United Kingdom

Loughborough University

62 nd
Young University Rankings 2016
301–350 th
World University Rankings 2018
Epinal Way, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3TU, United Kingdom

Loughborough University

Social Sciences with an International Foundation Year

Social Sciences with an International Foundation Year is a one-year course designed for high-calibre international students who have successfully completed 12 years of school education, and therefore need an extra year of study for UK undergraduate study. Special emphasis is placed on subject-specific tuition to prepare students for their chosen degree course, as well as developing the study skills needed for success in an independent learning environment. Social Sciences with an International Foundation Year enables entry on to any of the following Social Sciences courses offered by Loughborough University: Communication and Media Studies, Criminology and Social Policy, Media, Culture and Society, Sociology, Sociology with Criminology. During the year you will undertake core modules in English, Statistical Mathematics and Psychology with Sociology, and choose options from Sport Science and Economics. Loughborough international foundation programme is very competitive and is aimed at academically able international students. For details of the typical entry requirements, listed by country, see our international website.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-01
  • Location
    Main Site,Loughborough
  • Fees & Finances
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £16,000