Exclusively designed for international students

The NCUK International Year One (IYOne) is a credit bearing qualification which enables students to study the first year of their UK Bachelor’s degree at an approved NCUK Study Centre, with guaranteed access to the second year of a UK Bachelor’s degree at one of twelve NCUK Guaranteed Universities.

You must be 17 years old and have completed 12 years of high school education and have a recognised English language qualification e.g. IELTS 5.0. For further (including country-specific) details, please see NCUK’s Entry Requirements.

For West African Senior School Certificate Examination

Successful completion of West African Senior School Certificate with grades of C6 or better in at least five modules including English and Maths.

English for Academic Purposes

All NCUK English modules provide essential preparation for university study. Your options are:

  • English for Academic Purposes for non-native speakers of English
  • English for Academic Purposes for Proficient Users for students who have previously studied in English but need a an
  • English language qualification for visa purposes
  • Research and Communications Skills for students who already have an English language qualification such as IELTS.

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