International Foundation in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

Overview

The International Foundation in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics will prepare you for your chosen undergraduate degree.

Key information

  • You're guaranteed entry to your chosen degree when you pass your course at the International College at the required level, with good attendance.
  • You’ll study on campus and have access to university facilities.
  • You’ll benefit from expert teaching and support services.
  • Your foundation course is designed to ensure you’re ready for university, and knowledgeable academic staff will help guide you there. Teachers have a deep understanding of the specific challenges facing international students, and you‘ll get lots of feedback on your work to help you improve.
  • You will have the chance to be a University of Bristol student from day one. You’ll study on campus, with access to all the same facilities and resources as degree students. This includes the University's many societies, including cultural and religious societies that can help you feel at home.
  • The University has a range of services available, including the Student Wellbeing Service, Residential Life teams, Student Counselling Service and Disability Service. You can request support through an easy online process and they will connect you with the right help.
  • During your studies, you can stay in modern, convenient and comfortable student housing in Bristol, close to the University facilities. In your student residence, you will get to make friends with people from around the world, and be in the perfect location to get out and explore the city of Bristol.

Entry requirements

Age requirement
17
Academic requirements
High school diploma; Minimum 3.0 GPA (out of 5.0).
English language entry requirements
2 Terms: IELTS 5.5

Dates & Fees


September 2023 start
(2 Terms)
Mon 18 September 2023 - Sat 1 June 2024
£24,300

Modules

Compulsory Modules
Academic Writing
Text Response
Specialist Modules
Foundations in Biomedical Sciences
Foundations of Chemistry
Foundations of Physics
Foundations of Psychology
Foundations of Statistics
Introductory Mathematics
Mathematics for Mathematicians
Mathematics for STEM

Progression

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

BEng (Hons) Aerospace Engineering

BEng (Hons) Civil Engineering

BEng (Hons) Computer Science and Electronics

BEng (Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering

BEng (Hons) Engineering Mathematics

BEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering

BEng (Hons) Mechanical and Electrical Engineering

BSc (Hons) Applied Anatomy

BSc (Hons) Biochemistry

BSc (Hons) Biochemistry with Medical Biochemistry

BSc (Hons) Biochemistry with Molecular Biology and Biotechnology

BSc (Hons) Biology

BSc (Hons) Biomedical Sciences

BSc (Hons) Cancer Biology and Immunology

BSc (Hons) Cellular and Molecular Medicine

BSc (Hons) Chemistry

BSc (Hons) Chemistry with Computing

BSc (Hons) Computer Science

BSc (Hons) Data Science

BSc (Hons) Data Science with a Year in Industry

BSc (Hons) Environmental Geoscience

BSc (Hons) Geography

BSc (Hons) Geography with Quantitative Research Methods

BSc (Hons) Geography with Study Abroad

BSc (Hons) Geography with Study Abroad in a Modern Language

BSc (Hons) Geology

BSc (Hons) Geophysics

BSc (Hons) Mathematics

BSc (Hons) Mathematics and Computer Science

BSc (Hons) Mathematics and Philosophy

BSc (Hons) Mathematics and Physics

BSc (Hons) Mathematics with Statistics

BSc (Hons) Mathematics with Statistics for Finance

BSc (Hons) Mathematics with Study Abroad in a Modern Language

BSc (Hons) Medical Microbiology

BSc (Hons) Neuroscience

BSc (Hons) Palaeontology and Evolution

BSc (Hons) Pharmacology

BSc (Hons) Physics

BSc (Hons) Physics and Philosophy

BSc (Hons) Physics with Astrophysics

BSc (Hons) Physics with Computing

BSc (Hons) Physiological Science

BSc (Hons) Plant Sciences

BSc (Hons) Psychology

BSc (Hons) Veterinary Nursing and Companion Animal Behaviour

BSc (Hons) Virology and Immunology

BSc (Hons) Zoology

BVSc Veterinary Science

MEng (Hons) Aerospace Engineering

MEng (Hons) Civil Engineering

MEng (Hons) Computer Science

MEng (Hons) Computer Science and Electronics

MEng (Hons) Computer Science and Electronics with Study Abroad

MEng (Hons) Computer Science with Innovation

MEng (Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering

MEng (Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering with Innovation

MEng (Hons) Engineering Design with Study in Industry

MEng (Hons) Engineering Mathematics

MEng (Hons) Engineering Mathematics with Study Abroad

MEng (Hons) Mathematics and Computer Science

MEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering

MEng (Hons) Mechanical and Electrical Engineering

MSci (Hons) Biochemistry

MSci (Hons) Biochemistry with Medical Biochemistry

MSci (Hons) Biochemistry with Molecular Biology and Biotechnology

MSci (Hons) Biology

MSci (Hons) Cancer Biology and Immunology

MSci (Hons) Chemistry

MSci (Hons) Chemistry with Computing

MSci (Hons) Chemistry with Industrial Experience

MSci (Hons) Chemistry with Study Abroad

MSci (Hons) Chemistry with Study Abroad in a Modern Language

MSci (Hons) Environmental Geoscience

MSci (Hons) Environmental Geoscience with Study Abroad

MSci (Hons) Geography with Innovation

MSci (Hons) Geography with Quantitative Research Methods

MSci (Hons) Geology

MSci (Hons) Geology with Study Abroad

MSci (Hons) Geophysics

MSci (Hons) Geophysics with Study Abroad

MSci (Hons) Mathematics and Philosophy

MSci (Hons) Mathematics and Physics

MSci (Hons) Medical Microbiology

MSci (Hons) Neuroscience

MSci (Hons) Palaeontology and Evolution

MSci (Hons) Pharmacology

MSci (Hons) Pharmacology with Study in Industry

MSci (Hons) Physics

MSci (Hons) Physics and Philosophy

MSci (Hons) Physics with Astrophysics

MSci (Hons) Physics with Computing

MSci (Hons) Physics with Computing with Industrial Experience

MSci (Hons) Physics with Industrial Experience

MSci (Hons) Physics with Innovation

MSci (Hons) Physics with International Experience

MSci (Hons) Physics with Study Abroad in a Modern Language

MSci (Hons) Physiological Science

MSci (Hons) Plant Sciences

MSci (Hons) Psychology and Neuroscience

MSci (Hons) Psychology with Innovation

MSci (Hons) Theoretical Physics

MSci (Hons) Zoology

MSci (Hons) Cellular and Molecular Medicine

MSci (Hons) Virology and Immunology