International Study Centre

Extended International Foundation Year

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

What is the Extended International Foundation Year?

The Extended International Foundation Year is a three-semester undergraduate foundation programme. It offers extra support and training to ensure smooth progression to the first year to your chosen degree at LJMU.

Who is this programme for?

This programme perfect for international students who are unable to gain direct entry on to the International Foundation Year and who need extra support in business or science subjects.

What can I study?

This international foundation programme offers two 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. Completion 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.