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International Foundation in Pharmacy, Health and Life Sciences

INTO University of East Anglia, United Kingdom
International Foundation in Pharmacy, Health and Life Sciences
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 entry to Year 1 of a science-related undergraduate degree, including Physiotherapy, Pharmacy and Biomedicine at UEA.

Key information

  • Practical lessons in laboratories and fieldwork offer hands-on experience.
  • Learn from guest speakers, including university academics, health practitioners and patients.
  • Develop reflective skills through a personal development portfolio.
  • Students aiming for competitive health courses learn about UK healthcare, NHS values and relevant
  • health topics, helping them to succeed in university interviews.
  • Mock interviews and training for MMIs (multiple mini interviews).
  • Pharmacy applicants take a module that is largely taught by the School of Pharmacy, alongside UEA students.
  • 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
  • Biology and Human Physiology 30 Credits
  • Numerical and Analytical Skills 20 Credits
  • Further Chemistry 10 Credits
  • Foundation Chemistry 15 Credits
  • Preparation for Health and Life Sciences 15 Credits

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