Progress to
the University
of Bradford

with an International Foundation Year

Your journey starts with an NCUK Foundation Year

Join international students from over 130 different countries at the University of Bradford. Home to the first modern Business School, this is an institution that understands the needs of the contemporary employer. With our Foundation Year programme, we'll help you get there.

An NCUK Foundation Year course guarantees you a place at one of our 16 partner universities, including competitive institutions like the University of Bradford.

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Pathway Courses

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Engineering Foundation Year

Perfect for students who would like to study any of a range of engineering programmes after the Foundation Year.

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Business Foundation Year

The right choice for students interested in taking a business-related course after the Foundation Year.

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Humanities Foundation Year

Students who would like to progress to a degree such as Law, Journalism, Literature or Politics after the Foundation Year.

Study at the University of Bradford

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The city of Bradford is consistently rated highly for its reasonable cost of living.

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Career opportunities

94% of graduates continued on to employment or further study within 6 months.

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Entrepreneurship schemes

The University of Bradford regularly gives out grants for graduates hoping to start their own business.

Student Case Study

“If you are certain about what you have to do, do not hesitate to put your thought into action, it's now or never. The NCUK International Foundation Year qualification has literally built up the foundation of my future.”

Jinjoo Kim, University of Bradford, BA (Hons) Peace Studies

Want to study at the University of Bradford?

Find out more about your Pathway options.

Your future at the University of Bradford

Your journey towards studying at the University of Bradford starts with an International Foundation Year. Gain the skills you need to progress and be guaranteed a place at 16 high-quality UK universities. Watch the video to find out what it’s like to study at the University of Bradford.

The University of Bradford popular courses

  • Computer Science
  • Law
  • Economics
  • Business & Management Studies
  • Chemical Engineering

For a full list of progression courses please visit the NCUK website.