Welcome to Leeds International Study Centre
For progression to the University of Leeds

Prepare for degree study at a top-ranked UK university

Welcoming student

We’re looking forward to welcoming you

We will be open for you to begin your studies in centre from the start of term. If you're unable to travel for the start of term, you can start your programme online from home and join us on campus at any point during your programme. Start your pathway programme with us now and we’ll get you on the right course and on the path to a successful career.

Before you begin your pathway programme, you can join our exclusive preparation course, delivered virtually and at no extra cost. In order to create the safest possible learning environment, you’ll benefit from a mixture of face-to-face learning and additional online learning. Get ready to apply for your visa today and we’ll be here to issue your CAS.

International Foundation Year

Students at the University of Leeds

Prepare to study an undergraduate degree at the University of Leeds

International Year One

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Get ready to join the second year of an undergraduate degree

Why the University of Leeds?

Suneet, a student at the University of Leeds

Ranked 15th in the UK (The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2021) and in the world top 100 (QS World University Rankings 2021)

Work after studying

An engineering student at the University of Leeds

Start your career in the UK with a post-study work visa for international students

City of Leeds

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Discover the city of Leeds, home to 60,000 students

Flexible study options

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Discover your study options and read our advice for new students

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Elizaveta, a student at the University of Leeds

"I want to say is a big thank you to the International Study Centre because it gave me the basics I needed for the University of Leeds."

Elizaveta from Russia

International Foundation Year in Science, Engineering and Computing
Petroleum Engineering at the University of Leeds

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