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Top 24 Foundation Year Programs in Engineering Studies 2019/2020

A foundation year can help students get ready for more intense learning. This year-long program introduces them to higher education and assists them in finishing courses that will get them on the path to their intended field of study.

The process of creating and maintaining new machines, structures and more using mathematics as well as social, economic and scientific knowledge is known as engineering. There are many subdivisions of engineering dealing with everything from the environment to electricity.

 

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Divan International

NCUK established a foundation year for international students from around the globe to be qualified for studying the Bachelor Degree in 16 UK universities and 27 worldwid ... [+]

Guaranteed Access to Thousands of University Degrees

Universities worldwide and UK NARIC (National Recognition Information Centre) formally recognizes the NCUK International Foundation Year as a comparable level to GCE A Level; Australian high school (SSCE); American high school (AP); and Hong Kong high school (HKDSE) qualifications.

About

Divan International is arguably the best leading cultural exchange, educational, training, and travel organization, widely known for its impeccable service for young people from the Arab countries and the whole world as well.

Our goal and mission has always been, and remains, to increase global understanding by building and strengthening communication skills among our graduates with English speaking partners around the world to ease their employment opportunities. We believe in the idea of making university graduates employable whether they are having English partners or not, that’s why we’re proud to support the work, study and travel abroad programs as an essential piece of a well-rounded education... [-]

Jordan Amman
October 2019
English
Part-time
1 year
Campus
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University of Southampton Malaysia

The Engineering Foundation year is a stimulating year of study that will equip you with the knowledge, skills and attributes needed to successfully meet the challenges of ... [+]

This one-year full-time course is integrated with a further four-year MEng degree and will build your understanding of mathematics, mechanics, computer programming, electricity and electronics, and engineering principles. Here are some fast facts about the programme:

The Foundation Year is combined with a further four-year degree Provides an introduction to the key concepts of engineering You will receive a high level of support and feedback Three intakes a year - April, July and September

Entry Requirements

Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM)/ O level or equivalent: 5 As in the science stream, including Mathematics and Physics. Minimum B+ in Additional Mathematics

IB: 32 points overall, and must not include subjects suitable for direct entry into undergraduate programmes, normally both Higher Level Mathematics and Physics... [-]

Malaysia Johor Bahru
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Full-time
1 year
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ICP International College Portsmouth

Students can enter at Stage 1 (University Foundation) or Stage 2 (First Year Degree) and are guaranteed progression to the second year of a relevant degree, providing tha ... [+]

Undergraduate Pathway in Engineering

Students can enter at Stage 1 (University Foundation) or Stage 2 (First Year Degree) and are guaranteed progression to the second year of a relevant degree, providing that progression criterion are met. Stage 1 takes place at ICP using dedicated lecturers and benefits from small class sizes. Stage 2 takes place at the University of Portsmouth directly, supported with tutorials at ICP.

Pathways at the University of Portsmouth

Stage 1: University Foundation

Location

ICP at the University of Portsmouth

Modules

ICT Skills Engineering Principles 1 Numerical Techniques 1 Research Method, Critical Thinking & Expression Programming Concepts Chemistry (Petroleum Engineering Only) Design Concepts (Civil Engineering Only) Engineering Principles 2 Numerical Techniques 3 Interactive Learning Skills and Communication 3 Degree awards from the University of Portsmouth BEng (Hons) Electronic Engineering BSc (Hons) Computer Networks BEng (Hons) Construction Engineering Management BEng (Hons) Civil Engineering BEng (Hons) Innovation Engineering BEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering BEng (Hons) Petroleum Engineering Accreditation ICE - The Institution of Civil Engineers IED - The Institution of Engineering Designers IET - The Institution of Engineering and Technology IStructE - The Institution of Structural Engineers Popular Careers ... [-]
United Kingdom Portsmouth
September 2019
English
Full-time
2 semesters
Campus
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IUMW - International University of Malaya-Wales

Your educational journey will see you acquiring a solid basis in Biology, Chemistry, Physics, and Mathematics, as well as skills such as critical thinking, writing, publi ... [+]

This one-year foundation programme provides students a solid platform for further studies at the Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics or the Faculty of Health and Social Sciences. Students of this programme not only acquire solid basics in the core of Science subjects but are empowered by other relevant skills such as critical thinking, public speaking and presentation techniques. On top of that, students will be given plenty of hands-on experience, essential for any student who wishes to excel in the science fields.

Laboratory Facilities Students will have access to the well-equipped science laboratories at Centre for Foundation Studies in Science (PASUM), the University of Malaya to conduct their practical class.... [-]

Malaysia Kuala Lumpur
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English
Full-time
1 year
Campus
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University of Bradford

The Engineering International Foundation Year gives you the skills you need to start an Engineering degree if you do not currently have the necessary mathematics or scien ... [+]

The Engineering International Foundation Year gives you the skills you need to start an Engineering degree if you do not currently have the necessary mathematics or science qualifications.

You will need an IELTS of 5.5 in English to study the programme.

Successful completion enables you to go onto the first year of any of the following BEng courses:

Chemical Engineering Civil and Structural Engineering Mechanical Engineering Biomedical Engineering

If you achieve a grade of 70% or above you are also able to progress directly to our four or five-year integrated Master’s programmes (MEng).

The Foundation Year gives you a strong grounding in Engineering fundamentals of mathematics, physics and materials. You’ll get an overview of each Engineering area, enabling you to choose the right discipline for you.... [-]

United Kingdom Bradford
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1 year
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University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria

In order to make access to studies possible for applicants with missing prerequisites, the University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria offers a foundation programme for ... [+]

Foundation programme in Engineering and Business A Route into an Austrian degree

In order to make access to studies possible for applicants with missing prerequisites, the University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria offers a foundation programme for selected study programmes in Engineering and Business. Applicants who lack entrance requirements can acquire the necessary additional qualifications. The programme is characterised by its focused preparation, tailored for studies at the University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria.

This is the Solution for Candidates, who ... yet miss sufficient credits in mathematics and/or physics to be enrolled in engineering studies yet miss sufficient credits in mathematics and/or English to be enrolled in business studies do not yet meet the entrance requirements for studying in Austria (e.g. one year of studies is missing after A-levels) wish to improve their math/physics skills prior to entering a study programme wish to study in an English taught programme, but yet feel not save enough to comprehend the technical terminology in English ... [-]
Austria Wels
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English,German
Full-time
1 - 2 semesters
Campus
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Abbey College Manchester

This is a full-time course designed to prepare international students for direct entry to most British universities. These universities include Bristol, Bath, Manchester, ... [+]

This is a full-time course designed to prepare international students for direct entry to most British universities. These universities include Bristol, Bath, Manchester, Sheffield, Leeds, Birmingham, Aston, Nottingham, York, Southampton, University College London, Salford and Queen Mary. It is usually delivered over one year. However, it can also be undertaken over 18 months or two years for those students who would suit a slower pace or have not studied at the equivalent of Level 3 (i.e. A-Level) before.

It is fully accredited by NCFE in line with UK Visa Immigration (UKVI) requirements.

Pathways

Students have a choice of four pathways, each of which comprises Core Skills and Pathway Specific Modules:... [-]

United Kingdom Manchester
August 2020
English
Full-time
1 - 2 years
Campus
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INTO Manchester in partnership with Manchester Metropolitan University

Prepare for direct entry to Year 1 of an undergraduate degree in a range of Computing, Mathematics, Engineering, Science related subjects at Manchester Metropolitan Unive ... [+]

Prepare for direct entry to Year 1 of an undergraduate degree in a range of Computing, Mathematics, Engineering, Science related subjects at Manchester Metropolitan University.

Course features Develop the knowledge and skills for your chosen degree through a specialist pathway. Guaranteed university placement for all successful students. Find out more about our money back guarantee. Benefit from smaller class sizes than at university, meaning you'll have more time with your teachers. Adapt to studying in the UK thanks to university-style teaching for subject-based modules. Guidance with your university applications, so you choose the best degree for you. Key course facts Course length: 3-4 Terms Start dates: 2018: September; 2019: June, September Fees: From £15,075 Class hours: 24 hours per week (20 hours per week during Term 1) Class size: 20 Class duration: Typically held Monday to Friday between 08.00 - 19.00 excluding bank holidays. However, there may be instances where classes need to be held outside these times due to unforeseen circumstances. Award: International Foundation Certificate (RQF Level 3) from NCUK. Course options: Standard (3-term, 9-month programme) Extended (Contains an additional term(s) of English language.) Entry requirements ... [-]
United Kingdom Manchester
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English
Full-time
9 - 12 months
Campus
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University of East Anglia

Study a quality-assured course at a leading engineering, science, and mathematics university. The International Foundation programme will prepare you for entry into the f ... [+]

Preparation for direct entry to year one of an undergraduate engineering, maths or physical sciences degree at the University of East Anglia.

Why apply for the International Foundation programme? A guaranteed route to Year 1 of an undergraduate degree at UEA (subject to meeting the specified entry requirements). You are a student of the University from day one, on a quality-assured, UEA-validated programme.

Course options available

International Foundation (3 terms) - this is the standard option, suitable for most students. Extended International Foundation (4 terms) - this option incorporates an additional term of intensive English language tuition at the beginning of the course, and English language entry requirements are lower. Where will this programme take me? ... [-]
United Kingdom Norwich
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English
Full-time
9 - 12 months
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City and Islington College

This Engineering Foundation Year is the first year of a four year BEng Degree course or a five year MEng Degree course, delivered by City University, London. ... [+]

Foundation Year in Engineering

Course leve: l3

Centre: Applied Sciences

Student Type: Adults (19+)Higher EducationInternational

This Engineering Foundation Year is the first year of a four year BEng Degree course or a five year MEng Degree course, delivered by City University, London. It allows you to study at degree level even if you don't have the standard university entry requirements or are returning to education to brush up your technical knowledge and study skills. It allows you to progress to a range of Engineering degrees (at City University, London), and gives you access to state-of-the-art labs and close teacher support.

Study on this foundation year will take place mostly at City and Islington College, but you will take some laboratory classes at the School of Engineering and Mathematical Sciences at City University, London.... [-]

United Kingdom London
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Full-time
1 year
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Newcastle University

Prepare for direct entry to an undergraduate degree in a science or engineering related subject at Newcastle University. ... [+]

Prepare for direct entry to an undergraduate degree in a science or engineering related subject at Newcastle University.

Course features Develop the knowledge and skills for your chosen degree through a specialist pathway. Guaranteed university placement for all successful students. Benefit from smaller class sizes than at university, meaning you'll have more time with your teachers. Adapt to studying in the UK thanks to university-style teaching for subject-based modules. Guidance with your university applications, so you choose the best degree for you. Key course facts Course length: 3-4 Terms Start dates: 2018: September; 2019: January, June, September; 2020: January, June Fees: From £19,500 Class hours: 21 hours per week on average Class size: 16 Class duration: Typically held Monday to Friday between 08.00 - 19.00 excluding bank holidays. However, there may be instances where classes need to be held outside these times due to unforeseen circumstances. Award: International Foundation Certificate (RQF Level 3) from Newcastle University. Course options: Standard (3-term, 9-month programme) Extended (Contains an additional term(s) of English language.) Entry requirements ... [-]
United Kingdom Newcastle upon Tyne
January 2020
English
Full-time
9 - 12 months
Campus
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Loughborough College

Loughborough College has been running an International Foundation Programme for over 12 years. For the past 6 years, this programme has been a dual-partnership with Lough ... [+]

Loughborough College has been running an International Foundation Programme for over 12 years. For the past 6 years, this programme has been a dual-partnership with Loughborough University. We will be returning to having ownership of the programme again in 2017 whilst still retaining close links to the university.

The Loughborough College International Foundation Programme is designed for international students who have good end of school grades but are in need of an extra year of study before beginning their university studies in the UK.

Special emphasis is placed on subject specific tuition to prepare students for their chosen degree programme, as well as developing the study skills needed for success in an independent learning environment.... [-]

United Kingdom Loughborough
August 2020
English
Full-time
2 semesters
Campus
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INTO Manchester

The International Foundation in Science and Engineering prepares you for direct entry on to the first year of a computing, mathematics, engineering, science or related un ... [+]

Prepare for life as a science and engineering student, with university-style teaching, experienced teaches, and use of university labs for practical learning.

Why apply for the International Foundation programme? Guaranteed conditional progression to one of NCUK’s 16 universities (subject to meeting progression requirements). A quality-assured, NCUK accredited programme. Recognised by a wide range of other leading UK universities.

Course options available

International Foundation (3 terms) - this is the standard option, suitable for most students. Headstart Foundation (3 terms) - this includes an additional two weeks of learning that introduces you to British culture and history. Extended International Foundation (4 terms)- this option features an additional term of English at the beginning for extra language support and English language entry requirements are typically lower. Where will this programme take me? ... [-]
United Kingdom Manchester
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English
Full-time
9 - 12 months
Campus
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ONCAMPUS

This programme is designed to prepare international students, who have completed senior secondary education, for entry to undergraduate studies at Coventry University. If ... [+]

International Foundation Programme (IFP)

This one-year (3 terms) programme offers successful students guaranteed progression* to Coventry University. You will study your Foundation programme at our state-of-the-art Centre located at the heart of the Coventry University campus.

This programme gives guaranteed progression* to Year 1 of a wide range of undergraduate degrees or the International Year One in Business & Management.

Who is this programme designed for?

This programme is designed to prepare international students, who have completed senior secondary education, for entry to undergraduate studies at Coventry University. If you successfully complete the IFP, you are guaranteed placement on a suitable programme of undergraduate study at Coventry University. The IFP is set at level 3, which is equivalent to A-level standard in the UK.... [-]

United Kingdom Cambridge
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English
Full-time
1 year
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University of Stirling

Prepare for direct entry to Year 2 of an undergraduate degree in a wide range of subjects at the University of Stirling or the University of Dundee in just six months. ... [+]

Prepare for direct entry to Year 2 of an undergraduate degree in a wide range of subjects at the University of Stirling or the University of Dundee in just six months.

Course features A specialist programme helping you to develop the knowledge and skills for your chosen degree. Study academic modules that reflect the first year of your chosen degree. Guaranteed university placement for all successful students - find out more about our money back guarantee. Our class sizes are smaller than you’ll typically experience at university – so you'll have more time with your teachers. You will have university-style lessons for subject-based modules, to help you adapt to the studying in the UK. Guidance with your university application, ensuring you choose the best degree for you. Key course facts Course length: 4 Years Start dates: 2019: January, April; 2020: January, March Fees: From £10,050 Class hours: 21 hours per week on average Class size: 16 Class duration: English classes per week: 6 hours Subject module classes per week: 15 hours Average total per week: 21 hours ... [-]
United Kingdom Stirling
January 2020
English
Full-time
6 months
Campus
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