Students applying to study the International Foundation Year course are usually 17 years of age or above.
The table below show the minimum English language levels required for entry to the International Foundation Year.
All students' English and numeracy skills will be tested on arrival, and study plans may be altered accordingly. (This may incur additional costs).
* The English language entry requirements stated are for information regarding entry to the course. If you require a UK visa to study, depending on the type of visa you need, the English language requirements and valid English tests to satisfy the UK visa criteria may differ.
** If you do not need a Tier 4 visa, or are exempted in another way, we can accept equivalent proof of English.
If you are applying to study in the UK under the Tier 4 student route it may be necessary for you to submit a Secure English Language Test (SELT) as part of your visa application.
Contact us to about valid test providers and approved test centre locations for tests taken on or after 6 April 2015. To find out if you are exempt from the SELT requirement and to find out about acceptable English language tests please contact us.
The table below show the minimum academic levels required for entry to the International Foundation Year. Please note in addition for Pharmacy (MPharm) progression degree only a minimum Mathematics at grade C (or 4) or Naric equivalent will be needed.
If your qualification or country is not listed then please contact us for more information.
EU students include: