international students in business class

Study and prepare for your master's degree.

Applications for 2023 entry will open soon.

1 semester
Bishop Otter Campus


Application deadline

1-semester Pre-Masters (June start): Deadline for applications 31st March 2023

The University of Chichester International Pre-Masters is a 1-semester course which, on successful completion, allows progression onto a range of master’s courses in the University of Chichester’s Business School and Department of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics.

The course offers students subject-specific content, academic English, and research and critical thinking skills training in preparation for postgraduate study.

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The Course

What will you study

Throughout this course, you will study a variety of modules including:

  • Academic English and Post-Graduate Study Skills
  • Critical Thinking and Academic Integrity
  • Research Techniques for Business
  • Contemporary Topics in Business and Management
  • Personal and Professional Development
  • Data Analytics for Business
  • Advanced Topics in Business and Management
  • Project Management

This list is indicative and subject to change.

Teaching and Assessment

How you will learn

The Pre-Master’s programme is designed to ensure that students are thoroughly prepared for progression onto their master’s programme. It is delivered via a combination of face-to-face lectures and online resources, such as pre-recorded lectures and videos.

Contact hours include lectures, tutorials, and workshops. Modules are interactive and practical, the skills acquired underpinned by a broad theoretical framework.

Face-to-face content is delivered in small groups (of typically 15 students). Tutorials and workshops are interactive and provide plenty of opportunities for student feedback and engagement.

Assessments consist of a combination of coursework, project work, and written examinations.


Study in a world-class facilities

Where Can This Take You?

This pre-masters course leads directly into master’s level Business and Computer Science programmes:

  • MSc International Business
  • MSc International Business and Finance
  • MSc Digital Marketing
  • MSc Data Science and Analytics
  • MSc Computer Science


Course Costs

Course Fees 2023/24 entry

One Semester Fee

For further details about fees, please see our Tuition Fees page.

For further details about international scholarships, please see our Scholarships page.

To find out about any additional costs on this course, please see our Additional Costs page.

Entry Requirements

See our entry requirements

To view our entry requirements specific to your country, please download the list of entry requirements.

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