Why study here?
Our reputation for science and engineering teaching and research means there's no better place for you to prepare for your degree.
The Integrated Foundation Year allowed me to not only develop my knowledge but also adjust to the demands of university life.Bilal Patel / Year 1 student, MChem Chemistry with Industrial Experience
You will be taught on campus by University staff, and have the same student experience as any other undergraduate.
Traditional lectures and tutorials form the core of our teaching but you will also learn through group work, enquiry-based learning and project work.
Our facilities give you everything you need for your academic study. There is also excellent pastoral support available which is especially important if you're living away from home for the first time. Together, you have everything you need for a successful university experience.
If you're looking for a course in science or engineering, we have one that will suit you. Discover your options.
As a Foundation Year student you are entitled to all the same benefits as other students, including student accommodation.
All our degrees are careers focused, and you'll have support from the University's award-winning Careers Service.