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International Foundation in Biomedicine, Biology and Pharmacy

INTO Newcastle University, United Kingdom
International Foundation in Biomedicine, Biology and Pharmacy
Next enrollment cycle September 2024 See all cycles
Total Cost KES 3,943,395
Course Accredited By PC
1 Years On Campus Undergraduate Pathway Programme

Leads to Year 1 of an undergraduate degree.
Preparing students for direct entry to Year 1 of a wide range of undergraduate degrees in subjects including Biology, Chemistry, Pharmacology, Psychology and Zoology at Newcastle University.

  • This program is available to study either on campus or online – giving students the flexibility to choose what’s best for them.
  • If your student starts online and is then able to travel to the UK, they’ll be able to transfer to an on-campus program in January or March/April 2022. They’ll need to meet any visa requirements and demonstrate good attendance and performance during their studies online.
  • If your student applies for an Online Extended program, they’ll be offered an Online Academic English plus Online or on-campus academic pathway study plan.

Key information

  • Theoretical studies in Chemistry and Biology are supported with opportunities for practical learning in science laboratories with modern analytical equipment.
  • Attend weekly classes delivered by Newcastle University lecturers.
  • Receive a 10” Samsung Galaxy tablet with access to digital textbooks and interactive activities.
  • Field trips provide experience in practical information gathering to provide material for discussion during seminars.
  • Standard Program - 3 Terms Jan/Sep
  • Extended Program - 4 Terms June/Sep

Enrollment Cycles

  • September 2024
  • January 2025

Entry Requirements

Age requirement
16
Academic requirements

  • Completion of 12 years of schooling (or the local equivalent to meet the same standard) with good grades.

English language entry requirements

  • 3 Terms: IELTS 5.5 (with a minimum of 4.5 in any subskill) or equivalent. Some exclusions exist.

Additional information
For students intending to progress to Newcastle Law School:

  • 3 term: IELTS 6.0 (with a minimum of 5.5 in all subskills) or equivalent
  • 4 term: IELTS 5.5 (with a minimum of 5.0 in all subskills) or equivalent

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