Pre-Masters Courses in the UK

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Pre-Masters Courses in the UK

What is a Pre-Masters?

A Pre-Masters is for international students who need to improve their English or develop research, academic writing and seminar skills ahead of a taught masters degree. Pre-Masters programmes in the UK are designed to prepare students fully for studying at postgraduate level.

Courses range in length from ten weeks to twelve months and provide an essential grounding for successful postgraduate study. A Pre-Masters will greatly increase the English language and study skills required for successful postgraduate study, as well as familiarising international students with UK teaching methods.

Do I need to study a Pre-Masters?

You will need to take a Pre-Masters if:

Pre-Masters entry requirements

You must have finished an undergraduate degree at a recognised institution with at least a pass. For a typical two-semester Pre-Masters, a minimum IELTS score of 5.5 is generally required.

If you have not yet reached the required score for your desired programme, you can take extra IELTS preparation lessons at our London Language Centre. Sign up for an IELTS practice test to improve your reading, writing, speaking and listening.

Top Pre-Masters programmes in the UK

UK universities welcome postgraduate students from all over the world and you should not be discouraged if your academic and English language skills fall short of what is required. Learn more about some of the best Pre-Masters providers in the UK:

Study a Pre-Masters in the UK

If you are an international student interested in postgraduate study in the UK, arrange your free consultation in London today.

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