International Foundation Year in Science

The NCUK International Foundation Year (IFY) in Science, is a one-year qualification designed to prepare you for first year entry to undergraduate degree courses at reputable English speaking universities around the world. The programme is suited to those seeking a career in all areas of science.

As well as academic knowledge, the NCUK International Foundation Year will give you specialist English language, study and cultural skills that are an essential part of your degree course. This unique combination will help you to get in to the University of your choice and be successful in your future career.


Core Modules:

  • Chemistry
  • Biology
  • EAP, EAPPU, or RCS

In addition, students choose one of the following elective modules

  • Physics
  • Maths


Leading to degrees at NCUK Universities in;

  • Archaeology
  • Biochemistry
  • Biological Sciences
  • Biology
  • Biomedical Science(s)
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Enviromental Science
  • Genetics
  • Geography
  • Human Biology
  • Mathematics
  • Medical Biochemistry
  • Medicine
  • Medicinal Chemistry
  • Pharmacology
  • Pharmacy
  • Physics
  • Physics with Astrophysics
  • Physiotherapy
  • Psychology
  • Software Engineering
  • Zoology