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International Foundation Programme


The International Foundation Programme prepares you with the skills, knowledge, and experience you need to gain direct entry to undergraduate degrees. The programme’s world-class teaching is recognised globally. The IFP is one of the most widely accepted foundation programmes in the world.

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International Foundation Programme (IFP)

  • The programme is delivered by one of our Recognised Teaching Centres across the world and you are taught in classrooms with access to our Virtual Learning Environment.
  • The studies are academically rigorous and cover a wide range of topics including Law, Economics, Politics and more.
  • This pre-university programme is equivalent in standard to qualifications to Year 13 (i.e. A levels) for UK based students.
  • You are guaranteed entry to the wide ranging undergraduate degrees offered through the University of London and with academic direction from its member intuitions; London School of Economics (LSE), Goldsmiths, King’s College London and Royal Holloway.
  • As an IFP student, you can also apply to study at a wide range of universities in the UK and other countries.

Programme details

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Syeda Hadiqa Iqbal, BSc Business and Administration, University of London

Syeda Hadiqa Iqbal

"The courses in the IFP helped mould me into a mature adult with the appropriate knowledge and skill set to be successful in the 21st century."