International Foundation in Science and Engineering


The International Foundation in Science and Engineering 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.
  • Staff at the College make sure you get the most out of your experience studying abroad. They'll arrange trips where you can make new friends and see more of the city, and they'll be here to support you at every stage of your path to university.
  • When you study at the University of Liverpool International College, you can stay at the new living residence in the same building. You'll have your own room with study space and bathroom, plus shared social spaces, and you couldn't be closer to your classes!
  • Liverpool is a major cultural hub for the north of England. You'll be able to enjoy fantastic art galleries and museums like Tate Liverpool and the Beatles Story Museum, as well as many independent shops and cafés. It's a great place to be an international student!

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 - Fri 31 May 2024


Compulsory Modules
English for Academic Purposes
Extended Project
Specialist Modules
Information Technology
Intermediate Digital Applications
Intermediate Mathematics


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

BA (Joint Hons) Mathematics and Philosophy

BEng (Hons) Aerospace Engineering

BEng (Hons) Aerospace Engineering with Pilot Studies

BEng (Hons) Architectural Engineering

BEng (Hons) Civil Engineering

BEng (Hons) Computer Science and Electronic Engineering

BEng (Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering

BEng (Hons) Engineering

BEng (Hons) Industrial Design

BEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering

BEng (Hons) Mechatronics and Robotic Systems

BEng (Hons) Product Design Engineering

BN (Hons) Nursing

BSc (Hons) Anatomy and Human Biology

BSc (Hons) Archaeology

BSc (Hons) Biochemistry

BSc (Hons) Biological Sciences

BSc (Hons) Biological and Medical Sciences

BSc (Hons) Bioveterinary Science

BSc (Hons) Chemistry

BSc (Hons) Climate Science

BSc (Hons) Computer Science

BSc (Hons) Computer Science with Software Development

BSc (Hons) Diagnostic Radiography

BSc (Hons) Environmental Geoscience

BSc (Hons) Environmental Science

BSc (Hons) Evolutionary Anthropology

BSc (Hons) Financial Computing

BSc (Hons) Geography

BSc (Hons) Geography and Oceanography

BSc (Hons) Geology

BSc (Hons) Geology with Physical Geography

BSc (Hons) Geophysics (Geology)

BSc (Hons) Geophysics (Physics)

BSc (Hons) Marine Biology

BSc (Hons) Marine Biology with Oceanography

BSc (Hons) Mathematics

BSc (Hons) Mathematics and Statistics

BSc (Hons) Mathematics with Finance

BSc (Hons) Mathematics with Ocean and Climate Sciences

BSc (Hons) Medicinal Chemistry

BSc (Hons) Microbiology

BSc (Hons) Occupational Therapy

BSc (Hons) Ocean Sciences

BSc (Hons) Orthoptics

BSc (Hons) Pharmacology

BSc (Hons) Physics

BSc (Hons) Physics with Astronomy

BSc (Hons) Physics with Medical Applications

BSc (Hons) Physics with Nuclear Science

BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy

BSc (Hons) Psychology

BSc (Hons) Therapeutic Radiography & Oncology

BSc (Hons) Zoology

BSc (Joint Hons) Dental Hygiene and Dental Therapy

BSc (Joint Hons) Mathematics and Computer Science

BSc (Joint Hons) Physics and Mathematics

MBiolSci Biological Sciences

MChem Chemistry

MChem Medicinal Chemistry with Pharmacology

MESci (Hons) Geology

MESci (Hons) Geology and Geophysics

MESci (Hons) Geology with Physical Geography

MEng (Hons) Aerospace Engineering

MEng (Hons) Aerospace Engineering with Pilot Studies

MEng (Hons) Architectural Engineering

MEng (Hons) Civil Engineering

MEng (Hons) Civil and Structural Engineering

MEng (Hons) Computer Science

MEng (Hons) Computer Science and Electronic Engineering

MEng (Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering

MEng (Hons) Engineering

MEng (Hons) Industrial Design

MEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering

MEng (Hons) Mechatronics and Robotic Systems

MEng (Hons) Product Design Engineering

MMarBiol (Hons) Marine Biology

MMath Mathematical Physics

MMath Mathematics

MOSci (Hons) Ocean Sciences

MPhys Astrophysics

MPhys Physics

MPhys Theoretical Physics

MPsycholSci Psychology