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

Prepare for degree study at a top-ranked UK university

Online learning

We’ll get you to where you want to be

Start your programme online with confidence and you will have flexibility and control of your academic and career goals. You will benefit from world-class teaching, an exclusive preparation course, which is delivered virtually and at no extra cost, and the reassurance of a 21-day money back* satisfaction offer plus visa refund policy. We are also able to accept a wider range of English language tests for entry to our online programmes.

We will support you to transition to on-campus learning when face-to-face teaching resumes. Begin your studies online now, and we’ll get you on the right course and on the path to a successful career.

*Provided you have an online attendance level of 80% or more.

International Foundation Year

Students at the University of Leeds

Prepare to study an undergraduate degree at the University of Leeds

International Year One

A student at the University of Leeds

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 11th UK University in the Guardian University Guide 2020 and top 100 University in the QS World University Rankings 2020

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

Sunset over Leeds

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

Joining us in September?

A student at the University of Leeds

Read about what to pack and what happens when you arrive

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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

  • May 29 2020
    Students studying in Leeds ISC

    Learning English in the UK means you will be surrounded by native speakers, immersed in history and culture and will experience new teaching styles to help you develop your language skills. Discover more about the benefits of studying English in the UK here.

  • Apr 08 2020
    A student working on CAD models

    Why study mechanical engineering? Mechanical engineers design and build solutions to a range of problems, improving efficiency across a wide range of industries. By studying mechanical engineering, you can look forward to good job prospects, high salaries, and varied work.

We’ll get you to where you want to be – Read our latest guidance for current students, or find out more about online learning.