Find the best pathway programme for you

Find your course

Bellerbys offers a wide range of courses to suit your career goals and interests and the opportunity to join us at almost any point in your academic journey. You can explore more than 40 subjects, which you can study in almost any combination. You'll live and learn at one of our three international colleges. Our expert academic team are here to help you make the right choice for you and your chosen career. We will help you at every stage, from submitting your application and accepting your offer, through to applying for your visa and arriving at your chosen College. Your age, education and grades, English language level and university and career goals are important things to consider.

A Levels

Bellerbys Cambridge students in a Foundation Media class at the College

A Levels are British qualifications, accepted by all universities in the UK and recognised in the USA and Australia. This gives you a world of choice. Students typically study three or four subjects with exams at the end of two years.


Bellerbys London Star Student Mark Lee

A one-year course for international students that builds specialist subject knowledge and language and study skills. It is more focussed than A Levels making it good preparation for university. It is recognised for entry on to a range of degree programmes at more than 70 universities in the UK.

Undergraduate Year 1


An Undergraduate Year 1 course is a one-year course equal to the first year of an undergraduate degree. Taught in London, this course prepares you for the second year of a business-related degree at university.



GCSEs are taken as a course of study before taking A Levels or a Foundation pathway. Our 2 year GCSE Pathway and 3 and 4 term GCSE programmes offer students from the age of 14 years an early opportunity to establish the language, learning and cultural skills they need to succeed in the highly competitive world of higher education.

Intensive GCSE and Pre-GCSE


The intensive 3 or 4 term GCSE programme allows you to focus on up to six core GCSE subjects to help you achieve your potential. They focus on English language and key subjects, preparing you for the Bellerbys A Levels or Foundation programme.

Pre-Foundation programme


The Pre-Foundation course is three terms of extra study, designed to develop the skills you need to progress to the next step of your education. Giving you the opportunity to get to grips with the core principals of your chosen Foundation programme, this course additionally offers language and academic support.

High School Term


Develop your English language skills while beginning your new journey in the UK by studying one or two terms of our 2 Year GCSE Pathway or A Level programmes.

Bellerbys Summer


Experience UK culture whilst making friends with students from all over the world as you start your study abroad adventure together together. Choose between our cricket, creative or academic summer camps for your perfect Bellerbys summer.

English Language Programmes


If you don’t meet the English language entry requirements for the GCSE, A Level, Foundation or UG1 programme, you can first study one to three terms of English speaking and writing.

IELTS Express


Improve your IELTS scores by up to one full point in only six weeks with our intensive English language preparation course. Our intensive course provides you with the best opportunity to achieve your required level of English language.

Xinyi from China

Belelrbys star student Xinyi

"UK qualifications are recognised all over the world, and there are plenty of opportunities for further study and career progression once I have completed my course."

Xinyi from China - Studied Foundation Science & Pharmacy and achieved 86%, now studying Pharmacology at the University of Bath