This pre masters course prepares international students for guaranteed entry to a MBA in Oil and Gas Management at the Coventry University Business School. Please note: this course is offered at the Coventry University London Campus, in the City of London.
Note: this course is for students who do not meet the minimum academic or English requirements for direct entry to a master's degree. Please see Entry Requirements below for further details.
The London Campus is located in the City of London and is equipped with state of the art technology, including a unique simulated trading floor. This course is a comprehensive programme of academic study and English language preparation, which includes up to 25 hours of classroom lessons per week. Depending on your chosen degree subject and study needs, you will take a combination of the following modules:
- Academic English & Study Skills (including IELTS preparation).
- Business and Computing.
- Research Methods, Data Analysis and Project Planning.
- Research Project
- Information & Communications Technology (ICT)
The Masters Qualifying Programme starts in September, January, April or June and lasts 1, 2 or 3 terms (one year = 3 terms). On successful completion (minimum pass mark 50%), you will progress to your chosen degree course, starting the following September.
For Entry to the Masters Qualifying Programme
An undergraduate degree (minimum third class or equivalent), plus a minimum English level equivalent to:
- Three term course: IELTS 5.0, minimum 4.5 in all skills.
- Two term course: IELTS 5.5, minimum 5.0 in all skills.
- One term course: IELTS 6.0, minimum 5.5 in all skills.
English preparation classes available for students who do not meet the minimum English requirement. Minimum age 21 years. International and EU students only (UK students not accepted).
For Direct Entry to a Masters Degree
Students with a minimum English level of 6.5 (6.5+ in all skills) and a first degree equivalent to a UK honours degree may be eligible for direct entry, without the need to study a pre masters first.
Contact your student advisor if you are not sure.
For MBA programmes, a minimum of two years' work experience is required.
This Pre Master's course prepares international students for guaranteed entry to master's degree programmes at Coventry University. There are pathways leading to degrees in subjects such as Business, Law, Social Sciences, Computing, Engineering and Automotive Engineering. Most courses are delivered at the main campus in Coventry, but some business courses are delivered at the London Campus, located in London's financial district.
Classes are taught on campus in Coventry or London, using a variety of university style teaching methods, such as lectures, seminars, tutorials, group work and self study. At the end of the course, you will have the English, study skills and academic knowledge needed to compete and succeed in your chosen degree.