Progress to
the University of Leeds

with an International Foundation Year

Your journey starts with an NCUK Foundation Year

An affordable and friendly city in the North of England, the University of Leeds is the perfect place to study for international students. With a strong student culture and an excellent range of pubs and restaurants, Leeds is a popular choice among students from around the world. With an International Foundation year, we can help you get there.

If that wasn’t enough, Leeds has one of the largest fitness centres of any university in the UK and was voted the 3rd best university in the UK in terms of student experience.

Your university career starts with an NCUK Foundation Year at British Study Centres. As well as improving your English language and critical skills, you’ll be guaranteed a place at one of our partner universities, including prestigious institutions like the University of Leeds. 

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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 Leeds

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Russell Group member

The University of Leeds is a key member of the Russell Group, a highly-respected university association in the UK.

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Students' Union

The University of Leeds has one of the biggest student unions in the country, with over 300 student societies.

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International atmosphere

Join a community of more than 30,000 students from over 150 countries.

Student Case Study

“I chose to study at the University of Leeds because its business-related subjects are well-known in the industry. The ranking is quite high in a number of different ranking systems.”

Wa Shing Chung, NCUK International Foundation Year, University of Leeds, BA (Hons) Management with Marketing

Want to study at the University of Leeds?

Find out more about your Pathway options and get guaranteed entry to our partner universities.

Your future at the University of Leeds

Your journey towards studying at the University of Leeds 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 Leeds.

Still not convinced? Here's why to go to university in the UK.

Discover our courses:

University of Leeds popular courses

The University of Leeds provides an excellent and diverse range of courses across all departments. Previous Foundation Year students have progressed to study:

  • Business Management
  • Law
  • Economics
  • Physics
  • Electronic Engineering

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