The University offers foundation year programmes for students who are not eligible for direct entry into our undergraduate degrees. A foundation year can help students to meet the entry requirements to progress onto their chosen degree programme.
Law, Arts, Humanities, Management and Social Sciences
Also known as the International Foundation Year. This programme is suitable for EU and international students wishing to study in one of these disciplines. Find out more
The Science Foundation Year is suitable for UK, EU and international students, and is the start of a 4 year BSc or a 5 year MSc for students wishing to study a science discipline. Find out more
Engineering, Physics, Geophysics
This foundation year is suitable for UK, EU and international students, and is the start of a 4-year BEng/BSc or 5-year MEng for students wishing to study a Engineering, Physics or Geophysics course. Find out more
Download brochures, application forms and guidance for all three foundation year programmes. Find out more