English Language Preparation Programme for International Foundation Year

Cardiff University

Course Overview

  • Intakes June, September
  • Course Duration 3 months, 6 months

Course Description

The English Language Preparation Programme helps students to improve their English language skills to the level needed for the International Foundation Year Programme.

Depending on the level of English, students may require to take one or two terms of English.

Entry Requirements

English Language Requirement

  • 1 term programme Academic IELTS for UKVI 4.5 (minimum 4.5 in writing)
  • 2 term programme Academic IELTS for UKVI 4.0 overall (4.0 in all components)

Campus Location

Cardiff CF10 3AT, United Kingdom

Documents Required for Application

  1. Copies of the passport and any previous study visas
  2. Academic certificate and transcript(s) of secondary/undergraduate education
  3. Score report of English language proficiency qualification IELTS for UKVI /  IELTS
  4. Personal Statement
  5. Work experience letter (if any)
  6. Certificates of any additional courses or activities (if any)

Progression Degree

This programme can lead to one of the International Foundation Programme at Cardiff University International Study Center in the below list. (Subject to meeting the progression grades requirement)

  • International Foundation Year – Arts, Humanities, Law and Social Sciences
  • International Foundation Year – Business, Economics, Accounting and Finance
  • International Foundation Year – Engineering, Physical Sciences and Architecture
  • International Foundation Year –Health, Medical and Life Sciences


More Information

Only students can apply for this course.
University Information
  • Total Courses 8 Courses
  • Location United Kingdom
  • Full Address Cardiff University, Cardiff CF10 3AT, United Kingdom
  • QS 2020 Ranking 154
  • ARWU 2019 Ranking 101
  • THE 2020 Ranking 198