Academic qualifications: Read about entry requirements for specific countries on our website.
English Language: As the International Foundation Year is a programme below degree-level, if you require a visa to study in the UK, you will need to prove your English Language through a qualification that is listed as UKVI approved SELTs and are taken in approved test centres.
English language requirements
IELTS 5.5 overall, with no less than 5.0 in all components for Science programmes, or IELTS 6.0 overall, with no less than 5.0 in all components for Healthcare programmes. Usually a UKVI-approved IELTS is required..
Improve your English
If you're an international student and you don't meet the English language requirements for this programme, you may be able to study our undergraduate pre-sessional English course, to help improve your English language level.
How to apply
You can apply by completing an online form on our website. Visit the Applying page here.
UK/EU: Not applicable
International: £19,000 (per year)
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