International Foundation in Science, Computing, Engineering and Mathematics

Overview

Preparing students for direct entry to Year 1 of an undergraduate degree in a range of engineering and science subjects.

Key information

  • Learn in modern science laboratories at the INTO Centre.
  • Laboratories include Physics equipment such as oscilloscopes and Van de Graaff generators, and Raspberry Pi kits for students to enjoy the practical applications of computer programming.
  • Practical learning opportunities include taster sessions and talks in engineering.
  • Receive a 10” Samsung Galaxy tablet with access to digital textbooks and interactive activities.

Entry requirements

Age requirement
16
Academic requirements
Completion of 12 years of schooling (or the local equivalent to meet the same standard) with good grades.
English language entry requirements
3 Terms: IELTS 5.5 (with a minimum of 4.5 in any subskill) or equivalent. Some exclusions exist.

Dates & Fees


September 2022 start
(3 Terms)
Mon 26 September 2022 - Fri 23 June 2023
£19,995

January 2023 start
(3 Terms)
Mon 9 January 2023 - Fri 8 September 2023
£19,995

Modules

Compulsory Modules
Chemistry
20 Credits
English for Academic Purposes
20 Credits
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1
20 Credits
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2
20 Credits
Personal and Professional Development
20 Credits
Physics
20 Credits
Principles of Computing
20 Credits
Study Skills and ICT
20 Credits

Progression

P
 =  Placement option available
A
 =  Study abroad option available
Degree
Final level
English level
Additional requirements

Chemical Engineering-BEng (Hons)
P
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%) Chemistry (55%)

Chemical Engineering-MEng (Hons)
P
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (60%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (60%) Chemistry (60%)

Chemistry with Medicinal Chemistry-BSc (Hons)
P
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Chemistry (55%)

Chemistry with Medicinal Chemistry-MChem (Hons)
P
A
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (60%) Chemistry (60%)

Chemistry-BSc (Hons)
P
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Chemistry (55%)

Chemistry-MChem (Hons)
P
A
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (60%) Chemistry (60%)

Civil Engineering-BEng (Hons)
P
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%) Physics (55%)

Civil Engineering-MEng (Hons)
P
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (60%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (60%) Physics (60%)

Civil and Structural Engineering-BEng (Hons)
P
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%) Physics (55%)

Civil and Structural Engineering-MEng (Hons)
P
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (60%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (60%) Physics (60%)

Computer Science (Cyber Security)-BSc (Hons)
P
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%)

Computer Science (Cyber Security)-MComp (Hons)
P
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (60%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (60%)

Computer Science (Game Engineering)-BSc (Hons)
P
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%)

Computer Science (Game Engineering)-MComp (Hons)
P
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (60%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (60%)

Computer Science (Software Engineering)-BSc (Hons)
P
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%)

Computer Science-BSc (Hons)
P
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%)

Computer Science-MComp (Hons)
P
A
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (60%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (60%)

Earth Science-BSc (Hons)
P
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%)

Earth Science-MEarthSci (Hons)
P
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (60%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (60%)

Electrical and Electronic Engineering with Industrial Project-MEng (Hons)
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (60%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (60%) Physics (60%)

Electrical and Electronic Engineering-BEng (Hons)
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%) Physics (55%)

Electronics and Computer Engineering with Industrial Project-MEng (Hons)
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (60%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (60%) Physics (60%)

Electronics and Computer Engineering-BEng (Hons)
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%) Physics (55%)

Engineering-MEng (Hons)
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (60%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (60%) Physics (60%)

Geographic Information Science-BSc (Hons)
P
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%)

Geospatial Surveying and Mapping-BEng (Hons)
P
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%)

Mapping and Geospatial Data Science-MSci (Hons)
P
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (60%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (60%)

Marine Technology with Marine Engineering-BEng (Hons)
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%) Physics (55%)

Marine Technology with Marine Engineering-MEng (Hons)
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (60%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (60%) Physics (60%)

Marine Technology with Naval Architecture-BEng (Hons)
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%) Physics (55%)

Marine Technology with Naval Architecture-MEng (Hons)
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (60%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (60%) Physics (60%)

Mathematics and Accounting-BSc (Hons)
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%)

Mathematics and Economics-BSc (Hons)
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%)

Mathematics and Statistics-BSc (Hons)
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%)

Mathematics and Statistics-MMathStat (Hons)
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (60%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (60%)

Mathematics with Business-BSc (Hons)
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%)

Mathematics with Finance-BSc (Hons)
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%)

Mathematics-BSc (Hons)
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%)

Mathematics-MMath (Hons)
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (60%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (60%)

Mechanical Engineering-BEng (Hons)
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%) Physics (55%)

Mechanical Engineering-MEng (Hons)
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (60%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (60%) Physics (60%)

Physics with Astrophysics-BSc (Hons)
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%) Physics (55%)

Physics with Astrophysics-MPhys (Hons)
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (60%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (60%) Physics (60%)

Physics-BSc (Hons)
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%) Physics (55%)

Physics-MPhys (Hons)
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (60%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (60%) Physics (60%)

Psychology and Mathematics-BSc (Hons)
60%
65
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (65%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (65%)

Statistics-BSc (Hons)
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%)

Theoretical Physics-BSc (Hons)
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%) Physics (55%)

Theoretical Physics-MPhys (Hons)
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (60%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (60%) Physics (60%)

Entry requirements

Age requirement
16
Academic requirements
Completion of 12 years of schooling (or the local equivalent to meet the same standard) with good grades.
English language entry requirements
3 Terms: IELTS 5.5 (with a minimum of 4.5 in any subskill) or equivalent. Some exclusions exist.

Dates & Fees


September 2023 start
(3 Terms)
Mon 25 September 2023 - Fri 21 June 2024

January 2024 start
(3 Terms)
Mon 8 January 2024 - Fri 6 September 2024

Progression

P
 =  Placement option available
A
 =  Study abroad option available
Degree
Final level
English level
Additional requirements

Chemical Engineering-BEng (Hons)
P
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%) Chemistry (55%)

Chemical Engineering-MEng (Hons)
P
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (60%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (60%) Chemistry (60%)

Chemistry with Medicinal Chemistry-BSc (Hons)
P
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Chemistry (55%)

Chemistry with Medicinal Chemistry-MChem (Hons)
P
A
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (60%) Chemistry (60%)

Chemistry-BSc (Hons)
P
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Chemistry (55%)

Chemistry-MChem (Hons)
P
A
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (60%) Chemistry (60%)

Civil Engineering-BEng (Hons)
P
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%) Physics (55%)

Civil Engineering-MEng (Hons)
P
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (60%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (60%) Physics (60%)

Civil and Structural Engineering-BEng (Hons)
P
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%) Physics (55%)

Civil and Structural Engineering-MEng (Hons)
P
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (60%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (60%) Physics (60%)

Computer Science (Cyber Security)-BSc (Hons)
P
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%)

Computer Science (Cyber Security)-MComp (Hons)
P
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (60%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (60%)

Computer Science (Game Engineering)-BSc (Hons)
P
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%)

Computer Science (Game Engineering)-MComp (Hons)
P
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (60%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (60%)

Computer Science (Software Engineering)-BSc (Hons)
P
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%)

Computer Science-BSc (Hons)
P
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%)

Computer Science-MComp (Hons)
P
A
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (60%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (60%)

Earth Science-BSc (Hons)
P
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%)

Earth Science-MEarthSci (Hons)
P
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (60%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (60%)

Electrical and Electronic Engineering with Industrial Project-MEng (Hons)
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (60%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (60%) Physics (60%)

Electrical and Electronic Engineering-BEng (Hons)
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%) Physics (55%)

Electronics and Computer Engineering with Industrial Project-MEng (Hons)
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (60%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (60%) Physics (60%)

Electronics and Computer Engineering-BEng (Hons)
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%) Physics (55%)

Engineering-MEng (Hons)
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (60%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (60%) Physics (60%)

Geographic Information Science-BSc (Hons)
P
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%)

Geospatial Surveying and Mapping-BEng (Hons)
P
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%)

Mapping and Geospatial Data Science-MSci (Hons)
P
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (60%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (60%)

Marine Technology with Marine Engineering-BEng (Hons)
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%) Physics (55%)

Marine Technology with Marine Engineering-MEng (Hons)
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (60%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (60%) Physics (60%)

Marine Technology with Naval Architecture-BEng (Hons)
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%) Physics (55%)

Marine Technology with Naval Architecture-MEng (Hons)
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (60%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (60%) Physics (60%)

Mathematics and Accounting-BSc (Hons)
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%)

Mathematics and Economics-BSc (Hons)
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%)

Mathematics and Statistics-BSc (Hons)
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%)

Mathematics and Statistics-MMathStat (Hons)
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (60%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (60%)

Mathematics with Business-BSc (Hons)
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%)

Mathematics with Finance-BSc (Hons)
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%)

Mathematics-BSc (Hons)
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%)

Mathematics-MMath (Hons)
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (60%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (60%)

Mechanical Engineering-BEng (Hons)
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%) Physics (55%)

Mechanical Engineering-MEng (Hons)
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (60%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (60%) Physics (60%)

Physics with Astrophysics-BSc (Hons)
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%) Physics (55%)

Physics with Astrophysics-MPhys (Hons)
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (60%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (60%) Physics (60%)

Physics-BSc (Hons)
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%) Physics (55%)

Physics-MPhys (Hons)
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (60%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (60%) Physics (60%)

Psychology and Mathematics-BSc (Hons)
60%
65
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (65%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (65%)

Statistics-BSc (Hons)
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%)

Theoretical Physics-BSc (Hons)
60%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (55%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (55%) Physics (55%)

Theoretical Physics-MPhys (Hons)
65%
60
Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 1 (60%) Mathematics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2 (60%) Physics (60%)