The International Foundation Year program is widely recognized as one of the best and most successful in the country. For over 10 years, we have dedicated ourselves to helping high-performing students achieve their academic goals and realize their dreams of studying at a top universities. Thanks to our rigorous curriculum and personalized support, we have successfully welcomed over 200 students into our program, with the vast majority going on to graduate with undergraduate degrees from prestigious UK universities. We're incredibly proud of our students and the lasting impact they make in their chosen fields, and we're excited to continue providing world-class education and opportunities for years to come.
What is the International Foundation Year?
Our International Foundation Year program is designed to provide you with a comprehensive academic curriculum over the course of three terms. Throughout the program, you will receive a thorough preparation that will ensure successful entry into your bachelor's degree program. With multiple intakes each year, you can choose a start date that best suits your schedule. We are dedicated to providing you with the flexibility and support needed to help you achieve your academic goals.
What will I study?
In your preparatory program, you will engage in a diverse range of courses that will help you develop the necessary skills to succeed in your chosen Bachelor's degree program. Some of the courses you will study include subject-specific modules, English language modules, and Academic Study Skills content. The subject-specific modules are expertly designed to match your chosen degree program, and they will provide you with a comprehensive understanding of the fundamentals of your field of study. The English language modules will support you in your language proficiency, allowing you to communicate effectively with others in both academic and non-academic settings. Additionally, the Academic Study Skills content will provide you with essential study skills to help you manage your time effectively, conduct research, write academic papers, and give presentations. By the end of your preparatory program, you will have the knowledge and skills necessary to excel in your Bachelor's program and beyond.
Teaching and Mentoring?
Foundation Year students enjoy small classroom sizes and individualized guidance. Triangular supervision through our experienced staff, a personal academic advisor, and a senior student mentor assures optimal chances for success: courses are taught by a team of highly qualified instructors who are experienced in creating a dynamic and interactive academic learning environment for students from diverse backgrounds. Academic advisors guide each student through the program and support students in the process of making future plans. Senior students act as mentors to Foundation Year participants and share their own experiences in their respective fields of study.
The combination of these resources creates a supportive community for Foundation Year students, helping them thrive academically and personally as they prepare for their future studies.
What student support will I have?
As a new student, you will receive an in-depth and thorough introduction to university life through a comprehensive orientation program. This will help you become familiar with the campus, resources, and services available to you, as well as the expectations of academic life. Additionally, you will be assigned a personal tutor who will be there to guide and support you throughout your academic journey. These regular and structured meetings with your tutor will not only help you succeed in your studies, but also develop important personal and professional skills such as confidence and communication, making you a highly employable graduate. So, rest assured that you will have the support you need to make the most of your time at university!
What happens at the end of my foundation year?
The Studynet Group International Foundation Year program provides a unique opportunity for students to start their academic journey towards a Bachelor's degree program. Upon successful completion of the program and achieving the required grades, students are guaranteed progression onto their desired Bachelor's degree program. This guarantee ensures that students can confidently pursue their academic goals without the fear of missing out on the opportunity to continue their studies. The Studynet Group International Foundation Year program is designed to equip students with the necessary knowledge, skills, and confidence to succeed academically and professionally. With a solid foundation in place, students can use their learning to excel in their chosen fields and achieve their career aspirations.
Which programmes can I progress to?
Which degree programmes can I progress to? Depending on your chosen programme of study, you'll enrol onto one of our 6 foundation year routes:
- Joint honours
Once you have successfully completed the International Foundation Year, you will be eligible to progress to one of over 130 diverse Bachelor's degree programs. This means you will have the opportunity to choose from a wide range of subjects and areas of study, enabling you to pursue your academic interests and career aspirations. With so many options available, you can be confident in finding a program that aligns with your goals and passions.