Your future career

Prepare for the competitive graduate employment market with expertly combined employability skills and practical learning opportunities to help you succeed.

Your future experience

Join a supportive, international community and benefit from a student-first approach to teaching – where you have a voice to shape your own future.

Your future plan

Make the smart choice for your future and benefit from Teesside University's industry links and low cost of living – offering a great-value learning experience.

Get a head start with the International Study Centre

Begin your academic adventure in the supportive and welcoming environment of the International Study Centre, ensuring you begin your time at university with the skills and confidence to succeed as an international student in the UK. We offer a choice of undergraduate and postgraduate pathways.

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International Foundation Year

Choose to study our International Foundation Year programme and gain the skills to begin your chosen undergraduate degree at Teesside – whether you’re interested in business, STEM or the creative industries.

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International Year One

Spend the first year of your undergraduate degree at the International Study Centre, before joining the second year of your degree at the University – graduating in the typical three years.

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Accelerated Pre-Masters Programme

Spend one semester with us at the International Study Centre, before progressing to your choice of business, humanities or science degree at Teesside University.

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Future-proofed learning

At the International Study Centre, we will support you on your academic and career journey from day one. Our staff are experts in international education and know what you need to succeed on your degree and in your future.

Once you successfully complete your pathway programme and join your chosen degree at Teesside University, you will benefit from a curriculum designed to future-proof your education and career. The University is Europe’s only Adobe Creative Campus, designed to help you build digital skills that employers value.

The University boasts many industry links in Middlesbrough and beyond – and you will be able to enhance what you learn in the classroom with practical learning experiences such as internships and shadowing opportunities.

Your new home

Where is Teesside University International Study Centre?

We are located on the Teesside University campus in the town of Middlesbrough, in the North East of England. Here you will find friendly locals and other international students from all around the world, ready to welcome you to the community.

Maximise your potential during your studies and be close to everything you need by living on-campus, with quick access to the University's world-class facilities.

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Join us today

Our student enrolment advisors are available to answer your questions and help you with your application. We can’t wait to meet you.