What will I learn?

Foundation Certificate for Business, Law and Social Sciences

For entry to the 1st year of an undergraduate degree at Nottingham Trent University. Your course length is determined mainly by your English language level (UKVI IELTS score or accepted equivalent).

All students take a set of common or similar modules to gain key skills for university. If your course is longer than 2 terms, you’ll take extra modules focusing on one or more of English language, academic skills and basic subject knowledge.

Common modules taken by all students:
> English for Academic Purposes
> Extended Project

You will also take 3 of the following modules that fit your degree and career goals:

> Contemporary Global Issues
> Entrepreneurship
> Historical Perspectives
> Logic and Critical Thinking
> People, Culture and Society
> Statistics

Extra support: for courses of over 2 terms, you will take additional modules from a selection of Enhancement and Extended English and Skills options (depending mainly on your IELTS score) before the modules to the left.

Which department am I in?

Nottingham Trent International College

Study options

Full Time (6 months)

Tuition fees
£13,810.00 (13,97,773) Overall cost
This is a fixed fee
Start date

September 2021, October 2021, January 2022, March 2022, May 2022


Nottingham Trent International College

52 Grosvenor Gardens,

City of London,


SW1W 0AU, England

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.