USW INT + QA PARTNERSHIP LOGO.jpgIf your current qualifications don't meet the entry requirements for entry to year 1 of your chosen undergraduate degree, we offer one-year International Foundation Programmes.

Some International Foundation Programmes are delivered directly by USW, but most are delivered through our pathway partnership with QAHE to help you reach the level required for progression.


International Foundation Programmes at USW

If you would like to study one the following Foundation Programmes you should apply directly to USW:

Computing Engineering and Science 

BSc (Hons) Building Surveying (Including Foundation Year)

BSc (Hons) Mathematics (Including Foundation Year) 

Creative Industries

BA (Hons) English and Creative Writing (Including Foundation Year)

BA (Hons) History (Including Foundation Year)

Life Sciences and Education

BA (Hons) Youth and Community Work (Including Foundation Year)

BSc (Hons) Professional Policing (Including Foundation Year)

Master of Chiropractic (Including Foundation Year)


International Foundation Programmes with QAHE

If the subject you’d like to study at Foundation level isn’t listed above, you will be able to study an International Foundation Programme at USW but through QAHE, before progressing to year 1 of the USW programme.

For more information visit our Pathway website.