The International Foundation Programme (IFP)

The International Foundation Programme (IFP) is a short programme designed to prepare EU/EEA and non-EU students for UK undergraduate courses.

The programme includes a number of subject pathway choices. The next entry points of the IFP are September 2016 (leading to undergraduate degree entry in September 2017).

To apply for a place on the IFP and to learn more information, please see the individual course pages.

Videos about the International Foundation Programme

  • Introducing the IFP

    Co-ordinator David Clubb introduces the International Foundation Programme

  • Modules of the IFP

    Marie Stephenson, senior lecturer in language and learning, talks about the skills you will learn in the International Foundation Programme modules

How to create your personalised prospectus

Creating your own personalised prospectus is easy. Just follow these simple steps and you'll instantly be able to download a PDF file of our prospectus containing your chosen courses.

  1. Use the course finder or browse our courses.
  2. Click "Add to my prospectus" whilst on a course page or from a course listing. Add as many courses as you like.
  3. When you have chosen all your courses click on the "My Prospectus" button at the top of any page on our website.
  4. You'll see a list of your selected courses, you can refine this and then hit the "Get my prospectus" button.
  5. Fill in your details and a PDF will be available for you to download immediately and sent to you automatically by email.