Here are the answers to students’ most frequently asked questions about our NCUK Pathway Programmes.
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The International Foundation Year gives access to Year One of a UK university degree. The programme is taught over one year and is assessed via examinations and coursework. As well as equipping you with the English skills and academic qualifications for studying in the UK, the IFY increases your cultural awareness.
The Northern Consortium of UK Universities (NCUK) is a global provider of pathway programmes specifically designed for international students. It is uniquely positioned as an organisation because it was founded by 11 leading UK universities. This gives NCUK
Students on the BSC Foundation Year
Yes! You can apply to up to five universities. NCUK Universities have their own entry criteria for each course. The better you do, the more chance you will have.
Our unique English for Academic Purposes language support gives you the reading, writing, listening and speaking skills you will be
We offer three different pathways for your IFY at BSC; Humanities, Business, and Engineering. The Humanities Foundation Year is designed for students who may wish to study Law, Literature or Journalism. The Business Foundation Year aims for progression in business-related careers, such as Business Management. The Engineering Foundation Year is for students wanting to study computer science or engineering courses at
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