Your Path to Success Begins Here

90% of NCUK students get into their first-choice university

Helped over 40,000 international students gain access to leading universities

80% of NCUK students achieve a first or second-class degree

10 Universities in World Top 100 (QS World University
Rankings 2022)

BPK PENABUR has partnered with the Northern Consortium United Kingdom (NCUK), a consortium of leading universities, to provide our students a sure admission to one of NCUK guaranteed universities around the world. Through this partnership, international students can experience a world-class education, giving them an excellent head start in obtaining their future career. Now, BPK PENABUR offer NCUK IFY (International Foundation Year) Business Stream Programme which will help prepare the students in pursuing their undergraduate degree course in 8 to 10 months. Successful completion of these IFY modules guarantees the students a placement in NCUK’s partner universities. Giving students the best route to university, NCUK has already placed more than 30,000 international students since 1987. With PENABUR-NCUK collaboration, we hope to give the best to our students, giving them the opportunity to achieve their dreams.

NCUK IFY Curriculum Structure:

  • English for Academic Purposes
  • Math for Business
  • Economics
  • Business   

NCUK is unique in UK higher education. We are a consortium of leading universities dedicated to giving international students guaranteed access to universities and helping you succeed when you get there.

Our qualifications are recognised by our universities and by most others across the UK, including many in the Russell Group, and also by universities internationally. And far more than other qualifications, they prepare you to hit the ground running.



Academic value

  • Unique teaching process based on critical thinking

  • Transforms you into an independent learner

  • Provides the highest quality of lecturers and course content

  • Enhances skills valued by employers.

Professional value

  • Work experience opportunities during degree study.

  • Students ‘snapped up’ at graduate fairs by top international recruitment companies.

  • Networking Events and Career Advice Sessions.

Personal value

  • Get immersed into a different culture.

  • Explore major destinations.

Get to where


Start your journey to an international university with PENABUR – NCUK

PENABUR International Foundation with NCUK

4 Compulsory Modules:

  • Business
  • Economics
  • Mathematics
  • English for Academic Purposes

For National Certification (elective):

  • Christian Studies
  • Civic
  • Bahasa Indonesia

The NCUK Guarantee

  • Guaranteed choice: 6,000+ degree courses across a wide range of subjects.
  • Guaranteed quality: 80% of students get a first or second class degree at university.
  • Guaranteed access: 90% of students get into their first-choice university.
  • Guaranteed support: We’ve supported more than 40,000 international students to progress to an international university.

Join 1000s of students learning at PENABUR INTERNATIONAL FOUNDATION YEAR. Early enrollment starts soon!