Oxford Brookes University

Taking a pathway course at Oxford Brookes University (OBU) is an inspiring and life-changing experience. Ranked as the UK’s top university under 50 years old, OBU is located in the exciting and beautiful city of Oxford.

Students enrolled in a foundation or pre-masters course are guaranteed entry to a bachelor’s or master’s degree provided they meet the requirements. Students develop study skills and subject knowledge in order to take on the challenge of pursuing a degree with confidence.

  • Average Tuition GBP 9,000
  • Students 17,805
  • International Students 18%
  • Total Annual Cost GBP 9,000
  • Application Deadline 21 Dec 18 / 15 Jan 19

School Description

Oxford Brookes University (OBU) is currently investing millions in our facilities and campuses along with offering outstanding support to students to help them meet their potential.

The city of Oxford is the ultimate student city: the highest proportion of students and 18-29 year-olds in the UK; cafes, bars and restaurants catering to every taste and budget; multiplex cinemas, malls, theatres and world-class museums; and beautiful parks and natural spaces to enjoy and relax. Students can get down to London in just one hour to see world-famous sights, and to Heathrow, the country’s largest international airport.

OBU has recently invested £150 million in campus facilities and is currently investing a further £220 million, providing studies with inspiring spaces to learn, study and socialize.

International students are offered support with a whole range of issues including mental health; studying and learning; English language; banking and working; meeting other students; religion; and more. Students can also access over 100 clubs, sports teams, and student societies to find and explore their passion outside of class.

  • 01OBU is ranked the UK's number one university under 50 years old, according to QS World University Rankings.
  • 02OBU is located in the multicultural and student friendly city of Oxford,
  • 03Oxford is home to beautiful parks and natural spaces.

Pathway Programs

  • Headington Campus, Headington Road, Oxford OX3 0BP, UK

    International Foundation Arts, Humanities and Law

    GBP 12,700 Tuition Fee
    This foundation course is integrated with our degrees in social sciences, law, English, humanities, psychology and more. This means you apply just once, and require just one visa for your entire four years of study. You more
  • Headington Campus, Headington Road, Oxford OX3 0BP, UK

    International Foundation Business and Technology

    GBP 12,700 Tuition Fee
    This foundation course is integrated with our degrees in business, marketing, accounting, finance, hospitality, computing and more. This means you apply just once, and require just one visa for your entire four years of more
  • Headington Campus, Headington Road, Oxford OX3 0BP, UK

    International Foundation Diplomas

    GBP 12,700 Tuition Fee
    This foundation course leads to a wide range of degrees in Business, Marketing, Accounting and Hospitality / Law, Politics and Psychology / Life Sciences / Social Sciences / Humanities, Media and Communication / Computi more
  • Headington Campus, Headington Road, Oxford OX3 0BP, UK

    International Foundation Diplomas (Extended Pathway)

    GBP 16,535 Tuition Fee
    This foundation course leads to a wide range of degrees in Business, Marketing, Accounting and Hospitality / Law, Politics and Psychology /  Social Sciences / Humanities, Media and Communication / Computing. The co more
  • Headington Campus, Headington Road, Oxford OX3 0BP, UK

    Pre-Master's Diploma

    GBP 11,440 Tuition Fee
    The Pre-Masters Diploma is designed for students who want more preparation before starting a UK master's degree, or who don't yet meet the entry requirements for direct entry. You might also be interested in a pre-maste more
  • Headington Campus, Headington Road, Oxford OX3 0BP, UK

    Pre-Masters Certificate (English Language and Study Skills)

    GBP 5,510 Tuition Fee
    This course is designed for students who want more preparation before starting a UK master's degree, or who don't yet meet the entry requirements for direct entry. You might also be interested in a pre-master's if you h more
  • Headington Campus, Headington Road, Oxford OX3 0BP, UK

    Pre-Masters Certificate (Study Skills)

    GBP 5,730 Tuition Fee
    This course is designed for students who want more preparation before starting a UK master's degree, or who don't yet meet the entry requirements for direct entry. You might also be interested in a pre-master's if you h more
  • Headington Campus, Headington Road, Oxford OX3 0BP, UK

    Two-Year Master's (Single Programme)

    GBP 11,440 Tuition Fee
    Combine a pre-masters with a master's degree in a single programme. You only need one visa and one application for the entire course. Your first year is a pre-master's and you will progress automatically to your ma more
  • Headington Campus, Headington Road, Oxford OX3 0BP, UK

    University English

    GBP 3,760 Tuition Fee
    Take a pre-sessional University English course to meet the language requirements of your degree. This course is accepted instead of IELTS as proof of your language ability. You can take the course before a bachelor's or more

Rankings

  • SchoolApply Ranking
    SchoolApply Ranking 30
  • Times World University Rankings
    Times World University Rankings 401
  • QS Rankings (Global)
    QS Rankings (Global) 363
  • The Guardian
    The Guardian 33
  • Complete University Guide (UK)
    Complete University Guide (UK) 51

Admission Requirements

  • Minimum GPA 2.00
  • Minimum incoming IELTS 4.50
  • Minimum SAT 1500

Accreditations

    Financial Aid & Scholarship

    We offer £4,000 scholarships for international students starting an international foundation course.

    We also offer £1,000 scholarships to the best performing pre-master's students progressing on to 

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    Established in 1865

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    Oxford Brookes University is a top 20 university in 7 subjects and 94% of its research is globally recognized.

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