If you are an international student finishing your high school exams, have completed less than 13 years of education and would like to study for your first degree in the UK, you will need to do a foundation course at a UK university or college. A foundation course is a one-year preparation course, designed especially for international students.
This course is designed for those students whose school-leaving qualifications do not meet the requirements for direct entry to undergraduate programs. Minimum IELTS score of 4.5 or equivalent is essential with the completed application form.
Foundation program is very important course for those students who want to gain a truly in-depth and inclusive understanding of a subject at university. It provides you a specific range of skills in certain areas.