The Graduate Certificate is designed to develop your academic study skills and subject knowledge before studying a postgraduate degree.
Throughout the course, you will study with students with different academic and professional backgrounds to support and enhance your learning and prepare you for the transition into postgraduate study.
The course runs for 1 term from September through to January to enable you to join the January start on a postgraduate programme of your choice. Successful completion of this course, with a pass mark of 50% or over, guarantees you consideration for entry on to one of our postgraduate degree programmes, subject to specific entry criteria.
This course is validated by the University of Roehampton and taught by QA Higher Education, who work in partnership with the University.Apply Now
- Start date: September 2018
- Duration: 1 term
- Tuition fees: £5,500
- Guaranteed consideration for entry on to University of Roehampton postgraduate degrees on successful completion
- Application deadline: August 2018
- September 2018
The table below shows the modules that you will study on the Graduate Certificate.
You will have 18 hours of teaching a week with a further 10 to 15 hours expected to be used for private study, homework and assessments.
Module Credits UK Academic Culture and Study Skills 20 Management and Organisations 20 Quantitative Methods 20
The course runs for 12 weeks, with 11 weeks of teaching and assessments in week 12.Apply NowEntry requirements
- Successful completion of a Bachelor’s degree from a recognised university
- For students from China, Da Zhuan Diploma is accepted
English language requirements
- IELTS 6.0 with no single element below 5.5
If you do not meet these entry requirements, you may still be eligible to join our Graduate Diploma which has a lower entry point and has start dates in January and September.
If you have IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 6.0 in all elements), the University may be able to offer a combined CAS to cover both your Graduate Certificate and postgraduate degree at the University of Roehampton. This option will only be available to a limited number of students and therefore, will be awarded on a first come basis.
If you have any questions regarding our entry requirements or your existing qualifications, you can register your interest and one of our team will contact you, or call +44 (0) 20 7656 8425.Apply Now£Tuition fees
The tuition fee for the Graduate Certificate is £5,500.Apply NowProgression options
Upon successful completion of the programme with a 50% pass mark and subject to specific entry requirements, you will be guaranteed consideration for entry on to one of the University of Roehampton’s postgraduate degrees.
You will finish your course ready to start your postgraduate degree in January or if you would prefer to have a gap between courses, you can choose one of our September start postgraduate degrees.Apply Now