ESOL Gateway to Business, IT and Administration

Glasgow Clyde College


Langside Campus


ESOL Gateway to Business, IT and Administration is a full-time course for non-native speakers of English who are interested in a career in Business and Administration.

It is designed for students moving from ESOL study to mainstream college courses and aims to improve your confidence, help you get key qualifications and give you access to further learning opportunities.

On successful completion of the course, you can choose to continue to study on the Gateway to Business course which starts in January 2025. The Gateway to Business course is a natural progression with more SCQF Level 4/5 qualifications.

Please note: this is not an ESOL Programme.

Entry Requirements

Intermediate ESOL or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 4. An interest in working in business and administration. Interview. You will be required to provide evidence of current English level and you may be required to do an assessment to ensure you are offered a class at the correct level.

Progression Routes

You may progress onto Business and Administration courses at SCQF Level 5 in the School of Business and Finance at Glasgow Clyde College.

Start Date




Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

18 weeks


Business and Finance

SCQF Level