Course Overview

  • Intakes January, September
  • Course Duration 7 months

Course Description

The direct pathway to the University of Leeds

Secondary School => International Foundation Year => 1st Year of Bachelor Degree

During the International Foundation Year in Science, Engineering and Computing, you will study core and optional modules which are carefully tailored for your academic development and chosen area of study.

Students will study core and optional modules, which are carefully tailored for their academic development and chosen area of study.

Entry Requirements

  • Academic Requirements (International Qualifications)
    • International Baccalaureate IB Diploma and IB Certificate 26 points
    • IGCSE/GCSE/O-Level 5 passes at A-C in relevant subjects (excluding native language) with a C in Maths. New grades 9-4 in English and Maths
    • A/AS levels 80 UCAS points
  • Academic Requirements (Country-Specific)
    • Hong Kong, SAR HKCEE 3 x D’s and 1 E or Form 5 in a minimum of 4 academic subjects (grades will be assessed on a case by case basis) or HKDSE with minimum grades of 223 in relevant subjects
    • India Standard 10+1 at 70% or above. Standard 10+2 at 55% or above. 50% minimum required for relevant subjects
    • Indonesia SMU 2 at grade 7.0 or SMU3 at grade 6.5 in 5 relevant subjects
    • Malaysia SPM school: Form 5, Term 2 or Mid-Year transcript – Grades of A-C achieved in 5 relevant academic subjects to include English and Maths
    • Sri Lanka Sri Lankan General Certificate of Education (Ordinary Level) with at least 6 O Levels at Grade B or above/at least 2 A levels at C or above
    • Taiwan Senior High 3 at an average of 70% or above, in 4 subjects including relevant subject. Students with outstanding grades of 75% at Senior High 2 may be considered on a case by case basis
    • Thailand Mathayom Suska 5 with a GPA of 2.5 or above or Mathayom Suska 6 with a GPA of 2.0 or above with at least 2.0 required for Maths and Science subjects
    • Vietnam Secondary School Graduation/Year 12 (Bang Tu Tai) /National University Entrance Examination with a GPA of 7.0 or above, with a minimum of 7.0 for Maths and Science subjects. Year 11 with a GPA of 7.5 overall and 7.5 for Maths and Science subjects.
  • English Language Requirement
    • Academic IELTS for UKVI 5.0 (minimum 5.0 in writing)

Campus Location

Carnegie Stand, St. Michael’s Lane, Leeds LS6 3BR, 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 1st year Science, Engineering and Computing undergraduate degrees at University of Leeds. (Subject to meeting the progression grades requirement)

More Information

Only students can apply for this course.
University Information
  • Total Courses 6 Courses
  • Location United Kingdom
  • Full Address Woodhouse, Leeds LS2 9JT, United Kingdom
  • QS 2020 Ranking 93
  • ARWU 2019 Ranking 101
  • THE 2020 Ranking 155