Progression Degrees

Our Pathway programmes are your opportunity to progress on to an undergraduate or postgraduate degree with Northumbria University.

Below, you will find more information about the courses available for you to progress on to, the grades you will need to attain to meet the entry criteria for your chosen course and the Pathway programmes that lead there.

 

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International Foundation Programme

Upon successful completion and subject to specific entry requirements, you can go on to study a range of undergraduate degrees at Northumbria University.

To progress and be eligible for entry onto our undergraduate degree programmes you must achieve at least 40% in your International Foundation Programme.

Please note that our undergraduate degrees are currently being reviewed, however, we have previously offered the opportunity for students to progress on to the following courses:

Your progression course Pathway
3D Design BA (Hons) Art, Design & Media
Accounting BSc (Hons)* Business and Law
American Studies BA (Hons) Humanities and Social Science
Animation BA (Hons) Art, Design & Media
Architecture BA (Hons) Art, Design & Media
Automotive Engineering BEng (Hons) Engineering
Biochemistry BSc (Hons) Applied Science
Biology BSc (Hons) Applied Science
Biomedical Science BSc (Hons) Applied Science
Building Surveying BSc (Hons) Humanities and Social Science
Business Management BA (Hons) Business and Law
Business and Human Resource Management BA (Hons) Business and Law
Business and Marketing Management BA (Hons) Business and Law
Business and Supply Chain Management BA (Hons) Business and Law
Chemistry BSc (Hons) Applied Science
Childhood and Early Years Studies BA (Hons) Humanities and Social Science
Civil Engineering BEng Engineering
Computer and Digital Forensics BSc (Hons) Computing
Computer Networks and Cyber Security BSc (Hons) Computing
Computer Science BSc (Hons) Computing
Computer Science with Artificial Intelligence BSc (Hons) Computing
Computer Science with Games Development BSc (Hons) Computing
Computer Science with Web Development BSc (Hons) Computing
Artificial Intelligence BSc (Hons)** Computing
Data Science BSc (Hons)** Computing
Games Computing BSc (Hons)** Computing
Networks and Cyber Security BSc (Hons)** Computing
Business Computing BSc (Hons)** Computing
Construction Engineering Management BSc (Hons) Engineering
Criminology and Forensic Science BSc (Hons) Humanities and Social Science
Criminology and Sociology BSc (Hons) Humanities and Social Science
Criminology BSc (Hons) Humanities and Social Science
Design for Industry BA (Hons) Art, Design & Media
Economics BSc Business and Law
Economics and Finance BSc Business and Law
Electrical and Electronic Engineering BEng (Hons) Engineering
English Language and Literature BA (Hons) Humanities and Social Science
English Language Studies BA (Hons) Humanities and Social Science
English Literature and Creative Writing BA (Hons) Humanities and Social Science
English Literature and History BA (Hons) Humanities and Social Science
English Literature and American Studies BA (Hons) Humanities and Social Science
English Literature BA (Hons) Humanities and Social Science
Entrepreneurship BA (Hons) Business and Law
Environmental Science BSc (Hons) Humanities and Social Science
Fashion BA (Hons) Art, Design & Media
Fashion Communication BA (Hons) Art, Design & Media
Fashion Design and Marketing BA (Hons) Art, Design & Media
Film and Television Production BA (Hons) Art, Design & Media
Film and Television Studies BA (Hons) Humanities and Social Science
Finance and Investment Management BSc (Hons) Business and Law
Fine Art BA (Hons) Art, Design & Media
Food Science and Nutrition BSc (Hons) Applied Science
Forensic Science BSc (Hons) Applied Science
Geography BA (Hons) Humanities and Social Science
Graphic Design BA (Hons) Art, Design & Media
Guidance and Counselling BA (Hons) Humanities and Social Science
Health and Social Care BSc (Hons) Humanities and Social Science
History and Politics BA (Hons) Humanities and Social Science
History BA (Hons) Humanities and Social Science
History and American Studies BA (Hons) Humanities and Social Science
Information Technology Management for Business BSc (Hons) Computing
Interior Architecture BA (Hons) Art, Design & Media
Interior Design BA (Hons) Art, Design & Media
International Business Management BSc (Hons) Business and Law
International Relations and Politics BA (Hons) Humanities and Social Science
Journalism and English Literature BA (Hons) Humanities and Social Science
Law LLB (Hons) Business and Law
Marketing BA (Hons) Business and Law
Mass Communication BA (Hons) Humanities and Social Science
Mass Communication with Advertising BA (Hons) Humanities and Social Science
Mass Communication with Business BA (Hons) Humanities and Social Science
Mass Communication with Public Relations BA (Hons) Humanities and Social Science
Mechanical Engineering BEng (Hons) Engineering
Media and Journalism BA (Hons) Humanities and Social Science
Physical Geography BSc (Hons) Humanities and Social Science
Professional Policing BSc (Hons) Humanities and Social Science
Psychology BSc (Hons) Humanities and Social Science
Psychology with Criminology BSc (Hons) Humanities and Social Science
Quantity Surveying BSc (Hons) Humanities and Social Science
Real Estate BSc (Hons) Humanities and Social Science
Sociology BSc (Hons) Humanities and Social Science
Sport Coaching BSc (Hons) Humanities and Social Science
Sport, Exercise and Nutrition BSc (Hons) Humanities and Social Science
Sport and Exercise Science BSc (Hons) Humanities and Social Science
Sport Management BSc (Hons) Humanities and Social Science
Tourism and Events Management BA (Hons) Business and Law

*Requires a Maths GCSE at Grade B/6 to progress. You will sit an additional Maths test during your International Foundation Programme.

**Available from September 2023.

International Year One – Business

Upon successful completion and subject to specific entry requirements, you can go on to join directly into the second year of a range of business undergraduate degrees at Northumbria University.

Your progression course
Business and Human Resource Management BA (Hons)
Business Management BA (Hons)
Business and Marketing BA (Hons)
Entrepreneurship BA (Hons)
Tourism and Events Management BA (Hons)

Pre-Masters Programmes

Upon successful completion and subject to specific entry requirements, you can go on to study a range of postgraduate degrees at Northumbria University.

To progress and be eligible for entry onto our postgraduate degree programmes you must achieve at least 50% in your Pre-Masters Programme.

Your progression course Pathway
International Business Management MSc Business
Business with Human Resource Management MSc Business
Business with Hospitality and Tourism Management MSc Business
Business with Logistics and Supply Chain Management MSc Business
Business Analytics MSc Business
International Finance and Investment MSc Business
Global Logistics, Operations and Supply Chain Management MSc Business
Digital Marketing MSc Business
Marketing MSc Business
Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management MSc Business
Business and Management MSc Business
Project Management MSc Business
International Development MSc Business
Psychology MSc Business
TESOL MA Business
Engineering Management MSc Business
Construction Project Management with BIM MSc Business
Construction Management with Building Information Modelling MSc Business
Mechanical Engineering MSc Engineering
Renewable and Sustainable Energy Technologies MSc Engineering
Microelectronic and Communications Engineering MSc Engineering
Electrical Power Engineering MSc Engineering
Computer Science MSc Computing
Data Science MSc Computing
Information Science (Data Analytics) MSc Computing
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“The International Foundation Programme is very supportive and will enable me to progress on to my chosen undergraduate degree. I have chosen to study a Computer Science degree because I’m very interested in the sector and there are loads of job opportunities back in my home country; Bangladesh.”

Aksar Ahmed Bahar
International Foundation Programme

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