University Pathways

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University Pathways Program

Pathway Programs and Degree Entry

If you're an international student and dream of studying at university abroad, we can help. If you don't quite meet university entry requirements, our pathway programs will develop your academic skills, subject knowledge and English language to the level needed for degree entry. Or if you already qualify for entry, we'll help you apply for direct admission to a degree.

Shape your future with a university degree abroad – make it possible with Kaplan International Pathways.

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Find your perfect degree at bachelor’s, or master’s level

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Shape your future: follow your path to a great degree and career

Study A University Degree Abroad

With Kaplan Pathways, you can follow your path to a life-changing university education abroad. Achieve your goals and do incredible things, your way - here's how!

Apply to us with your existing qualifications

We accept qualifications from all around the world. In addition, we'll help you through the application and admissions process, and can advise you on a suitable study plan.

Take a pathway program first if needed

You'll study a program that's customised for international students, often on the campus of your destination university. When you pass at the required level with good attendance, you're guaranteed progression to your degree.

Study your degree

With Kaplan's help and support, you can start your degree with confidence. You'll be on your path to university success, and can enjoy life as international student.

Complete your degree and graduate

Begin your career with a highly valued degree and a great advantage. You could even take advantage of post-study work opportunities in your study destination!

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Gain Access To a Top University With Kaplan Pathways

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Take a program designed for you

Our pathway programs are customised for international students like you, and are taught at specialist study centers. We help you to improve your academic skills, English language level and subject knowledge, so you can achieve success at university and beyond.

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Learn from the best

With expert teachers on your pathway course who understand the specific needs of international students, your learning is in safe hands. With their guidance and your hard work, you can achieve the level you need to progress to university, and to succeed in your degree.

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Get support at every step

We'll be by your side as you follow your path, offering helpful program, visa, admissions and pre-arrival advice. We also provide tailored welcome and social events, and dedicated wellbeing support, with additional academic support from your chosen university or study centre.

Find a place you can call home
Find a place you can call home

While you study abroad, we’ll make sure you have a safe place to live that’s convenient, comfortable and feels like home. You’ll have a quiet space where you can sleep, study and relax and, in many cases, shared social areas for you to meet and get to know other students. We'll help you live your way on your path to a degree.

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Enjoy the campus experience

Many of our study centers are located on the campus of your chosen university, so you'll be just like a degree student as soon as you arrive. In all cases, you'll have access to university facilities which could include: libraries, computer suites, sports centres, plus clubs and societies for many different groups and interests. There‘s a world of opportunity waiting for you.

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Shape your future

A university degree abroad is an incredible investment in your future life and career. Your international qualification and experience can be hugely attractive to employers, and you'll have great opportunities to enhance your professional skills along the way. With us, you can start something new and reach your full potential.

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Getting started with Kaplan Pathways

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Where can I study?

Thousands of students have found their perfect university; let us help you find yours. Wherever you want to go, and whatever you want to study, we’re confident that we have a university – and a destination – that’s right for you.

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What's my best path?

Every student is different. Whether you need a pathway program to help you get into university, want to transfer existing credits to a new institution, gain direct degree admission, learn online or study close to home, we can help.

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Can you help me decide?

Of course! We fully understand that studying a degree abroad is a big decision. You can rely on us to help you make the right choice for your university education and to support you every step of the way.

What Universities Can I Study At?

United States

Arizona State University, Pace University (New York), Simmons University (Boston), University of Connecticut

United Kingdom

Bournemouth University, City, University of London, Cranfield University, Nottingham Trent University, Queen Mary University of London, University of Birmingham, University of Brighton, University of Bristol,  University of Essex, University of Glasgow, University of Liverpool, University of Nottingham, University of Westminster, University of York, UWE Bristol, TEDI-London (The Engineering and Design Institute)

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