If you want to study a humanities-related degree at university then the Humanities Foundation Year at BSC London is the perfect pathway for you.
This course combines our core English for Academic Purposes module with modules in Business Studies, Economics and International Relations, making it suitable for students who are keen to start a career in law, journalism or politics. Upon successful completion, you'll be guaranteed entry to one of our partner universities.
Contact us and get expert advice on your academic career.
Starts 05 October 2020*
*This intake is a blended programme with the first 3 months delivered online
9 months (30 weeks tuition and exam)
20 hours a week
IELTS 5.0 & country specific high school scores
Minimum Age: 17
Max Class Size: 15
Starts 04 January 2021
7 months (26 weeks tuition and exam)
25 hours a week
IELTS 5.5 & country specific high school scores
Upon successful completion of the Humanities Foundation Year, students are guaranteed a minimum of
2 conditional offers and 1 unconditional offer from NCUK universities. Contact us today to start your journey.
For international students, applying to study a Humanities subject overseas can sometimes be overwhelming. For this reason, many students find taking a foundation year to be incredibly beneficial for a number of reasons:
Download the Guide to see where your Humanities Foundation Year could take you.
“It helped me in different ways. The programme taught me how to be independent and how to carry out research.
And the best of all? It allowed me to work with others in groups.”
Bamba, Senegal, BSC International Foundation Year Student, BA Business Management at University of Leeds
"It’s a course that gives us an introduction to a UK university system, it’s been really useful to develop Socratic thinking and be able to create my own ideas and opinions on different topics about the world."
Sophia, Mexico, Humanities Foundation Year, BSC London
"The process to get here was so easy and the people have been really nice. They're always asking you how you’re doing and if you need help. The people at Student Services are also really nice and are always there to help you."
Isabel Gomez, Colombia, Humanities Foundation Year, BSC London
"It’s really easy to understand, it’s easy to communicate with the teachers as well as the students. The teachers will make it so simple to understand and be as helpful as they can and also be there for you."
Saleh, Saudi Arabia, NCUK Humanities Foundation Year, BSC London