Our January-start Pre-Master’s in Business, Management and Finance enables you to gain a Graduate Diploma (GDip) and qualify for entry onto a selection of postgraduate business degree programmes in the following academic year.
It offers you the opportunity to develop your independent study and research skills through a combination of subject-specific modules. In addition, you will have the opportunity to improve your English language proficiency with our English and academic skills modules.
Fees & Scholarships
Fees for the Pre-Master’s GDip for the 2018-19 academic year are £9,250 for EU students and £15,200 for international students.
We offer one £5,000 tuition fee scholarship for our Pre-Master’s (Graduate Diploma) programme starting in January 2019.
You must have accepted a conditional offer of a place on our Pre-Master’s (GDip) programme via your application portal.
The scholarship application closing date is Friday 30 November 2018 at midnight.
How to apply
Apply for a place on the Pre-Master’s (GDip) programme
Once you have accepted your offer, please submit an essay (no more than 1000 words) to [email protected] answering the following question:
Why have you chosen your selected pathway programme; why have you applied to the University of Kent; and how do you see your pathway programme and subsequent degree at Kent preparing you for your life after graduation?
The University of Kent reserves the right not to allocate the awards if the selection panel identifies no suitable candidates. We expect to inform candidates whether or not they have been successful by mid-December prior to the academic year of entry.
For further details of these scholarships and information about pathway opportunities please contact [email protected]
For students continuing on this programme fees will increase year on year by no more than RPI + 3% in each academic year of study except where regulated. If you are uncertain about your fee status please contact [email protected]