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Teesside University International Study Centre Online Pre-Masters programmes

Our Online Accelerated Pre-Masters Programme* can help you study a Masters degree at Teesside University wherever you are in the world. Online programmes are perfect for ambitious and motivated students who have the drive to succeed, and want to benefit from the flexibility and lower cost of studying from home.

When you choose to study with us online, you will experience the same academic quality you would receive as an on-campus student at the International Study Centre. Our staff will support you in your studies, with help only a click of a button away. We also make it easy for you to actively engage with your fellow students from around the world, both socially and academically.

You also have the option to study an integrated virtual internship as part of your programme, in order to gain practical work experience before you begin your degree.

How will you learn?

By choosing an online programme at the International Study Centre, you can benefit from:

  • a mixture of high-quality, self-guided course materials and live tutorials, seminars and workshops.
  • flexible learning, with course content and learning materials available for you anytime, anywhere.
  • access to recorded live tutorials, so you can watch them back for reference, or not miss anything if you are unable to attend a session.
  • discussion forums and message boards for you to interact with your peers.
  • weekly webinars, where you can interact with members of the academic team.
  • What do I need to study online?

    You will need to have a PC or Mac based computer. Whilst it is possible to access and interact with most course content using a tablet or smartphone, these devices will not work for assessments. If you do not have access to equipment, please let us know so that we can support you.


    • Any Microsoft Windows based PC (laptop or desktop, preferably running Windows 10) 
    • Web Browser: Google Chrome or Microsoft Edge (Chromium version) 
    • Webcam 
    • Microphone 
    • Installation of Zoom for Virtual Classroom 


    • Any Apple MacOS based laptop or desktop 
    • Web Browser: Google Chrome or Microsoft Edge (Chromium version) 
    • Webcam 
    • Microphone 
    • Installation of Zoom for Virtual Classroom 

    Internet Connection:

    Internet connectivity is required for access to all coursework. Internet connectivity could be in the form of a fixed line connection, 3G/4G/5G, wi-fi or other technologies. 

    • Minimum: 600kbps download and 600kbps upload speed
    • Recommended: at least 1.5Mbps download and 1.5Mbps upload speed

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