NCUK partners with BAK International Study Centre


NCUK has partnered with BAK International Study Centre to offer students in Kazakhstan the opportunity to take the NCUK International Foundation Year. This high-quality qualification will be delivered at this new Study Centre located in Astana, starting from September 2023.

City of Astana

Students who choose the International Foundation Year at the newly established NCUK Study Centre will gain essential academic and English language skills to advance their studies at leading universities worldwide. BAK International Study Centre provides a wide array of programs for students, which now includes our International Foundation Year qualification.

This qualification is specifically designed to cater to the dynamic needs of students aiming to progress in their education and serves as a bridge to university. The International Foundation Year is a widely recognised qualification and following successful completion, students can gain guaranteed* entry to an undergraduate degree at one of 45+ NCUK University Partners.

NCUK offers its best wishes to the team at BAK International Study Centre as they prepare to welcome their first intake of International Foundation Year students in September 2023.

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