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IFP Programme Options – University of Reading

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  • We offer on-campus and online IFP Programmes

IFP Programme Options

CHOOSING THE RIGHT PROGRAMME FOR YOU

We offer variations of the International Foundation Programme to suit your circumstances and needs. They differ in terms of start date, mode of delivery (studying on campus or online) entry requirement and choice of progression degree.

International Foundation Programmes (IFP):

  • September Start
  • January Start
  • September Start Online
  • January Start Online

Integrated 4-year Programmes:

  • 4-year Degrees with International Foundation Year

 

INTERNATIONAL FOUNDATION PROGRAMME (IFP), SEPTEMBER START

The IFP September start is our standard International Foundation Programme, which runs from September and enables you to progress to any undergraduate degree at the University of Reading with the exception of arts and media degrees and some Institute of Education degrees.

‚ÄčINTERNATIONAL FOUNDATION PROGRAMME (IFP), JANUARY START

The IFP January start runs from January to August enabling you to start your undergraduate degree in September of the same year. Progression degrees include all of those in the Henley Business School, which include Business, Finance, Accounting, Real Estate, Entrepreneurship and Management, as well as Law, Economics, Construction Management and Engineering, Quantity Surveying, Consumer Behaviour and Marketing, International Development, History, Geography and many more. If you are a Science, Mathematics or Architecture student you should look to join the September IFP.

ONLINE INTERNATIONAL FOUNDATION PROGRAMME (IFP)

Study on the Online IFP at the University of Reading from anywhere in the world. You can start in either September or January and will be taught by university academics through a mix of recorded lectures, bespoke online resources and live interactive online seminars and tutorials. Through these sessions you will get to know your tutors and classmates, building relationships, which will support you throughout your studies.

Progression degrees include all of those in the Henley Business School, which include Business, Finance, Accounting, Real Estate, Entrepreneurship and Management, as well as Law, Economics, Construction Management and Engineering, Quantity Surveying, Consumer Behaviour and Marketing, International Development, History and Geography. A more comprehensive list of progression degrees is available in the link below.  If you are a Science, Mathematics or Architecture student you will need to take the campus-based September IFP shown above.

 

INTEGRATED 4-YEAR PROGRAMMES WITH FOUNDATION YEAR

These 4-year programmes begin in September or January for some degrees, and combine a foundation year (Year 0) with your chosen 3-year undergraduate degree. This enables you to apply for a single four-year visa that covers the whole duration of your studies.

Eligibility

EU students, as well as international students, are eligible to apply for the IFP.

FEES, DATES AND ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

The fees, dates and entry requirements depend on the particular foundation programme. This information is found for each programme by following the programme links above.

Programme Details

Find out more about modules and credits:

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Find out how you can apply for the IFP and get one step closer to a UK undergraduate degree.

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