Bellerbys Foundation programme is an intensive year long programme designed to prepare you for the degree subject of your choice. The syllabi have been tailored to provide the skills and experience needed for success at university and beyond. Seen as the gold standard by many of the UK’s leading academic institutions, successful completion of the Foundation year guarantees a place at one of over fifty prestigious UK partner universities. We offer university places not only in the UK but in Australia, Canada, Italy and the United States, allowing students to choose the institution which best suits their needs and ambitions. Subject-specific modules are complemented by English language tuition and study skills to equip you for university level education. The programme is designed for students who:
• are looking to succeed in their studies to secure a guaranteed place at a UK university
• are aged over 16.5
• are willing to undergo the rigours of an intensive course in order to start university within a year
• want to improve their English and study skills to succeed at university and in the workplace
Choice of Eight Subject Routes
Whether you are looking for a career as an engineer, lawyer, entrepreneur, graphic designer or pharmacist, there’s a Foundation programme tailored to your field of interest. Each Bellerbys centre specialises in a different subject, providing enrichment programmes to complement your chosen subject and encouraging active engagement with local thought leaders.
Choose the right location for the academic pathway you are taking
campus, a modern boarding school with a broad mix of students and enrichment activity
campus, where like-minded students specialise in science and engineering
campus, a specialist centre for business where future business leaders learn from each other
campus, specialising in art, law and humanities a creative environment with excellent facilities
International Foundation Year
There are a wide number of one year Foundation courses on offer in the UK, but not all of them offer the reputation for excellence that can be found at Bellerbys College. Our Foundation programme offers unrivaled access to the widest choice of top university destinations, including 12 of the top 20 ranked universities in the Times Good University rankings 2014. Our one year Foundation programme is available in Brighton, Cambridge, London and Oxford, with courses beginning in January, April*,September and November**.
Download a selection of our Bellerbys Foundation partner list here.
Foundation Programmes Leading to Top UK universities
Bellerbys College partners with universities across the UK, USA, Australia, Canada and Italy, in order to give you the very best choice when it comes to selecting an institution which exactly matches your needs and fulfills your ambitions. Bellerbys works closely with its partners to ensure that our reputation for delivering high quality graduates continues and ensures that we enjoy an unrivaled reputation amongst the international academic community.
One-year, intensive foundation programme UK
At Bellerbys College, our Foundation programme is designed to offer a wide range of skills in a short space of time. The intensive nature of study makes it ideal for anyone that wants to boost their skill set and gain admittance to a top UK university, either after high school or instead of the traditional A Level path.
Choice of eight academic subject routes
We want our students to be able to reach their academic and career goals no matter what those are, and we offer a choice of eight subject routes that suit a wide range of areas. Each offers a bespoke syllabus, carefully tailored to the demands of a specific degree subject.
Development of crucial study skills
Our ethos of personalised learning means that students are equipped with the skills to achieve their goals. The Bellerbys Foundation programme ensures that you hit the ground running when you start at a university in the UK.
*April start applies to Business, Finance and Management route only.
** November start at Brighton only.