PROGRAMMES

The International Foundation Year* is a programme of academic subjects, study skills and English language training designed specifically to provide international students with a pathway to undergraduate degree study at the University of Surrey, one of the UK’s most prestigious universities.

You can choose one of three International Foundation Year routes:

Business, Economics, Law and Social Sciences
Engineering and Physical Sciences
Life Sciences

Flexible Entry

You can begin the International Foundation Year in either September or February. Once you complete the programme and achieve the required grades, you can enter the first year of your chosen undergraduate degree at the University of Surrey. 

 International Foundation Year term dates:
 September 2016

Term 1: 26/09/2016 - 03/02/2017
Term 2: 06/02/2017 - 02/06/2017
 February 2017 Term 1: 06/02/2017 - 02/06/2017
Term 2: 05/06/2017 - 08/09/2017
 English Language Preparation term dates:
 September 2016 Term 1: 26/09/2016 - 03/02/2017
 June 2017 Term 1: 12/06/2017 - 08/09/2017

* Subject to approval

Term 1: 13/06/2016 - 09/09/2016
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Course length

September to June or February to September

Intakes

September & February

Age on entry

You must be 18 on progression to your undergraduate degree at the University

Entry requirements