NCUK is unique in higher education. NCUK is a consortium of leading universities dedicated to giving international students guaranteed access to universities worldwide and helping them succeed when they get there. Our main office is located in Manchester, UK with other key staff members being located in China and the wider Asia region.
With a diverse set of qualifications available as well as opportunities for qualified students to progress directly to university, NCUK supports thousands of students each year on their academic journeys. As our qualifications are recognised by universities from within the NCUK Global Network and beyond, we are able to give students the best start and guarantee access to an NCUK University upon successful completion of their studies with us.
NCUK qualifications are designed in collaboration with our universities and combine high academic standards, with language, study, social and cultural skills. Students can study in their own country or at one of our Study Centres in the UK and Europe, taught by quality assured partners whose standards are as high as our own. Our qualifications are backed by fantastic levels of service and support, and an outstanding track record with over 40,000 students progressing to university since our inception.
Students who progress to NCUK Universities have a choice to study one of thousands of different degree courses, and enabling them to progress to enriching careers following graduation or obtaining further degrees.
NCUK qualifications are delivered at a multitude of Study Centres across the world allowing local students to study in their home countries before continuing their studies at university. Several Study Centres are also located in the UK and Europe which gives students the chance to begin their study abroad experience earlier. So far, over 90 Study Centres offer NCUK qualifications with this number growing each year in order to help more students achieve their dream of studying abroad.
After successfully completing their qualification, students are guaranteed access to 45+ NCUK Universities. Students have many options to choose from and can progress to universities in the UK, Australia, New Zealand, the USA, Canada and Malaysia.
NCUK qualifications are designed to prepare international students for university study with guaranteed access to universities worldwide.
NCUK specialises in helping international students take the next step in their academic career. We offer a range of qualifications – whether you want to start your degree course in the first or second year at university or prepare for postgraduate study – NCUK has something for everyone. Because our qualifications are designed in collaboration with our university partners, they are of the highest academic standard. Studying with us will also help you to improve your English language levels and develop a range of study and social skills.
NCUK’s Student Support Team
By studying one of our qualifications you also benefit from the services of the NCUK Student Support Team which is there to help you throughout the entire university application process and ensures that you get into the most appropriate degree course at university. The NCUK Student Support Team always acts in everyone’s best interest and provides expert guidance to students at every step of the way.
How can the NCUK Student Support Team help you?
The NCUK Student Support Team offers a number of services that will help during your time at your Study Centre and prepare you for university. This includes:
- How to write a personal statement
- Submitting university applications
- Applying for university accommodation
- Support with the visa process
The NCUK Student Support Team can fully support you when applying for university with the University Application Service. If you don’t get the grades you needed to get into your first-choice university, or perhaps you did better than expected or would like to change your degree course, then NCUK’s University Application Service will help you find an alternative solution so that you can still progress to university.