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International Foundation in Physical Sciences and Engineering

INTO University of East Anglia, United Kingdom
International Foundation in Physical Sciences and Engineering
Next enrollment cycle September 2024 See all cycles
Total Cost KES 3,065,740
Course Accredited By NA
1 Years On Campus Undergraduate Pathway Programme

Leads to Year 1 of an undergraduate degree.
Prepares students for direct entry to Year 1 of a science-related undergraduate degree, including Engineering, Environmental Sciences, Chemistry and Computing Sciences at UEA.

Key information

  • Learn project planning and team management skills to help students lead group projects, such as building and programming LEGO robots.
  • Develop problem solving skills and use maths to solve real-life problems.
  • Hands-on experience through laboratory practicals, site visits and fieldwork.
  • PhD qualified science teaching staff.
  • The optional Applied Physics module offers Environmental Science students the opportunity to get ahead by learning  about volcanoes, weather forecasting and geology.
  • Standard Program : September And January
  • 3Terms
  • Extended Program : July And October
  • 4Terms

Enrollment Cycles

  • September 2024
  • January 2025

Entry Requirements

Standard Course Requirement
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 5.0 (with a minimum of 5.0 in Writing and Reading and 4.5 in all other subskills) or equivalent. IELTS 6.0 minimum overall with minimum of 6.0 in all subskills for students aiming to progress to Nursing, Physiotherapy or Occupational Therapy. IELTS 6.0 minimum overall with minimum of 5.5 in all subskills for students aiming to progress to Pharmacy. IELTS 6.5 minimum overall with minimum of 6.5 in all subskills for students aiming to progress to Speech and Language Therapy. 

Extended Course Requirement
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

  • 4 Terms: IELTS 4.5 overall (with a minimum of 4.5 in Writing and Reading and no less than 4.0 in other subskills) or equivalent. IELTS 5.5 minimum overall with minimum of 5.5 in all subskills for students aiming to progress to Nursing, Physiotherapy or Occupational Therapy. IELTS 5.5 minimum overall with minimum of 5.0 in all subskills for students aiming to progress to Pharmacy. IELTS 6.0 minimum overall with minimum of 6.0 in all subskills for students aiming to progress to Speech and Language Therapy.
  • A total of 120 credits must be earnt to successfully complete the pathway programme.

Term 1 modules

  • Academic English and Study Skills 40 Credits
  • Physics 20 Credits
  • Mathematics 30 Credits
  • Foundation Chemistry 15 Credits

Term 1 specialist modules

  • Problem Solving for Mathematical Sciences 15 Credits
  • Further Chemistry 10 Credits
  • Applied Physics 10 Credits

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