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Pathway programmes

Get to where you want to be

The University of Aberdeen International Study Centre is here to help you succeed. Our dedicated pathway programmes combine English language preparation, academic study skills and subject preparation — everything you need to succeed at a top-ranking university.

You will learn from expert tutors who are specialists in international education. Each of our pathways include a range of modules designed to complement the University syllabus, ensuring you progress on to your degree of choice. We offer a variety of pathways, whether undergraduate or postgraduate, with different choices of entry points — so no matter where you are in your education journey, you can find success at the University of Aberdeen.

Your path to success

Supportive environment

By studying at the International Study Centre, you become a part of the Aberdeen Family, a close community of students from around the world. This international network creates a welcoming and supportive atmosphere as you settle into UK life.

Small class sizes

Study in small class sizes with other students adjusting to the UK education system before transitioning into university life. Our teachers are experts in international education, so you can get the care and support you need before progress.

Skills for success

Alongside your classes, you will also develop career skills to prepare you for the world of work after you graduate. You will focus on building your teamwork, problem-solving and communication skills to create a well-rounded learning experience.

Join us today

Our student enrolment advisors are available to answer your questions and help you with your application. We are looking forward to welcoming you to the Aberdeen family.