• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 9 months

This Pre-Bachelor Offers


International Year One in Hospitality, Events and Tourism features at University of Gloucestershire:

  • Develop the knowledge and skills for your chosen degree through a specialist pathway.
  • Study academic modules that reflect the first year of your chosen degree.
  • Guaranteed university placement for all successful students.
  • Benefit from smaller class sizes than at university, meaning you'll have more time with your teachers.
  • Adapt to studying in the UK thanks to university-style teaching for subject-based modules.
  • Guidance with your university application, ensuring you choose the best degree for you.

How will I be assessed?

Grades from the International Year One programme do not count towards your final degree, but help the University determine whether you meet the specified progression grades for entry to your chosen degree programme.

Assessment is both formal and informal. Informally, you will receive advice and feedback throughout your programme from your teachers. You will also be assessed by a combination of examinations and coursework, including written assignments, practical exercises, group and individual research projects, presentations, and problem-solving exercises. You are required to obtain 150 credits to complete the programme successfully.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Academic Skills for Undergraduate Study
  • English Language for Undergraduate Study

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 9 months
    • Duration description

      3 - 4 Terms

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

    Schedule IELTS

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Academic Requirements

Academic requirements:
  • Satisfactory completion of A-levels, a recognised Foundation, first year of an overseas university degree programme with good grades, or equivalent.

Age requirements:

  • 17 years and above 
English language requirements:
  • IELTS 5.0 or equivalent.

Living costs for Cheltenham

  • 660 - 1140 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


  • We’re committed to helping you achieve your study goals, no matter what your background or financial circumstances. We offer a range of generous scholarships to help towards your tuition fees.
  • We’re committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at a world-class university in the UK.
  • Are you thinking of applying to study at INTO London World Education Centre? You could be eligible for a scholarship worth up to 30% of your tuition fees.
  • All students are welcome to apply, no matter what your background or financial circumstance.

StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.