Foundation courses

Foundation and pre-masters courses offer an alternative route onto undergraduate or masters degrees.

Foundation

  • To help you progress onto an undergraduate degree.
  • Subjects across humanities and social sciences and science and engineering.
  • Humanities pathways open to international students only – science and engineering open to international, home and EU students.
  • Some courses are part of an integrated four- or five-year degree - others are a standalone one-year programme.

Pre-masters

  • To help you progress onto a masters degree.
  • Subjects across humanities and social sciences.
  • For international students only.
  • One-year long.

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  1. Accounting and Management

    BSc (Hons)
  2. Business Management

    BSc (Hons)
  3. Economics

    BSc (Econ) (Hons)
  4. Economics and Finance

    BSc (Econ) (Hons)
  5. Economics and International Finance

    BSc (Econ) (Hons)
  6. Economics and Politics

    BSc (Econ) (Hons)
  7. Economics, Finance and Management

    BSc (Econ) (Hons)
  8. Economics, Statistics and Mathematics

    BSc (Econ) (Hons)
  9. Graduate Diploma in Finance and Economics

    GradDip
  10. Graduate Diploma in Finance and Economics

    GradDip
  11. Graduate Diploma in Humanities and Social Sciences

    GradDip
  12. Graduate Diploma in Humanities and Social Sciences

    GradDip
  13. International Foundation Programme in Business and Management

    FdCert
  14. International Foundation Programme in Humanities and Social Sciences

    FdCert
  15. International Science and Engineering Foundation Programme

    FdCert
  16. Marketing and Management

    BSc (Hons)
  17. Science and Engineering Foundation Programme (Biological Sciences)

    BSc (Hons), MSci (Hons)
  18. Science and Engineering Foundation Programme (Chemistry)

    BSc (Hons), MSci (Hons)
  19. Science and Engineering Foundation Programme (Computer Science)

    BSc (Hons)
  20. Science and Engineering Foundation Programme (Electronic Engineering)

    BEng (Hons)
  21. Science and Engineering Foundation Programme (Engineering)

    BEng (Hons), MEng (Hons)
  22. Science and Engineering Foundation Programme (Materials Science)

    BEng (Hons), MEng (Hons)
  23. Science and Engineering Foundation Programme (Mathematical Sciences)

    BSc (Hons)
  24. Science and Engineering Foundation Programme (Physics)

    BSc (Hons), MSci (Hons)
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From our students

Everyone has been really welcoming - as a foundation student, there is a lot of support available and I have really enjoyed becoming part of the student community.
— Nikita Ramrattan, Science and Engineering Foundation Programme (2017)

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