Fees and scholarships

Fees

The tuition fee for the 2020 International Foundation Year is £19,000. 

Scholarships for the International
Foundation Year 

There are a range of scholarships available to students wishing to study the International Foundation Year beginning in September 2020. In order to apply for a scholarship, you must first hold an offer of study for the September 2020 intake. 

IFY 30th Anniversary Scholarships

How much is it worth? £5,000 deducted from IFY tuition fee

Who is eligible? Overseas fee-paying applicants who have been offered a place on the International Foundation Year. There are three awards available.

Eligible courses - All International Foundation Year routes

Application deadline - Further details to follow

Application process - Details to follow

Terms and conditions - Applicants must be self-funding and not in receipt of other fee scholarships, new to the University of Leeds, enter onto level 0 and classified as international for tuition fee purposes and not be in receipt of any other University of Leeds award.

IFY Regional Scholarship 1 - Jordan, Vietnam, Thailand,Indonesia

How much is it worth? £3,000 deducted from IFY tuition fee

Who is eligible? Overseas fee-paying applicants who have been offered a place on the International Foundation Year from the following countries:

  • Jordan 
  • Vietnam
  • Thailand
  • Indonesia 

Eligible courses - All International Foundation Year routes

Application deadline - No application necessary, automatic consideration of those meeting the criteria

Terms and conditions - Applicants must be self-funding and not in receipt of other fee scholarships, new to the University of Leeds, enter onto level 0 and classified as international for tuition fee purposes and not be in receipt of any other University of Leeds award. Applicants must be a national of, and domiciled in, the stated countries above.

IFY Regional Scholarship 2 - Japan, Taiwan, South Korea

How much is is worth? £2,000 deducted from IFY tuition fee

Who is eligible? Overseas fee-paying applicants who have been offered a place on the International Foundation Year from the following countries:

  • Japan
  • Taiwan
  • South Korea

Eligible courses - All International Foundation Year routes

Application deadline - No application necessary, automatic consideration of those meeting the criteria.

Terms and conditions - Applicants must be self-funding and not in receipt of other fee scholarships, new to the University of Leeds, enter onto level 0 and classified as international for tuition fee purposes and not be in receipt of any other University of Leeds award. Applicants must be a national of, and domiciled in the stated countries above.

IFY Science Scholarship

How much is it worth? £2,000 deducted from IFY tuition fee

Who is eligible? Overseas fee-paying applicants who have been offered a place on the International Foundation Year for the following courses: Biology, Ecology & Conservation Biology, Genetics, Zoology, Biological Sciences, Biological Sciences (Biotechnology with Enterprise), Human Physiology, Chemistry, Medicinal Chemistry, Chemistry and Mathematics, Food Science, Advanced Psychology, Medical Microbiology, Medical Sciences, Microbiology, Neuroscience, Nutrition, Pharmacology, Psychology, Psychology with Education, Sport and Exercise Sciences, Sport and Exercise Sciences, Sports Science and Physiology, Biochemistry, Medical Biochemistry, Physics, Physics with Astrophysics, Theoretical Physics, Environmental Science, Psychology and Food Science and Nutrition.

Eligible courses - Applicants for the above listed courses

Application deadlineNo application necessary, automatic consideration of those meeting the criteria

Terms and conditionsApplicants must be self-funding and not in receipt of other fee scholarships, new to the University of Leeds, enter onto level 0 and classified as international for tuition fee purposes and not be in receipt of any other University of Leeds award.

Please email ifyadmissions@leeds.ac.uk for further information.

Scholarships once you have completed
the programme 

Depending on the degree programme you progress onto, you may be entitled to further scholarships in subsequent years of study. To find out more visit our International academic achievement scholarships page.