Business: International Year One Options

The International Year One in the subject area of Business provides a robust foundation for global students eager to venture into the bustling world of business. These programmes offer an extensive selection of specialisations, including Business Management, Marketing, Finance, Economics, and Tourism and Hospitality, among others. Students can look forward to studying at esteemed universities and colleges in business hubs like the United Kingdom, United States of America, Australia, Canada, Germany, New Zealand, Singapore, and the United Arab Emirates.

Launch your business career with the International Year One, gaining crucial knowledge and skills that are highly sought after in the global business landscape. Whether you aspire to run your own business or hold a managerial role in a multinational company, this pathway equips you with the competencies to navigate the dynamic world of business.

View the universities and colleges listed below and complete the form at the bottom of the page or speak to your Study Centre if you are interested in progressing to any of these options.


Australia, renowned for its innovative business schools, offers a unique blend of theoretical knowledge and practical skills, ideal for shaping future global business leaders.

  • UNSW College
  • Curtin College
  • Deakin College
  • Eynesbury College
  • Edith Cowan College
  • Griffith College
  • La Trobe College
  • South Australian Institute of Business & Technology (SAIBT)
  • Sydney Institute of Business and Technology (SIBT)
  • University of Canberra College
  • University of Western Australia (UWA) College


Canada, known for its diverse economy and prestigious educational institutions, offers a practical and multicultural environment that is perfect for aspiring future business professionals starting their International Year One.

  • Fraiser International College
  • International College of Manitoba
  • Toronto Metropolitan University International College
  • Wilfrid Laurier International College


Germany, celebrated for its robust economy and industry-acclaimed business programmes, boasts an excellent setting for International Year One students to immerse themselves in the dynamic and innovative world of business.

  • Lancaster University Leipzig

New Zealand

New Zealand, known for its entrepreneurial spirit and innovative business environment, offers International Year One students a unique opportunity to learn and grow in a vibrant, forward-thinking economic landscape.

  • University of Waikato College
  • UC International College


Studying Business in New Zealand offers a unique perspective on global commerce, with its robust economy, innovative business practices, and high-quality education standards.

  • Curtin Singapore

United Kingdom

Studying Business in the UK provides a substantial foundation in business principles, offering a unique opportunity to gain cultural insights and broaden your global perspectives in a country renowned for its diverse business environment.

  • Cardiff University ISC
  • Kingston University ISC
  • Leeds Beckett University ISC
  • Leeds International Study Centre for University of Leeds
  • Liverpool John Moores University ISC
  • Royal Holloway University of London ISC
  • Teesside University ISC
  • University of Aberdeen ISC
  • University of Huddersfield ISC
  • University of Surrey ISC
  • ONCAMPUS Aston University
  • ONCAMPUS London South Bank University
  • ONCAMPUS University of Hull
  • ONCAMPUS University of Sunderland
  • ONCAMPUS Birkbeck University of London
  • ARU College
  • Birmingham City University International College
  • Brunel University London Pathway College
  • Hertfordshire International College
  • International College Portsmouth
  • International College Robert Gordon University
  • Keele University International College
  • University of Leicester Global Study Centre
  • The College, Swansea University
  • The University of Northampton International College
  • University of Plymouth International College
  • INTO University of Stirling
  • INTO Newcastle University
  • INTO Queens University Belfast
  • INTO University of East Anglia
  • INTO University of Exeter

United Arab Emirates

Studying business in the UAE presents an exceptional opportunity to gain insights into one of the world’s fastest-growing economies, lined with rich cultural experiences and a strong network of international corporate connections.

  • Murdoch University Dubai

United States of America

Embarking on a business-related International Year One in the USA offers a robust foundation for your career, providing insights into global markets and the principles of international trade.

  • Baylor University International Study Centre
  • James Madison University International Study Centre
  • Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi International Study Centre
  • University of Hartford International Study Centre
  • Western Washington University International Study Centre
  • Queens College GSSP
  • UMass Boston GSSP
  • INTO Drew University
  • INTO George Mason University
  • INTO Hofstra University
  • INTO Oregon State University
  • INTO Saint Louis University
  • INTO Suffolk University Boston
  • INTO University of Alabama at Birmingham

Contact us

If you are interested in applying to any of the above-listed institutions, please complete the form below and a member of NCUK’s Student Support team will provide you with more details. Please note that the availability of specific courses and admission requirements may vary between universities and programmes. Therefore, students are encouraged to contact NCUK for detailed information about available options.