Progress to
The University of Bristol

with an International Foundation Year

Your journey starts with an NCUK Foundation Year


A prestigious university in the South West of England, the University of Bristol is known for its academic excellence and exciting city-centre location. With our Foundation Year programme, we'll help you get there.

An NCUK Foundation Year with British Study Centres opens the door to studying at a UK university and guarantees you a place at one of our partner universities, including the University of Bristol.

With impressive architecture and an excellent range of independent shops, cafes and cinemas, Bristol is the perfect location to study abroad and kick-start your life in the UK.

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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 Bristol

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Russell Group member

The University of Bristol is a key member of the Russell Group, a prestigious university group in the UK.

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City life

Bristol was voted the UK's 'best city to live' by the Sunday Times Newspaper.

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Career opportunities

Rated 6th in the UK for graduate employability.

Student Case Study


“The greatest achievement I've had would be receiving my NCUK results, this opened doors for a whole new myriad of opportunities, beginning with university.”


James Kairu, University of Bristol, MEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering

Want to study at the University of Bristol?

Get guaranteed entry to our 16 UK partner universities, including the University of Bristol, when you complete our International Foundation year programme.

Your future at the University of Bristol

Your journey towards studying at the University of Bristol starts with an International Foundation Year. Gain the skills you need to progress and be guaranteed a place at prestigious universities across the UK. Watch the video to find out what it's like to study at the University of Bristol.

The University of Bristol popular courses

The university offers high-quality education across six academic faculties: Engineering, Science, Life Sciences, Health, Arts and Social Sciences, and Law. Past students have chosen:

  • Civil Engineering
  • Law
  • Economics and Politics
  • Pharmacy
  • Computer Science

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