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Degree Progression

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Degree Progression

The tables below list the degree programmes associated with each foundation route:

When you join the International Study Centre, you will be required to select one undergraduate degree choice from one of the six programme routes available and will receive a conditional offer for your choice.

Once you complete the programme and achieve the required grades, you can enter the first year of your chosen undergraduate degree at the University.

Degree progression routes and entry requirements for progression are subject to change.

Progression routes from Business and Management

You will be asked to choose one degree during your first term at the International study Centre from the list below.  

Available degree programmes:
Overall Grade % English Grade % Maths Grade % Other Conditions %
Advertising & Marketing BA (Hons)
75 60 70 n/a
Business Analytics and Consultancy BSc (Hons)
70 60 75 n/a
Business Analytics and Consultancy (Study Abroad) BSc (Hons)
70 60 75 n/a
Business Analytics & Consultancy (Industrial Placement) BSc (Hons)
70 60 75 n/a
Business Economics (Industry) BSc (Hons)
70 60 70 n/a
Business Studies BSc (Hons)
70 60 65 n/a
Business Studies (Industry) BSc (Hons)
70 60 65 Core Maths n/a
Business Studies (Study Abroad) BSc (Hons)
70 60 70 n/a
Economics BA 70 60 70 Core Maths n/a
Economics BSc (Hons)
70 60 70 n/a
Economics MEcon (Hons) 75 60 75 Core Maths n/a
Economics and International Relations BA (Hons)
70 60 70 n/a
Economics and Politics BA (Hons)
70 60 70 n/a
Economics (Study Abroad) BSc (Hons)
70 60 75 n/a
Entrepreneurship with Management BA (Hons)
70 60 70 n/a
International Business Management (France) BBA (Hons)^
70  60 70 n/a
International Business Management (Germany) BBA (Hons)^
70  60 70 n/a
International Business Management (Italy) BBA (Hons)^
70 60 70 n/a
International Business Management (Spain) BBA (Hons)^ 70 60 70 Core Maths n/a
European Languages and Management Studies BA (Hons)^
70 60 65 n/a
International Business Management (Mexico) BBA (Hons)
70 60 70 n/a
Marketing (BSc)
70 60 65 n/a
Marketing (Study Abroad) BSc (Hons) 70 60 70 n/a
Marketing Management (Study Abroad) BSc (Hons)
75
60
70
n/a
Marketing Management BSc (Hons)
70 
60
65 Core Maths n/a
Management & Organisation (Study Abroad) BA (Hons)
75 60 65 n/a
Marketing & Design BSc (Hons)
70
60
65
n/a
Marketing with Psychology BSc (Hons)
70 60
65
n/a
Management BBA (Hons)
75 60 70 n/a
Management (Study Abroad) BBA (Hons)
75 60 70 n/a
Management and Information Technology (MIT) BSc (Hons) (Industry)
70 60 65 n/a
Management & Organisational Behaviour BA (Hons)
70 60 65 n/a
Management and Organisational Behaviour (Industry) BA (Hons)
70 60 70 n/a
Management & Human Resources BA (Hons)
70 60 65 n/a
Management and Human Resources (Industry) BA (Hons) 70 60 70 n/a
Management and Human Resources (Study Abroad) BA (Hons)
70 60 70 n/a
Management and Organisation BA (Hons)  75 60 65 n/a
Management, Politics and International Relations (Industry) BSc (Hons) 70 60 70 Core Maths n/a
Management & Organisational Behaviour (Study Abroad) BA (Hons)
70 60 65 n/a
Management and Entrepreneurship BA (Hons)
70 60 65 n/a
Management and Entrepreneurship (Industry) BA (Hons)
70 60 65 n/a
Management Studies and European Languages BA (Hons)
70 60 65
n/a
Management and Psychology BA (Hons)
70 60 65 n/a
Management and Sociology BA (Hons)
70 
60
65
n/a
Philosophy, Politics and Economics BA (Hons)
70 60 70 n/a
Department: Accounting and Finance Overall Grade % English Grade % Maths Grade % Other Conditions %
Accounting & Economics BSc (Hons)
70 60 70 n/a
Accounting & Finance BSc (Hons) 70 60 70 n/a
Accounting, Finance & Computer Science BSc (Hons)
70 60 70 n/a
Accounting & Management Studies BSc (Hons)
70 60 70 n/a
European-Latin American Management (Mexico) BBA
70 60 70 Core Maths  n/a
Finance & Management Studies BSc (Hons)
70 60 70 n/a
Finance BSc (Hons)
70 60 70 n/a
Finance & Economics BSc (Hons)
70 60 70 n/a

Progression routes from Engineering and Computing

You will be asked to choose one degree during your first term at the International Study Centre from the list below. You will receive a conditional offer for your chosen degree. This offer will be made unconditional on successful completion of the course and on achieving the required progression grades.

Available degree programmes: Overall Grade % English Grade % Maths Grade % Other Conditions %
Chemical Engineering BEng (Hons) 70 60  70 65 average in Chemistry
Chemical Engineering MEng (Hons) 75 60 70 65 average in Chemistry
Communication Systems and Electronics BEng (Hons) 70 60 70 n/a
Communication Systems and Electronics (with Industrial Experience) MEng (Hons) 70 60 70 n/a
Computer Science BSc (Hons) 70 60 65 n/a
Computer Science (Study Abroad)*** BSc
75 60
70 Average n/a
Computer Science (with Industrial Experience) MSci (Hons)
75 60
65 Average
n/a
Computer Systems Engineering BEng
70
60 70 n/a
Computer Systems Engineering MEng
75 60 70 n/a
Electronic & Electrical Engineering BEng 70 60 70 Average n/a
Electronic & Electrical Engineering MEng
75
60 70 Average
n/a
Engineering (Study Abroad) BEng 70 60 70 n/a
Engineering (Study Abroad) Meng 75 60 75 n/a
Engineering BEng
70 60 70 n/a
IT for Creative Industries BSc (Hons)  70 60 65 n/a
IT for Creative Industries (with Industrial Experience) MSci (Hons) 75 60  65 Average n/a
Mechanical Engineering BEng
70
60 70 n/a
Mechanical Engineering MEng
75
60 70 n/a
Mechatronics BEng (Hons) 70 60 70 Average n/a
Mechatronics MEng (Hons) 75 60 70 Average n/a
Nuclear Engineering BEng (Hons) 70 60 70 n/a
Nuclear Engineering MEng (Hons)
75
60 70 n/a
Natural Sciences BSc 75 60 75 Pure and Applied Maths 75 Average in Physics or Chemistry
Natural Sciences MSci 75 60 75 Pure and Applied Maths 75 Average in Physics or Chemistry
Natural Sciences North America BSc 75 60 75 Pure and Applied Maths 75 Average in Physics or Chemistry
Natural Sciences North America MSci
75 60 75 Pure and Applied Maths 75 Average in Physics or Chemistry
Nuclear Engineering BEng 70 60 70 Average n/a
Nuclear Engineering MEng 75 60 70 Average n/a
Physics BSc 75 60 80 80 Physics
Physics MPhys 80 60 80 80 Physics
Physics North America MPhys 80 60 80 80 Physics
Physics with Particle Physics & Cosmology BSc
75 60 80 80 Physics
Physics with Particle Physics & Cosmology MPhys
80 60 80 80 Physics
Physics, Astrophysics and Cosmology BSc
75 60 80 80 Physics
Physics, Astrophysics and Cosmology MPhys
80 60 80 80 Physics
Software Engineering BSc (Hons) 70 60 65  n/a
Software Engineering (with Industrial Experience) MSci (Hons)  70 60 65 n/a
Sustainable Engineering BEng
70
60 70 n/a
Sustainable Engineering MEng
75 60 70 n/a
Theoretical Physics BSc 75 60 80 80 Physics
Theoretical Physics MPhys 80 60 80 80 Physics
Theoretical Physics with Mathematics BSc Hons
75
60 80 80 Physics
Theoretical Physics with Mathematics MSci Hons 80 60 80 80 Physics
Theoretical Physics with Mathematics (North America) MSci
80 60 80 80 Physics

Progression routes from Law

You will be asked to choose one degree during your first term at the International Study Centre from the list below. You will receive a conditional offer for your chosen degree. This offer will be made unconditional on successful completion of the course and on achieving the required progression grades.

Available degree programmes: Overall Grade % English Grade % Maths Grade % Other Conditions %
Criminology BA (Hons) 70 60 n/a n/a
Criminology with French Studies BA
70 60 n/a n/a
Criminology & Sociology BA (Hons)
70 60 n/a n/a
Law LLB 75 60 n/a n/a
Law & Criminology LLB
70 60 n/a n/a
Law & Politics LLB
70 60 n/a n/a

Progression routes from Social Studies

You will be asked to choose one degree during your first term at the International Study Centre from the list below. You will receive a conditional offer for your chosen degree. This offer will be made unconditional on successful completion of the course and on achieving the required progression grades.

Available degree programmes: Overall Grade % English Grade % Maths Grade % Other Conditions %
English Language (Study Abroad) BA (Hons)
70 60 n/a n/a
English Language BA (Hons)
70 60 n/a n/a
English Language with Chinese BA (Hons) +
70  60  n/a n/a
English Language and French Studies BA (Hons) *
70  60  n/a n/a
English Language and German Studies BA (Hons) *
70  60  n/a n/a
English Language and Linguistics BA (Hons)
70 60  n/a n/a
English Language in the Media BA (Hons)
70  60  n/a n/a
English Language in the Media (Study Abroad)
70 60 n/a n/a
English Language and Spanish Studies BA (Hons) *
70  60  n/a n/a
Ethics, Philosophy and Religion BA (Hons)
70 60  n/a n/a
Film BA (Hons)
70  60  n/a n/a
Film and Philosophy BA (Hons)
70 60 n/a n/a
Film and Sociology BA (Hons)
70 60 n/a n/a
Film and Theatre BA (Hons)
70 60 n/a n/a
Film, Media and Cultural Studies BA (Hons)
70 60 n/a n/a
French Studies and Linguistics BA (Hons) *
70 60 n/a n/a
French Studies and Film BA (Hons) * 70 60 n/a n/a
French Studies BA (Hons) * 70 60 n/a n/a
French Studies and German Studies BA (Hons) * 70 60 n/a n/a
French Studies and History BA (Hons) * 70 60 n/a n/a
French Studies and Philosophy BA (Hons) * 70 60 n/a n/a
French Studies and Psychology BA (Hons)
70 60 65 Core Maths n/a
French Studies and Politics BA (Hons) * 70 60 n/a n/a
French Studies and Theatre BA (Hons)
70 60 n/a n/a
French Studies and Spanish Studies BA (Hons) * 70 60 n/a n/a
French Studies with Chinese BA (Hons) + 70 60 n/a n/a
French Studies with Italian BA (Hons) * 70 60 n/a n/a
German Studies BA (Hons) * 70 60 n/a n/a
German Studies and Film BA (Hons) *
70 60 n/a n/a
German Studies and History BA (Hons) *
70 60 n/a n/a
German Studies and Philosophy BA (Hons) *
70 60 n/a n/a
German Studies and Psychology BA (Hons) *
70 60 65 Core Maths n/a
German Studies and Theatre BA (Hons) *
70 60 n/a n/a
German Studies and Politics BA (Hons) *
70 60 n/a n/a
German Studies and Spanish Studies BA (Hons) *
70 60 n/a n/a
German Studies with Chinese BA (Hons) *
70 60 n/a n/a
German Studies with Italian BA (Hons) *
70 60 n/a n/a
German Studies and Linguistics BA (Hons) * 70  60 n/a n/a
History BA (Hons)
70 60 n/a n/a
History and International Relations BA (Hons)
70 60 n/a n/a
History and Philosophy BA (Hons)
70 60 n/a n/a
History and Politics BA (Hons) 70 60 n/a n/a
History and Religious Studies BA (Hons)
70 60 n/a n/a
History, Philosophy and Politics BA (Hons)
70 60 n/a n/a
International Relations 70 60 n/a n/a
International Relations and Religious Diversity BA (Hons) 70 60  n/a n/a
Linguistics BA (Hons) * 70  60  n/a n/a
Linguistics (Study Abroad) BA (Hons)
70 60 n/a n/a
Linguistics with Chinese BA (Hons) + 70  60  n/a n/a
Linguistics and Philosophy BA (Hons) * 70  60 n/a n/a
Linguistics and Psychology BA (Hons) * 70 60  65 Core Maths n/a
Media & Cultural Studies BA (Hons) 70 60 n/a n/a
Medieval and Renaissance Studies BA (Hons)
70 60 n/a n/a
Modern Languages BA (Hons) *
70 60 n/a n/a
Modern Languages & Cultures (MLang) * 70 60 n/a n/a
Peace Studies & International Relations BA (Hons) 70 60 n/a n/a
Philosophy BA (Hons) 70 60  n/a n/a
Philosophy and Politics BA (Hons)
70 60 n/a n/a
Philosophy with Chinese BA (Hons)
70 60 n/a n/a
Philosophy and Religious Studies BA (Hons) 70 60 n/a n/a
Politics BA (Hons) 70 60 n/a n/a
Politics (Study Abroad) BA (Hons)
70 60 n/a n/a
Politics and Sociology BA (Hons)
70 60 n/a n/a
Politics with Chinese BA (Hons)
70 60 n/a n/a
Politics and Religious Studies BA (Hons) 70 60  n/a n/a
Politics with International Relations BA (Hons) 70 60 n/a n/a
Psychology BA 70 60 65 Core Maths n/a
Psychology BSc 70 60 65 Core Maths n/a  
Religious Studies BA (Hons) 70 60 n/a n/a
Religious Studies and Sociology BA (Hons)
70 60 n/a n/a
Religious Studies with Chinese BA (Hons)
70 60 n/a n/a
Sociology BA (Hons) 70 60 n/a n/a
Spanish Studies BA (Hons) *
70 60 n/a n/a
Spanish Studies and Film BA (Hons) *
70 60 n/a n/a
Spanish Studies and History BA (Hons) *
70 60 n/a n/a
Spanish Studies and Philosophy BA (Hons) *
70 60 n/a n/a
Spanish Studies and Psychology BA (Hons) *
70 60 65 Core Maths n/a
Spanish Studies and Theatre BA (Hons) *
70 60 n/a n/a
Spanish Studies and Politics BA (Hons) *
70 60 n/a n/a
Spanish Studies with Chinese BA (Hons) *
70 60 n/a n/a
Spanish Studies with Italian BA (Hons) *
70 60 n/a n/a
Spanish Studies and Linguistics * 70  60  n/a n/a
Theatre BA (Hons)
70 60 n/a n/a

Progression routes from Life Sciences

You will be asked to choose one degree during your first term at the International Study Centre from the list below. You will receive a conditional offer for your chosen degree. This offer will be made unconditional on successful completion of the course and on achieving the required progression grades.

Available degree programmes: Overall Grade % English Grade % Maths Grade % Other Conditions %
Biochemistry BSc 70 60 65 n/a
Biochemistry (Study Abroad) BSc
75 60 65 
n/a
Biochemistry with Biomedicine BSc 70 60 65 n/a
Biochemistry with Genetics BSc 70 60 65 n/a
Biomedicine MSci 75 60 65 60 Chemistry
Biomedicine BSc 75 60 65 60 Chemistry
Biomedicine (Study Abroad) BSc 75 60 65 Core Maths 60 Chemistry
Biomedicine (Study Abroad) MSci 75 60 65 Core Maths 60 Chemistry
Biology BSc 70 60 65 n/a
Biology MSci 75 60 65 n/a
Biological Sciences BSc 70 60 70 n/a
Biological Sciences MSci 75 60 65 n/a
Biological Sciences (Study Abroad) BSc
75 60 65 n/a
Biological Sciences with Biomedicine BSc 70 60 65 60 Chemistry
Biology with Psychology BSc ** 70 60 65 60 Chemistry
Biomedical Science BSc 70 60 65 n/a
Bioscience with Entrepreneurship BSc (Hons)
70 60 65 Core Maths

60 Chemistry

Chemistry MChem
75  60  65  60 Chemistry
Chemistry BSc 70 60 65  60 Chemistry
Chemistry/North America BSc 75  60 65 60 Chemistry
Earth and Environmental Science BSc 70 60  70 60 Chemistry
Earth and Environmental Science MSci 70 60 70 60 Chemistry
Earth and Environmental Science (Study Abroad) BSc
70 60 70 Core Maths n/a
Earth and Environmental Science (Study Abroad) MSci 70 60 70 Core Maths n/a
Ecology and Conservation (Professional Experience) MSci 70 60 65 n/a
Ecology & Conservation (Study Abroad) BSc 75 60
65 
n/a
Ecology and Conservation BSc ** 70
60 65 Core Maths n/a
Environmental Biology (Study Abroad) BSc 75 60 65 n/a
Environmental Biology (Study Abroad) MSci 75 60 65 n/a
Environmental Biology BSc **
70
60
65 n/a
Environmental Biology MSci 70 60 65 Core Maths n/a
Environmental Science and Technology BSc 70 60 70 n/a
Environmental Science and Technology (Professional Experience) MSci 75 60 70 n/a
Environmental Science BSc 70 60 70 Core Maths n/a
Environmental Science MSci 70 60 70 Core Maths n/a
Environmental Science (Study Abroad) BSc 70 60 70 n/a
Environmental Science (Study Abroad) MSci
70 60 70 n/a
Natural Sciences BSc 75 60 75 Core Maths 75 Average in Physics or Chemistry
Natural Sciences MSci
75 60 75 Core Maths 75 Average in Physics or Chemistry
Natural Sciences/ North America BSc
75 60 75 Core Maths 75 Average in Physics or Chemistry
Natural Sciences/ North America MSci
75 60 75 Core Maths 75 Average in Physics or Chemistry
Psychology BA
70 60 65 Core Maths n/a
Psychology BSc
70 60 65 Core Maths n/a

Progression routes from Mathematics and Statistics

You will be asked to choose one degree during your first term at the International Study Centre from the list below. You will receive a conditional offer for your chosen degree. This offer will be made unconditional on successful completion of the course and on achieving the required progression grades.

Available degree programmes: Overall Grade % English Grade % Maths Grade (average) % Other Conditions %
Accounting, Finance & Mathematics BSc (Hons) 70 60 70 n/a
Accounting, Finance & Mathematics (Industry) BSc Hons 70 60  70  n/a
Computer Science and Mathematics BSc (Hons)
70 60 70 Average
n/a
Computer Science and Mathematics MSci (Hons)
70 60 70 Average n/a
Economics & Mathematics BSc (Hons) 70 60 70 n/a
Financial Mathematics BSc (Hons)
70 60 70 Average n/a
Financial Mathematics MSci (Hons) 70 60 70 Average n/a
Financial Mathematics (Industry) BSc (Hons) 70 60 70 n/a
French Studies and Mathematics BA (Hons) *
70 60 70 n/a
French Studies and Computing BSc *
70 60 65 n/a
German Studies and Mathematics BA (Hons)
70 60 70 n/a
German Studies and Computing BSc * 70 60 65 n/a
Management Maths BSc (Hons)
70 60 70 n/a
Mathematics BSc (Hons)
70 60 70 Average n/a
Mathematics MSci (Hons) 70 60 70 Average n/a
Mathematics (Study Abroad) MSci (Hons)
70 60 70 n/a
Mathematics and Philosophy BA (Hons)
70 60 70 n/a
Mathematics with Statistics BSc (Hons)
70 60 70 Average n/a
Mathematics with Statistics MSci (Hons) 70 60 70 Average n/a
Mathematics with Statistics (Study Abroad) MSci (Hons)  70 60 70 n/a
Spanish Studies and Mathematics BA (Hons)
70 60
n/a 70 Average maths
Spanish Studies and Computing BSc (Hons) 70 60 n/a 65 Average maths
Statistics BSc (Hons)
70
60 n/a 70 Average maths
Statistics MSci (Hons)
70 60 n/a 70 Average maths
Statistics (Study Abroad) MSci (Hons)
70 60 n/a 70 average maths

* French, German or Spanish language may be taken as a beginner - grade A required in language at GCSE level.
** These degree programmes are delivered/jointly delivered by the Faculty of Science and Technology.
*** Offers for these courses are not guaranteed and an interview may be required.
^ Degrees which include a language require a good proficiency in the language concerned
+ Study of Modern/Classical language required at GCSE or A/AS level

In order to progress to the degree programme you will need to obtain an overall grade at the end of your course, and a minimum English grade on the final English Skills module. Most degrees also require that a minimum Mathematics grade is also obtained.

Please note: The Masters courses listed on this page (MSci, MEng, MPhys) are 4-year degrees.

These degrees and grades are subject to change.