International Foundation in Arts and Humanities


The International Foundation in Arts and Humanities 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.
  • You will receive extensive support at Glasgow International College, from the moment you arrive until you progress to your degree. You'll benefit from one-on-one sessions with your personal tutor, and expert teachers who will do everything possible to ensure you achieve success.
  • When you study in Glasgow, you'll be able to stay at one of two student residences. Both buildings were refurbished in 2017, and you'll enjoy access to a common room with games and a pool table, as well as a quiet study room and WiFi.
  • Glasgow is Scotland's largest city, and the College's central location means you will be perfectly placed to explore all the attractions the city has to offer. You'll also be close to Scotland's beautiful countryside, where you can enjoy breath-taking natural scenery.

Entry requirements

Age requirement
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 11 September 2023 - Thu 13 June 2024


Compulsory Modules
English Language and Linguistics
English Literature
English for Academic Purposes
Extended Project
Introduction to Art History


 =  Placement option available
 =  Study abroad option available
Final level
English level
Additional requirements

MA (Hons) English Language & Linguistics

MA (Hons) English Language & Linguistics/Comparative Literature

MA (Hons) English Language & Linguistics/English Literature

MA (Hons) English Language & Linguistics/Scottish Literature

MA (Hons) English Literature/Comparative Literature

MA (Hons) English Literature/English Language & Linguistics

MA (Hons) English Literature/History of Art

MA (Hons) English Literature/Scottish Literature

MA (Hons) History of Art

MA (Hons) History of Art/Comparative Literature

MA (Hons) History of Art/English Literature

MA (Hons) History of Art/Scottish Literature

MA (Hons) Politics

MA (Hons) Politics and Sociology

MA (Hons) Sociology