Preparing students for direct entry to Year 1 of an undergraduate degree in Pharmacy at The University of Manchester.
On campus and online study options
This program is available to study either on campus or online – giving students the flexibility to choose what’s best for them.
If your student starts online, they’ll have the opportunity to transfer to an on-campus program the following term. They’ll need to meet any visa requirements and demonstrate good attendance and performance during their studies online.
If your student applies for an Online Extended program, they’ll be offered an Online Academic English plus online or on-campus academic pathway study plan.
Typically held Monday to Friday between 08.00 - 19.00 excluding bank holidays. However, there may be instances where classes need to be held outside these times due to unforeseen circumstances.
Maximum class size for English language teaching 25
International Foundation Certificate (RQF Level 3) from NCUK.
|Start Dates||September January|
|Program length||3 Terms|
Completion of 12 years of schooling (or local equivalent to meet the same standard) with good grades.
3 Terms: IELTS 6.0 (with a maximum of one subskill at 5.5 and all others at 6.0 or above) or equivalent
September 2022 start
Mon 12 September 2022 - Fri 16 December 2022
Mon 9 January 2023 - Fri 31 March 2023
Mon 17 April 2023 - Fri 16 June 2023
January 2023 start
Mon 9 January 2023 - Thu 6 April 2023
Mon 17 April 2023 - Fri 26 May 2023
Tue 30 May 2023 - Fri 25 August 2023
Term 1 modules
English for Academic Purposes and Study Skills
Information Communication Technologies (ICT)
Term 1 specialist modules
Final level %
English level %
ABB in Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics, students are required to attend an interview.