Leeds International Study Centre works in collaboration with the University of Leeds and Leeds Beckett University to prepare students from outside the UK for successful degree study. Our courses offer students the opportunity to study abroad in the UK, providing additional support to students who do not meet the entry requirements to apply directly to the University of Leeds.
(The Complete University Guide 2023)
The University of Leeds has over 12,000 international students from more than 130 countries.
One of 24 research-intensive, world-class universities that make up the Russell Group.
Begin your journey of progression to the top-ranking University of Leeds. The International Foundation Year is a pre-degree course designed to prepare students to study at university abroad, combining the language and subject-specific skills needed to succeed at university and in your chosen career.
Choose from two pathways in:
Equivalent to the first year of an undergraduate degree, the International Year One will prepare you for second year study at the University of Leeds. You will focus on subject specific modules, as well as the language and study skills you need to excel as a second year student.
Choose from three pathways in:
Academic guidance, tutorial sessions, careers support and personal and welfare support is all offered on campus. Even before you arrive, our dedicated team provides everything from visa application support through to help with booking your accommodation. We will be with you every step of the way.
View academic and English language entry requirements for your chosen pathway programme.