Your International Study Centre
The International Study Centre prepares international students for a range of undergraduate and postgraduate degrees at the University of Huddersfield. You will be part of the University from day one and have all the support you need to transition smoothly on to your chosen degree.
Your pathway to higher education
There is a course at the International Study Centre to suit everyone's interests and career ambitions. Programmes are provided by Study Group in collaboration with the University of Huddersfield. From bachelor's to master's preparation, our courses are designed to help you meet the academic and English language requirements you need to study at the University of Huddersfield. With small classes and dedicated teaching and support, we will help you adjust to studying in the UK.
Once you successfully complete your programme at the International Study Centre and achieve the required grades, you can enter your chosen undergraduate or postgraduate degree.
Prepare for university
You are a student at the University of Huddersfield from your very first day on campus. You’ll study and learn on campus and have full access to all University facilities, including the library, sports hall, and Students’ Union. At the International Study Centre, you will experience university-style teaching and develop your academic knowledge, English language level and employability skills.
Develop employability skills
All courses at the International Study Centre have integrated careers and employability element that we call CareerAhead. We will help you develop key employability skills, discover what you’re good at and prepare for your future career.
Join a global community
We welcome students from around the world, and we know how to help you adjust and make the most of your new environment during your time studying in the UK. As an international student, you’ll be part of a wide community of people from around the world with 120 nationalities represented at the University.
International Study Centre
The International Study Centre will help you take your first step towards a successful career. Based at the heart of the University of Huddersfield’s campus, we provide degree preparation programmes that are specifically designed for international students. Our courses will prepare you for the challenges of degree-level study and equip you with the academic knowledge, study and English language skills you need to succeed at the University of Huddersfield.
Why the University of Huddersfield?
The University of Huddersfield is a modern and innovative university that is dedicated to helping students towards career success. Through career-focused degrees, excellent teaching and a supportive learning experience, students at Huddersfield find themselves equipped with the skills and confidence for personal and professional success.
Excellent career prospects
Career-focused degrees, many offering internships and work placements, will equip you with real-world skills to prepare you for a career after graduation. Huddersfield is one of the top ten providers of work placement courses in the UK (Higher Education Statistics Agency, 2013/14), with over 2,000 students completing work placements at British and international businesses every year. The University also has two specialist advisers for international students as part of its Careers and Employability Service and was awarded a QS 5 Star rating for Employability in 2015.
All academic staff at the University are professional teachers, with every member being a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (a national organisation that marks Britain’s best lecturers). You’ll be taught by teachers who are experts in their fields, and there are over 100 professors with leading research and academic publications here.
A top student experience
The University is fifth in the world for best student experience, as voted for by international students in the International Student Barometer in 2015. Unlike some larger cities, Huddersfield offers a relatively low cost of living, giving you more for your money. This means it’s easier to enjoy all that Huddersfield, the University and the surrounding areas have to offer. With a thriving campus community, you’ll find 120 nationalities represented at the University and more than 100 student-run clubs for you to join. There’s something for every interest, ranging from sports and music to academic, politics and religion. And if you think something’s missing, you can always create your own.
Develop your potential
The International Learning Support Programme is a specialist team who helps international students adapt to studying in the UK and life in Huddersfield. Through their dedicated support, guidance and resources, you can achieve the best possible degrees and future success.
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