International Foundation in Life Science, Biomedicine and Environment

Overview

The International Foundation in Life Science, Biomedicine and Environment 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.
  • College staff are experienced with international students, and are ready to support you in any way you need. They'll help you settle into your new home, and make sure you're equipped with the skills you need to succeed in your studies.
  • During your pathway course, you'll be able to stay in University accommodation conveniently located close to the College and the campus, as well as the city centre. You'll have easy access to your classes and all the attractions of the city.
  • York is a brilliant mix of old and new. A historic city with many cultural attractions, like York Minster and St Mary's Abbey, it also has all the modern amenities you need, like high street and independent shops, cafes, restaurants and a thriving nightlife.

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 - Fri 10 May 2024
£20,300

Modules

Compulsory Modules
Biology
Chemistry
Language and Study Skills 2
Mathematics for Life Scientists

Progression

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

BA (Hons) German and Linguistics (with a year abroad)

BA (Hons) Global Development

BA (Hons) Human Geography and Environment

BA (Hons) Italian and Linguistics (with a year abroad)

BA (Hons) Linguistics with French

BA (Hons) Linguistics with German

BA (Hons) Linguistics with Italian

BA (Hons) Linguistics with Spanish

BA (Hons) Spanish and Linguistics (with a year abroad)

BSc (Hons) Bioarchaeology

BSc (Hons) Biochemistry

BSc (Hons) Biology

BSc (Hons) Biomedical Sciences

BSc (Hons) Biotechnology and Microbiology

BSc (Hons) Chemistry

BSc (Hons) Chemistry, Biological and Medicinal Chemistry

BSc (Hons) Chemistry, Green Principles and Sustainable Processes

BSc (Hons) Chemistry, the Atmosphere and the Environment

BSc (Hons) Ecology

BSc (Hons) Environmental Geography

BSc (Hons) Environmental Science

BSc (Hons) Genetics

BSc (Hons) Molecular Cell Biology

BSc (Hons) Nursing (Adult)

BSc (Hons) Nursing (Child)

BSc (Hons) Nursing (Mental Health)

BSc (Hons) Psychology

MBiochem (Hons) Biochemistry

MBiol (Hons) Biology

MBiol (Hons) Biotechnology and Microbiology

MBiol (Hons) Ecology

MBiol (Hons) Genetics

MBiol (Hons) Molecular Cell Biology

MBiomedSci (Hons) Biomedical Sciences

MChem (Hons) Chemistry

MChem (Hons) Chemistry (with a year abroad)

MChem (Hons) Chemistry (with a year in York)

MChem (Hons) Chemistry (with a year in industry)

MChem (Hons) Chemistry, Biological and Medicinal Chemistry

MChem (Hons) Chemistry, Biological and Medicinal Chemistry (with a year abroad)

MChem (Hons) Chemistry, Biological and Medicinal Chemistry (with a year in industry)

MChem (Hons) Chemistry, Green Principles and Sustainable Processes

MChem (Hons) Chemistry, Green Principles and Sustainable Processes (with a year abroad)

MChem (Hons) Chemistry, Green Principles and Sustainable Processes (with a year in industry)

MChem (Hons) Chemistry, the Atmosphere and the Environment (with a year abroad)

MChem (Hons) Chemistry, the Atmosphere and the Environment (with a year in York)

MChem (Hons) Chemistry, the Atmosphere and the Environment (with a year in industry)

MEnv (Hons) Environmental Geography

MEnv (Hons) Environmental Science

MSci (Hons) Psychology