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An international college in the heart of the University of Dundee campus

International College Dundee offers you an alternative way to begin your undergraduate or postgraduate studies at the University of Dundee. You will learn core subject knowledge while being supported in the development of academic English and university level study skills. With experienced teachers and small class sizes, you will receive first-class teaching as well as the individual guidance needed to adjust to your new life as a UK university student.

Why International College Dundee?

When you choose to study with us, you will be a University of Dundee student from the day you arrive on campus. You will have access to the same services and accommodation as other students. The University has been given a gold award in the 2017 Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) and is renowned for its academic results, friendly atmosphere, proximity to both a bustling city and picturesque countryside, and excellent student experience.

  • College is located on the main University campus giving you access to many student services facilities
  • Small class sizes which mean that you receive individual attention from your teachers
  • You will join a friendly and diverse student community
  • Dedicated staff to support you as you settle into life as a student in Dundee
  • Direct continuation onto your degree course at the University of Dundee*
  • 96% of student success rate**

*Upon successful completion of pathway course
**Number of students in 2018/2019 who successfully completed their course and continued their studies with the University of Dundee

Studying at ICD

When you enrol at ICD you will be a student at the University of Dundee straight away. You will study on the same campus and use the same services and accommodation as other University students. The on-campus college setting is close to University accommodation. In addition, you will receive special support from the ICD team, helping you settle into your new life in Scotland. 

As an ICD student, you will have tuition in small classes from experienced teaching staff. This means that you will receive individual attention and support from your ICD tutors as you focus on improving your academic skills. As well as the English modules you will be taking as part of your ICD course, you can also make use of the free English language support offered by the University after you finish at ICD. 

Download the ICD brochure

What degrees can I study?

We offer two levels of study at the college. At Undergraduate level we have the International Incorporated Bachelor's and at postgraduate level we have the International Incorporated Master's

You can view these courses here:

International Incorporated Bachelor's

At undergraduate level you will begin your studies with the International Stage One or International Stage Two programme. You can choose from a range of pathways including Art and Design, Business, Computing, Nursing, Life and Biomedical Sciences, Engineering and Law and Social Studies. Subjects vary depending on level of study.

International Incorporated Master's

At postgraduate level you will study a series of modules combining English language and graduate study skills, leading to a variety of master's degrees with the University of Dundee.

Continuing your degree

After you have successful completed your programme at the International College Dundee, you will continue onto your chosen degree course directly with the University of Dundee.

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"My tutors are great, I have some really wonderful teachers. They encourage you to do better and I think see the potential in all of us which is really motivating."

Zack from Malaysia
IS1 Art and Design