The Bachelors degree with integrated International Foundation Year is a 4-year degree which begins with the International Foundation Year programme. This initial year prepares you for entry onto an undergraduate degree at the University of Leeds. Based on the campus, all of your teaching will be delivered by University of Leeds academics and you will be a full university student with full access to all University facilities.

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About the International Foundation Year

About the International Foundation Year

Entry requirements

Entry requirements

Applying

Applying

Fees and scholarships

Fees and scholarships

Talk to a student

Find out what it's like to study at Leeds by speaking to one of our current international students

Talk to a student
Student
“I completed my MA in Digital and Interactive Design here at the University of Leeds in 2018 and I couldn’t have come so far had it not been for the International Foundation Year.”
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Life as an international student

“Each September we are proud to welcome high achieving students from across the world onto the Leeds International Foundation Year.”

Anne Lawrence - Director of International Pathway Programmes

University facts

  1. 1We're in the top 100 universities in the world | QS World University Rankings 2020
  2. 2We are part of the Worldwide Universities Network (WUN), which comprises 23 research-intensive institutions spanning six continents
  1. 3Ranked in the top 10 universities for research power in the UK | REF 2014
  2. 4Named the University of the Year 2017 | The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017