International Foundation Programmes
Study an International Foundation Programme at Greater Brighton Metropolitan College
The International Foundation Programme is a one-year academic programme designed to prepare you for undergraduate study in the UK. This programme provides academic preparation for first year entry into university and will enable you to meet the minimum English language requirement for entry to your chosen undergraduate degree programme.
Why choose this course?
The IFP is specifically designed for international students to help you to progress onto a degree.
You will be supported to make your application to university, including help with UCAS, progression events and university visits.
We have an excellent progression record:
Locally: University of Brighton and University of Sussex
Nationally: University of Leeds, University of Nottingham, University of Glasgow, University of Manchester, Goldsmiths, Central St Martins and more.
Options for European students include full support
Choose from the following subjects:
- Biomedical Sciences
- Business Studies
- Childhood and Youth Studies
- Health and Health Sciences
- Humanities and Social Science
- Media, Literature and Culture
English levels and exams explained
|User level||CEFR**||Level||Cambridge||IELTS||ESOL Skills for life||CEFR descriptions|
|8.5 – 9.0||-||Highly proficient – can use English very fluently,
precisely and sensitively in most contexts
|7.0 – 8.0||Level 2||Able to use English fluently and flexibly in a wide range of contexts|
|5.5 – 6.5||Level 1
||Can use English effectively, with some fluency, in a range of contexts|
|4.0 – 5.0||Entry 3||Can communicate essential points and ideas in familiar contexts|
|4.0 – 5.0/
3.0 – 3.5
||Can communicate essential points and ideas in familiar contexts|
|3.0 – 3.5||Entry 2
||Can communicate in English within a limited range of contexts|
|0 – 2.5||Entry 1
||Can communicate in basic English with help from the listener|
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