Preparing you for degree-level study by improving your mathematical and scientific knowledge.


Giving students with the ability to succeed the opportunity to progress onto a range of undergraduate courses in science and engineering at this leading Russell Group university.

Engineering student

Who is the course for?

The foundation year is for students who want to study Engineering or Physics, but don't meet the entry requirements to go straight into year one. So if you’ve studied the right subjects but haven’t achieved high enough grades, or you’ve achieved good grades in unrelated subjects, this could be the route for you.

Courses and entry requirements

Successful completion of the foundation year guarantees you direct entry onto your chosen degree course in a range of science and engineering subjects.

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Engineering students in The Diamond
Engineering student in The Diamond

Teaching and learning

You'll learn the fundamentals of maths, engineering and science in a variety of innovative ways to equip you with the knowledge and skills which you'll need on your destination degree.

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Applying

Details of how to apply, fees and financial support.

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Science and Engineering Foundation Year students