Preparing students for direct entry to Year 2 of an undergraduate degree in subjects such as Accounting and Finance at the University of Exeter.
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.
Classes are held Monday to Friday between 8.30am-6.30pm, excluding bank holidays.
Maximum class size for English language teaching 17
Certificate of Higher Education (FHEQ Level 4) from the University of Exeter.
Take a look at our student progression results in International Year One in Business and Administrative Studies for 2018-19.
Passed: % of those who completed their pathway
Eligible: % eligible to progress to University of Exeter of those who passed
|Start Dates||September January|
|Program length||3 Terms|
Satisfactory completion of A-levels, or first year of overseas university degree with good grades or equivalent.
3 Terms: IELTS 5.5 (with a minimum of 5.0 in all subskills) or equivalent
September 2022 start
Mon 19 September 2022 - Fri 16 December 2022
Mon 16 January 2023 - Fri 7 April 2023
Mon 24 April 2023 - Fri 9 June 2023
January 2023 start
Mon 9 January 2023 - Fri 7 April 2023
Mon 24 April 2023 - Fri 16 June 2023
Mon 26 June 2023 - Fri 1 September 2023
A total of 120 credits must be earnt to successfully complete the pathway programme.
Term 1 modules
English Language Skills for Undergraduate Studies
Introduction to Financial Accounting
Introduction to Management Accounting
Introduction to Statistics
Management Concepts and Practice
Principles of Economics (Macroeconomics)
Principles of Economics (Microeconomics)
Final level %
English level %
Accounting and Business-BSc (Hons)
55% average across Introduction to Financial Accounting and Introduction to Management Accounting
Accounting and Finance-BSc (Hons)
Average of 55% across Introduction to Financial Accounting and Introduction to Management Accounting
Business Economics-BSc (Hons)
Average of 55% across Principles of Economics (Microeconomics) and Principles of Economics (Macroeconomics)