• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 3 months

This Pre-Master Offers


The 3-month Pre-sessional Pre-Master’s combines a term of intensive preparation for postgraduate study with a specialist postgraduate degree in one study plan. After successfully completing the course in the INTO Centre, students will progress to their chosen postgraduate degree at Glasgow Caledonian University.

Features of Pre-sessional Pre-Master's:

  • A university quality assured and validated programme.
  • Improve your English language level to meet the entry requirements for your postgraduate degree.
  • Develop vocabulary that relates to your chosen degree.
  • Learn new academic study and research skills, such as research techniques and referencing.
  • Adapt to living and studying in the UK before starting your postgraduate degree.

Programme Structure

Among others, this course leads to the following degrees:

  • 3D Design for Virtual Environments-MSc
  • Accounting and Finance-MSc
  • Advanced Internetwork Engineering-MSc
  • Applied Instrumentation and Control-MSc
  • Big Data Technologies-MSc
  • Building Services Engineering-MSc
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering-MSc
  • Environmental Management (Waste, Energy, Water, Oil and Gas)-MSc
  • Fashion Business Creation (London)-MSc
  • Human Resource Management-MSc
  • International Banking, Finance and Risk Management-MSc
  • International Business Management-MSc
  • International Fashion Marketing-MSc

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 3 months
    • Duration description
      6 - 10 week courses available 
  • 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.

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Academic Requirements

Academic requirements:

    An ordinary degree or equivalent. Candidates with lesser qualifications but more than three years of work experience will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Previous study in a relevant academic discipline may be required for progression to certain Master's programmes. Work experience is mandatory for progression to MBA programmes.

    English requirements:

    • IELTS 5.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in all subskills) or equivalent.
    Age requirements:
    • 21 years and above

    Tuition Fee

    • International

      4500 GBP/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 4500 GBP per year and a duration of 3 months.
    We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

    Living costs for Glasgow

    • 620 - 1020 GBP/month
      Living Costs

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


    Check the programme website for information about funding options.

    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.