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International Diploma Programme

Southwark Campus

Mode: Full-time

Overview

This course is only open to International students from non-EU countries.

A comprehensive programme equivalent to Year 1 of an undergraduate degree for international students with additional English for Academic Purposes, offering guaranteed progression* to Year 2 of the following degree programmes at London South Bank University:

  • BA (Hons) Business Administration
  • BA (Hons) Business Studies

The International Diploma Programme will give you a good grounding in your chosen subjects and will allow you to learn the study skills and research methods that you will need during your undergraduate degree studies.

You will study and live on campus, so that you are part of University life from the start. This includes full use of the all the university's academic, social and sporting facilities.

Mode

Full time (up to 28 hours per week)

Duration

3 terms

Modules

All students study the following academic modules:

  • Business Environment
  • Managing Financial Resources and Decisions
  • Organisations and Behaviour
  • Marketing Principles
  • Business Decision Making
  • Financial Accounting and Reporting
  • Business Skills for Proposals and Pitches
  • Study and Communication Skills for Business

Plus Academic English to prepare for the LSBU English Language Exam

Entry requirements

English

From 5.0 IELTS or equivalent

Academic

Entry onto the International Diploma Programme is subject to meeting the specified entry requirements.

How to apply

Instructions for non UK/EU international applicants

To make your application to study at LSBU please complete the online application below. Once this has been received the Admissions team will be back in touch to support you through the remainder of the process. You will need to make sure you have the relevant documents that are listed on the application form which can help to speed up the process.

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Prepare to start

Read student profiles to better understand the student experience.

Fees and funding

For more information, including how and when to pay, see our fees and funding section for undergraduate students.

Please check your fee status and whether you are considered a Home, EU or International student for fee-paying purposes and for our regulatory returns, by reading the UKCISA regulations.

See our Tuition Fees Regulations (PDF File 143 KB) and Refund Policy (PDF File 102 KB).

Possible fee changes

The University reserves the right to increase its fees in line with changes to legislation, regulation and any government guidance or decisions.

The fees for international students are reviewed annually and the University reserves the right to increase the tuition fees in line with the RPIX measure of inflation up to 4 per cent.

Scholarships

We offer several types of fee reduction through our scholarships and bursaries. Find the full list and other useful information on our scholarships page.