International Foundation Course

Undergraduate: International Foundation Course

If you are studying a Chinese language high school curriculum, planning to study an undergraduate programme in the English speaking world and if you want to take some modules before you study outside your home country and meet the entry requirements for university in the UK, our International Foundation Course is for you. The Course can help you gain entry to an undergraduate degree in the areas of

Food Science, Technology and Innovation

Computing and Mathematics

Science and Engineering

Medicine and Pharmacy

Business and Management


Our International Foundation Course is recognised by Harper Adams University, Keele University and Falmouth University, Oxford Brookes University and 19 other UK or Hong Kong Universities. Completion of the course can be used for advancement to the 1st year of their bachelor’s degree.

Structure & Fee

DurationOne Year
Teaching modeTerms 1 and 2 of the programme are conducted online on a part-time basis. Terms 3 and 4 are taught face-to-face full time in the UK.
Teaching Hours976 hours
Feature– Conditional Offer letter from PIC and the respective Universities
– Supporting documents for student visa application
Compulsory SubjectsIELTS Preparation, Mathematics, Computer Science, Academic Study & Language Skills
Elective SubjectsBiology, Chemistry, Further Maths (Select one subject)
Tuition Fee£ 16,200 for 12 months
Term DatesTerm 1 ( 6 Jul – 22 Sep 2021)
Term 2 (27 Sep – 17 Dec 2021)
Term 3 (5 Jan – 29 Mar 2022)
Term 4 (4 Apr – 24 Jun 2022)
Class Ratio Online – Small group
Face to Face – Small group
Entry requirementsCompleted Year 2 of Senior High/ Grade 11 + IELTS equivalent of 5.5 or higher
Passed our entry assessment test
*Please note, there is a charge of £150 for the assessment and subsequent course-counselling session; this can be used as part payment for your course fees.

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