International Study Centre

Extended International Foundation Year

This programme is specifically designed to meet the needs of international students.

Who is this programme for?

The Extended International Foundation Year is perfect for students who are unable to gain direct entry on to the International Foundation Year and who need extra support in business or science subjects. Run over three semesters, it offers extra support and training, to ensure a smooth progression to the first year of your chosen degree at LJMU.

What can I study?

This international foundation programme offers two available pathways, which lead to undergraduate study at Liverpool John Moores University. Students on the Extended International Foundation Year can choose between studying either Business, Law and Social Studies or Engineering, Computing and Life Sciences. Competition of either pathway will lead on to a variety of progression degrees.

Business, Law and Social Studies

LJMU Students in the business centre at the ISC

Engineering, Computing and Life Sciences

An LJMU engineering student

Join us on campus

Find out what you need to know about starting on campus, blended learning and preparing to travel.

Virtual learning

If you are unable to travel to the UK for the start of your programme, you can start virtually from the comfort of your home.

Find out more about starting your studies or check the latest COVID-19 information.