The International Study Centre is your first step to a prestigious degree at a top-ranked UK university.
Start your course in this academic year and progress to the University of Leeds next autumn.
Progress to a Russell Group University, ranked 20th in the UK (The Guardian University Guide 2023) and 75th in the world (QS World University Rankings 2024).
An exciting and vibrant student city, full of culture, green spaces, and opportunity. You'll be joining 60,000 other students here in Leeds.
90% of the research submitted by the University of Leeds was rated ‘world-leading’ or ‘internationally excellent in the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2021.
Over two semesters, you will gain the skills needed to enter the first year of an undergraduate degree at the University of Leeds.
Equivalent to the first year of an undergraduate degree, the International Year One allows you to gain key skills in a safe, international environment.
Develop your English language levels before you start your pathway programme with a dedicated course.
Join our online preparation course at no extra cost, so that you are ready to begin your academic pathway programme.
‘‘Leeds International Study Centre helped me with the appropriate skills to be prepared for studying at the University of Leeds.’’
Dhionis from Albania
Studied International Foundation Year in Science, Engineering and Computing
Progressed to Biomedical Science at the University of Leeds