Degree in Business at NCUK


Business Studies at NCUK

At NCUK-Riphah we offer high quality, innovative courses to inspire and challenge you. Our courses are designed to meet the needs of the real world and prepare you for a rewarding career. It is designed for applicants who do not currently meet the admissions criteria for direct entry to a UK degree and who can benefit from a program that begins with one or two years of intensive, well-structured support.

If you wish to study business, economics or finance but you are not sure yet which area to specialize in then this could be the program for you!

During study time of one or two years at NCUK-Riphah you will study a range of business-related modules; and you will be taught in relatively small class sizes by University teaching staff. These first two years allow you to develop a good understanding of different aspects of business management and also to develop the academic and study skills necessary to progress to an undergraduate degree at any of our UK partner University.

NCUK offers over 1200 progressive Business specialization at our partner Universities In

Accounting, Finance & Economics             Marketing & Management               Trade & Supply Chain Management

Some of our prestigious Business Schools in UK

Course Outline

International Foundation Year – Business Studies

the overall aim is to ensure that students have a solid grounding in many aspects of business studies and feel confident in commencing the study of business-related courses at undergraduate level. Operations management is not included.

Syllabus Summary

–    Marketing: The nature of marketing; Market analysis; Segmentation and positioning; Market research; Marketing strategy; The marketing Mix.

–    Accounting and Finance: The role of limitations of accounting; Finance; Financial; accounting; Cost and Management Accounting.

–    People and Organizations: Organizational Structure and design; Motivation; Leadership and management styles; Personnel Management and HRM; Labour and Management relations.

–    Business and the Legal Environment: Equal opportunities; National Minimum wage; Consumer protection and elements of UK; Contract law.

–    Fundamentals of Management: Strategy and Objectives. 


The final summative assessment is made up of 30% continuous assessment (coursework) and 70% final examination(s). 

International Year ONE – Business 

The International Year One (Business) has four possible routes from which you are able to choose. These are as follows:

  • Accounting & Finance
  • Business Management – Currently Offered at NCUK | Riphah
  • Economics
  • Events Management 

Possible Progression Routes

Program Structure

Entry Requirement

NCUK Year 1 (International Foundation Year)

Students may apply for NCUK IFY Business Stream of following background

Pakistani Schools

Cambridge Schools

F.A / F.Sc / ICS

Final Result > 50%

DAE / I.Com

Equivalence Result > 50%

AS Level Results C,C,D,D

A-Level Results C,C,D


Equivalence of High School

Click on attach file to see 1200 programs in UK you may opt for after IFY


NCUK Year II(International Diploma Yeartional Diploma Year)


Pakistani Schools

Cambridge Schools

F.A / F.Sc / ICS Final Result > 50%


DAE / I.Com Equivalence Result > 50%

With Recognized Foundation Year

A-Level Results C,C,D


Equivalence of High School

With Recognized Foundation Year


Note: Students with Grade lower than ‘C’ in F.Sc or O-Levels will be confirmed admission after taking NCUK English Password Test®

College Location:


Accounting can be divided into several fields including financial accounting, management accounting, external auditing, tax accounting and cost accounting. Accounting information systems are designed to support accounting functions and related activities. Financial accounting focuses on the reporting of an organization’s financial information, including the preparation of financial statements, to the external users of the information, such as investors.

  • Pakistan Railway Hospital, Westridge, Rawalpindi
  • Riphah International Hospital, Sihala, Zone V, Islamabad
  • Hearts International Hospital, Near PC Hotel, The Mall, Rawalpindi
  • Max Health Hospital, G-8 Markaz, Islamabad.