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Alternative Pathways to Queen Mary University of London

In addition to our in-house foundation and Pre-Masters programmes, we also work in close partnership with external providers to offer you alternative pathways to study at Queen Mary University of London.


NCUK is a consortium of leading universities dedicated to giving international students guaranteed access to universities and helping students succeed when they get there. NCUK offers foundation and graduate pathway programmes, which are taught and quality assured by its global network of Study Centres around the world, with more than 50 Study Centres in more than 18 countries. If you pass your NCUK Qualification, you are guaranteed a place at an NCUK Partner University.

All NCUK qualifications include unique language and study skills preparation modules, English for Academic Purposes (EAP). These modules will equip you with the skills you need to succeed in your studies at a UK university.

To find out more information about NCUK and how they can help you, visit their website:


You can also gain entry to undergradaute or postgraduate degrees at Queen Mary via pathway programmes taught at Kaplan International College London.

Delivered by Kaplan at their London Bridge Centre, these programmes offer guaranteed progression onto a range of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes at Queen Mary University of London, subject to succesful completion with good attendance.

For further details about study at KIC London, including entry requirements and progression degrees available, please visit

OnCampus London

Queen Mary also works in partnership with OnCampus London, who offer a range of foundation and Pre-Masters programmes from their centre at Birkbeck, in the heart of the University of London.

Subject to achieving the necessary grades, students who successfully complete the OnCampus programmes can progress onto 30 different degree programmes at Queen Mary University of London.

To find out more information about OnCampus and how they can help you, visit their website:

Other Pathways

We also accept applications from students who have taken a wide-range of other international foundation programmes, including those studied with:

  • Abbey College
  • Bell English
  • Bellerbys
  • Bosworth College
  • Buckswood School
  • CATS
  • David Game College
  • EF
  • Kings Education
  • MPW

For further information, including entry requirements, please contact 

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