Foundation courses

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Foundation coursesIf you don't have the formal qualifications you can still prepare for a degree

If you don’t have the formal qualifications for immediate entry to a degree course, you can take a foundation course.  Sometimes known as extended degrees, these courses help you prepare for degree-level studies and gain the necessary academic background.

On successful completion, you will then progress to the first year of a relevant degree course.

Our foundation courses are:

International students

  • International Foundation Year Programmes - this is intended for academically able international students who wish to study at a British University but do not yet have the qualifications they need to start an undergraduate degree programme. Find out more about the degree programmes available and how to apply.

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