What will I learn?

This one-year (3 term) programme offers successful students 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 offers 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 can progress on to 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.

What will I study?

This programme includes English and three academic subject modules. English will be integrated into the teaching of academic subjects, as well as being taught separately if you need additional support to develop your English language.

There are five academic pathways to choose from and you will study the pathway most suited to your chosen progression degree. Academic skills relevant to the specific subject area will be taught to fully prepare you for university study. A 4 term Extended Art & Design and Life Sciences programme is available for students who do not meet the entry requirements for the 3 term programme.

Engineering and Science pathway includes:

  • Pure Mathematics
  • Physical Sciences
  • Skills for Science

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed at regular intervals throughout the programme to ensure you are making the progress required to successfully complete the programme. Full assessment of the programme will take place in the final term. Assessment methodologies are aligned to those that will be experienced in the University environment, and include project work, essays, presentations and unseen examination.

Study options

Full Time (9 months)

Tuition fees
The above mentioned fee £14,490 is Standard Tuition fees (annually); £4,830 - This is Standard Tuition fees (per term). £15,480 This fee is for Lab Based Tuition fees (anually); £5,160 - This is Lab Based Tuition fees (anually). All programmes are subject to a £300 registration fee and a £2,200 refundable deposit.
Start date

23 September 2019, 6 January 2020



Priory Street,

Priory Street,


CV1 5FB, England

Entry requirements

For international students

Students with successful completion of 11-12 years of schooling with good grades. Students minimum age should be 16+. Students need to have an IELTS score of 4.5 or equivalent, with no single element less than 4.0, for 3-term IFP. 4 - Term programmes are available if they do not have the required English language level. These programmes include an English language module (ELM) followed by the 3 terms of Foundation required to apply for entry to the first year of your undergraduate degree.

About this uni

Students at ONCAMPUS Coventry benefit from Coventry University's cutting-edge facilities, which include GBP 60M Sciences and Health building.

  • Small class sizes and plenty of individual attention
  • Students are assigned a personal tutor upon admission
  • Students gain enough experience to adapt globally
  • ONCAMPUS Coventry is within walking distance of city centre