University of East London International Study Centre

We Help Students Succeed.

“As Centre Director for the International Study Centre at the University of East London, I look forward to welcoming you to your studies at the University of East London. Our team of dedicated staff is here to support you through your studies, and we look forward to seeing you achieve, succeed and grow.”

Simon Fitch
UEL ISC Centre Director

Study with us.

Our courses are designed to give you the knowledge you need to be able to succeed at the University of East London at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. At the International Study Centre, located in the heart of the Docklands Campus, you will learn in a supportive environment, in small class sizes with other international students.

With regular personal tutorial sessions, supplementary classes, and a timetable designed to maximise your ability to learn, you will be encouraged to reach your full potential by our friendly staff. As a full University of East London student, your student experience will include access to university facilities, the Students Union, and a range of social activities on campus.

Achieve. Succeed. Grow.

What We Offer

International Foundation Year

International Foundation Year

A range of International Foundation Year Programmes in:

  • Architecture
  • Business & Management
  • Engineering, Computing and Science
  • Humanities & Social Science

International Foundation Programme

These integrated programmes are designed to give you a seamless transition from the Foundation to Degree Programme (Foundation + Degree on one visa). A range of International Foundation Programmes in the areas of:

  • Accounting
  • Business
  • Engineering
  • Hospitality Management
  • Law

International Year One

Designed for international students, International Year One is equivalent to the first year of a bachelors degree.

  • International Year One in Business
  • International Year One in Engineering
  • International Year One in Computer Science
  • International Year One in Hospitality Management
International graduate diploma international study center

International Graduate Diploma in Business and Humanities

This three-term programme is designed to prepare you for postgraduate studies. Combining essential business knowledge with academic skills modules is a great starting place for someone who wants to get the most out of their postgraduate taught masters.
Choose between a Business Stream or a Humanities Stream to tailor this programme according to your study plan.

Pre-Master’s Programme

Studying for a Master’s in the UK can be daunting. In only one year of study, you need to be able to confidently construct impactful academic arguments and ensuring your academic research and writing skills are strong. For many students they need extra support before beginning their studies at postgraduate level. UEL’s Pre-Master’s Programme is designed to familiarise yourself with the skills and expectations of studying at postgraduate level at the university.

Pre-Sessional English

Whether you are looking to study at undergraduate or postgraduate level, if you don’t meet the IELTS requirements for your choice of degree at the University of East London, you will be able to improve your level of English on a pre-sessional English course of either 5 or 11 weeks, depending on your level of English.

Why study at the International Study Centre at the University of East London?

You are enrolled as a UEL student & will have access to UEL facilities & Students Union

Guaranteed first year accommodation on campus (for students over 18 years of age)

Interactive lessons designed to improve your confidence

Weekly Personal Tutorial Sessions during your pathway programme

Study on a campus with over 17,000 students from 147 different countries

The University is ranked in the world’s top 200 young universities (Times Higher, 2018)