International Foundation in General Science
Please note that this programme will no longer be available after January 2017.
Conduct experiments and practical sessions in our very own, fully equipped laboratories, providing the perfect preparation for a science-based university degree.
Why apply for the International Foundation programme?
- Guaranteed offer of a place on the first year of an undergradaute degree at UEA (subject to meeting the specified entry requirements).
- Full university status on a quality-assured, UEA-validated programme.
Course options available
- International Foundation (3 terms) - this is the standard option, suitable for most students.
What is special about the programme?
The INTO University of East Anglia International Foundation programme combines academic study, intensive English language preparation, study skills and cultural orientation - all that you need for success at university.
- interactive seminars and university-standard laboratories
- many practical classes related to your pathway, such as biotechnology and clinical chemistry
- a 3-day residential field trip in your first term
You will receive support from your tutor on personal and academic issues, including advice on your studies and career plans.
We also have an International Progression team, who will help with your application to the University of East Anglia and arrange visits to your future school of study so that you can learn more about your chosen degree programme.
Who should apply for the International Foundation programme?
If you have completed secondary school education in your home country, the International Foundation programme provides academic preparation for first year entry and ensures that you meet the minimum English language requirement for entry to your chosen undergraduate degree programme.
In some circumstances you may be able to enrol on the International Foundation programme in order to change your specialist subject.