The International Foundation Year - Business Route is a one-year foundation year (level 0) programme taught at National Qualification Framework (NQF) level 3. This level 0 programme provides a firm grounding in the subjects required for the students intended undergraduate degree programmes. Those who successfully complete the International Foundation Year by achieving specific grades are admitted to level 1 of one of a wide range of business-related undergraduate degree programmes offered by the University of Leeds. For a list of these degree programmes please see the International Foundation Year website.
The list shown below represents typical modules/components studied and may change from time to time. Read more in our Terms and conditions.
For more information and a full list of typical modules available on this course, please read International Foundation Year - Business Route in the course catalogue
Academic Study Skills
Learning and teaching
You will be taught by University of Leeds academics typically within the departments which specialise in the modules you are studying. You will study through lectures, seminars, group work and examples classes where appropriate. This is all alongside a comprehensive Academic Study Skills module, which will enable you to develop appropiate business-related academic study skills so that you can succeed in your future degree. You will be assigned a tutor who you will meet with regularly. You will have access to the range of extensive libraries and learning resources we have on campus.
On this course you’ll be taught by our expert academics, from lecturers through to professors. You may also be taught by industry professionals with years of experience, as well as trained postgraduate researchers, connecting you to some of the brightest minds on campus.
“The academic staff are really helpful and easy to contact. If I ever need help or feel confused I can speak with them and they will take time to explain things to me in more detail.”
Joses Setianto, International Foundation Year - Business Route leading to BSc Economics and Finance