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Sport with an International Foundation Year BSc (Hons)

Loughborough University

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UCAS CODE: C6FP

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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    04-OCT-21

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

This course is primarily designed for high-calibre international students who have not studied the pre-requisite subjects needed for first year entry or those that have successfully completed 12 years of school education, and need an extra year of study.The course allows you to progress on to any of the sport courses run by the School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences provided the relevant progression criteria are met.Our international foundation course is taught in-house by University staff, including specialist Foundation teaching staff. As a student on the course you will be a full member of the University, with the same access to the Students’ Union, clubs, societies, sports facilities and support departments. 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. As a student on the International Foundation Programme you will receive high quality teaching from renowned Loughborough University academics and be supported throughout your studies by a personal tutor. During the year you will undertake modules in Sport Science with a choice from Biology, Modelling and Statistical Mathematics, Applicable Mathematics, Geography, Chemistry, Psychology with Sociology, Materials with Engineering Science, Business and English Language. You will be taught through a combination of lectures, seminars, workshops, labs and tutorials. In addition, you will benefit from our University Library, IT services, Mathematics Learning Support Centre and wide range of health and welfareservices, including tailored support for international students. Completing a foundation year can be a real attribute to your overall degree success. It not only opens doors to courses that may have previously looked closed, but also provides a sound base on which to establish a successful academic career. Many who have completed the foundation year have also said how beneficial it was to them in supporting their transition into University life. 

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 19,750per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

Loughborough University

  • University League Table

    6th

  • Campus address

    Loughborough University, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3TU, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    6th out of 84 2

  • Entry standards

    / Max 203
    154 77%

    13th

    6
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    84 84%

    4th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.23 85%

    25th

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