The International Foundation Year provides students with an opportunity to progress to the first year of specific undergraduate degree courses at the University of Bath. You will need to choose your progression degree when you apply to the International Foundation Year.
If you study hard and achieve the required progression grades at the end of the year, you are guaranteed automatic progression to Year 1 of your chosen degree.
Please note that this information is subject to change. For the most up-to-date information on degrees, and for more details about each degree, please visit the University of Bath website.
Progression Grades to Year 1 of University of Bath
The following are the grades required to guarantee progression from the 2017-2018 International Foundation Year to a student’s intended degree. You can use this as a guide to University of Bath degrees and progression grades, but please note that this information may change.
For the most up-to-date information about your chosen target degree, please visit the University of Bath website.
A small number of Bath degrees (such as BSc Architecture) are not available to IFY students, and some others have special conditions. For BSc Psychology, only the 3-year option (without placement) is available. Please check with Bath College for further details.
To access the list of target degrees and their progression grades, please click on the link below.
*Please note that the Maths portions of these programmes are taught in the Maths Department hence similar grade criteria apply.
**Please note, there is currently no visa provision for pre-registration training for international students in Pharmacy. Completion of a pre-registration year is essential to allow a student to register with the General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC) and therefore become a qualified pharmacist in the UK. A UK pharmacy degree (alone) may not be recognised by other countries pharmacy professional bodies.
Further information on this issue will be given to you by the college recruitment team.
Students interested in a pharmacy degree should click on the button below to read the information before applying: