International Study Centre

International Foundation Year

Designed to help you to succeed in a UK university environment.

Who is this programme for?

The International Foundation Year is designed for international students who have good academic qualifications and are looking for English language, study skills and additional academic subject training before starting their chosen undergraduate degree at Liverpool John Moores University.

What can I study?

We offer two pathways for progression to LJMU. International Foundation Year Students can choose between the Business, Law and Social Studies and Engineering, Computing and Life Sciences pathways. Each pathway has a selection of core and optional modules, as well as English classes, and both lead on to a variety of progression degrees.

Business, Law and Social Studies

Students in a class at LJMU

Engineering, Computing and Life Sciences

Students in an engineering class at LJMU

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.