NCUK guarantees your entry to one of the 16 universities in the United Kingdom that we have arrangements with

We give you the necessary tools to take 1 year of the course in Mexico and the rest abroad.

Find out about our success story


Meet Karen Abril Dominguez, who studied the International Foundation Year with NCUK and graduated from Manchester Metropolitan University as one of the best students in her year.

Each year NCUK recruits’ students of more than 100 nationalities in the United Kingdom.

+ 2,000

Bachelor's and master’s degrees


Study centres





Why take the NCUK certificate?


Guaranteed Admission

Upon successful completion of your NCUK certification, your admission will be guaranteed at one of our 16 partner universities



All NCUK centres offer standardized quality and services


Global network of universities

We are a network of partner universities in the United Kingdom and many other parts of the world


30 years in the market

Since 1987, more than 30 thousand international students have been admitted to a university through NCUK certifications

Discover the NCUK IFY program

International Foundation Year

Guaranteed access to thousands of university degrees

Various universities around the world and the NARIC (National Recognition Information Centre) in the United Kingdom formally recognize the NCUK International Foundation Year as comparable to the International Baccalaureate (I.B.), the SAT exam and the AP A-Level program.

How does it work?

  • 1

    High School

    12 years of education complete

  • 2

    Age 17 - 3 terms

    NCUK Foundation Year

  • 3


    Degree Year 1

  • 4


    Degree Year 2

  • 5


    Degree Year 3

  • 6


IFY fields of study at IH Mexico

The IFY is taught in a classroom setting and in the English language

Mathematics for business

Business Studies



EAPPU / RCS * (English for academic purposes for proficient users / Research and communication skills)

Requirements to take the NCUK IFY at IHM

  • Be at least 17 years old at the beginning of the course.
  • Have successfully completed high school.
  • English level: IELTS Band 6.0 or equivalent (if this level is not satisfied, ask us about the IH Mexico regularization program).
  • Mathematics admission exam.
  • You can apply while you are in your last year of the Baccalaureate.

Download the brochures of the universities that have the NCUK guarantee and the universities that are part of the global network

* Required fields