International Foundation Year

The ƹƵ International Foundation Year (IFY) offers guaranteed progression* to a wide range of our undergraduate degrees, for those applicants who do not have the required qualifications or English language proficiency to join the first year of their chosen subject.

Accredited by the British Council for the teaching of English in the UKThe IFY will help you improve your English language level, enhance your study and IT skills and increase your subject knowledge. This will help you succeed when you progress on to your main degree programme.

*subject to successful completion of the course

Why choose Beds Foundation Year?

English UK member

Unlike many university International Foundation programmes, The ƹƵ IFY is delivered by the ƹƵ of ƹƵ and at the ƹƵ of ƹƵ. You will be a ƹƵ of ƹƵ ƹƵfrom day one.

The IFY offers guaranteed progression to over 75 bachelor’s degree programmes, via eight different pathways. For full details and to apply, check the pathway you are interested in:

To see the progression opportunities for each pathway check the list of courses with IFY


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Luton, LU1 3JU


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