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 Finance

    BSc (Hons)
  2. Accounting and Finance with Integrated Foundation Year

    BSc (Hons)
  3. Accounting and Management

    BSc (Hons)
  4. Accounting and Management

    BSc (Hons)
  5. Biology

    BSc (Hons)
  6. Business Management

    BSc (Hons)
  7. Business Management

    BSc (Hons)
  8. Chemistry

    BSc (Hons), MSci (Hons)
  9. Computer Science

    BSc (Hons), MSci (Hons)
  10. Economics

    BSc (Econ) (Hons)
  11. Economics

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    BSc (Econ) (Hons)
  22. Electronic Engineering

    BEng (Hons)
  23. Finance

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

    GradDip
  25. Graduate Diploma in Finance and Economics

    GradDip
  26. Graduate Diploma in Finance and Economics

    GradDip
  27. Graduate Diploma in Finance and Economics

    GradDip
  28. Graduate Diploma in Humanities and Social Sciences

    GradDip
  29. Graduate Diploma in Humanities and Social Sciences

    GradDip
  30. Graduate Diploma in Humanities and Social Sciences

    GradDip
  31. Graduate Diploma in Humanities and Social Sciences

    GradDip
  32. International Business with a Year Abroad and Integrated Foundation Year

    BSc (Hons)
  33. International Business with a Year Abroad and Integrated Foundation Year

    BSc (Hons)
  34. International Foundation Programme in Business and Management

    FdCert
  35. International Foundation Programme in Business and Management

    FdCert
  36. International Foundation Programme in Humanities and Social Sciences

    FdCert
  37. International Foundation Programme in Humanities and Social Sciences

    FdCert
  38. International Science and Engineering Foundation Programme

    FdCert
  39. International Science and Engineering Foundation Programme

    FdCert
  40. Marketing and Management

    BSc (Hons)
  41. Marketing and Management

    BSc (Hons)
  42. Materials Science and Engineering

    BEng (Hons), MEng (Hons)
  43. Mathematics

    BSc (Hons), MSci (Hons)
  44. Mechanical Engineering

    BEng (Hons), MEng (Hons)
  45. Physics

    BSc (Hons), MSci (Hons)
  46. Science and Engineering Foundation Programme (Biological Sciences)

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

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

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

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

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

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

    BSc (Hons)
  53. 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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