Foundation

Our degrees including a foundation year are ideal for applicants who have only studied up to GCSE level or who have no formal qualifications.

The foundation year is the first year of your 4 year degree.

It gets you back into learning, builds your confidence and prepares you for studying at degree level.

"I was worried that a lack of qualifications would hold me back, but the foundation year gave me all the skills I needed to complete my degree"

  • Ideal for students coming back to education
  • Ideal for applicants who have only studied up to GCSE level
  • Practical degrees designed for the real world – build your career and your confidence
  • Choose to study Accounting and Financial Management, Business Management or  LLB Law
  • All 4 years, including the foundation year, can be funded via the Student Loans Company
  • You may eligible for our travel bursary worth up to £1,090, which covers unlimited free tube and bus travel from Zone 1 – 6
  • Our flexible timetabling can help you fit studying around childcare and part-time work