Welcome to the country page for the USA. This page contains specific information for American students who wish to study at UCFB or the Global Institute of Sport. 

If you have any questions about studying with us please contact the international recruitment team here.

Entry requirements

Undergraduate Degree Programme
Undergraduate Entry Requirements
Successful completion of a High School Diploma with GPA above 2.8, plus one of the following:
  • SAT with a minimum of 1100 overall, and a minimum of 550 from Evidence Based Reading and Writing, and Mathematics.
  • Minimum of 3 APs with grades above 3.
  • ACT with a score of approximately 24.
Students are not required to provide an English Certificate if they achieve the grades listed above. Otherwise, they must demonstrate that they have the equivalent of grade C/4 at GCSE.

Click here for a full list of undergraduate degrees available at UCFB

How to apply

To apply to UCFB directly, you will need to use our UCFB applicant portal. If you have applied to UCFB before, you will already have an account.

Master's Degree Programme
Master's Entry Requirements
  • Successful completion of a Bachelor degree with an overall pass or above from a UK NARIC-recognised institution.
Students are not required to provide an English Certificate if they achieve any of the English grades listed for Undergraduate level. Otherwise, they must demonstrate that they have the equivalent of grade C/4 at GCSE.

Please contact mastersenquiries@ucfb.com for more information

Click here to find out more about Master's degrees available at the Global Institute of Sport

Finance information

Fees, scholarships and bursaries
Undergraduate information

Undergraduate UK/EU tuition fee for 2020 entry is £9,250 per year.

Undergraduate Scholarships & Bursaries: https://www.ucfb.com/programmes/how-to-apply/undergraduate-scholarships-bursaries/

 

Master's information

Master's UK/EU tuition fee for 2020 entry is £14,950 per year.

Master's Scholarships & Bursaries: https://www.ucfb.com/programmes/how-to-apply/postgraduate-scholarships-bursaries/

Attend an Open Day

Undergraduate and Master's events
Undergraduate open day information

The UCFB Open Day experience is like no other.

At our Open Days you will meet and hear from our hugely experienced academic team, get the chance to speak to our staff and current students and tour the magnificent surroundings which will be your academic home for three years.

Click here to find out more

Master's open day information

We’d like to encourage you to visit our iconic campuses to learn about our unique Master's degrees and see for yourself the facilities and opportunities available to our Master's students.

Our Master's Open Evenings include an opportunity to speak and ask questions of our leading academic team and the opportunity to see behind the scenes at the world-famous Wembley Stadium or Etihad Stadium, which are at the heart of UCFB Wembley and UCFB Etihad Campus respectively.

Find out more about our Master's evenings

Register for a UCFB Webinar

There are a limited number of places available on our webinars and these fill up quickly due to high demand. We recommend that you book your place early to guarantee your place!

UCFB Webinars

Life at UCFB and the Global Institute of Sport

Accommodation, student life and living and studying in the UK
Accommodation

UCFB and the Global Institute of Sport has partnered with two excellent accommodation providers to ensure students have access to comfortable and secure halls of residence close to both campuses.

Click here for more information about student accommodation

Living and studying in the UK

UCFB and the Global Institute of Sport offers students the opportunity to live, work and play in two of the UK’s most popular and multi-cultural cities. There are an abundance of world famous football teams, live music venues, museums and eye-catching landmarks in the vicinity of the UCFB campus locations.

Click here for more information on living and studying in the UK

Student life

The Students’ Union’s role is to represent UCFB and the Global Institute of Sport students and make your time here as exciting and rewarding as possible. The SU is also responsible for student involvement around each campus, such as planning unforgettable social events and being the student voice and point of contact with senior management.

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