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  • 9 months
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Overview

The International Foundation in Pharmacy, Health and Life Sciences - Geography programme from INTO University of East Anglia  allows you to start earning academic credits towards your academic programme while advancing your skills in order to satisfy the university requirements.

Benefits offered by the Pharmacy, Health and Life Sciences include:

  • Advance your academic and English language skills
  • Receive support in your first year of studies
  • Graduate in the same amount of time as local students
  • Customized curriculum lasting one or more semester, depending on your needs
  • Classes with small numbers of students encourage more student-teacher interaction

What to expect from studying this Life Sciences programme 

When studying a Life Sciences programme, you emerge yourself in a multitude of disciplines like Biology, Physiology, Chemistry, Pharmacy, Natural Science, Health Science and more.  

Your studies can focus on anything, from viruses and bacteria to plants and animals, and the curriculum provides the tools you need to face all the questions and challenges that you stumble upon in your journey to understand all living things. 

Join this programme to learn about life in all of its forms and examine the way their biological structures work. The sheer broadness of this subject offers students all the opportunities they need to jumpstart their careers in areas related to natural sciences and health. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 9 months
    • Duration description

      3 - 4 Terms 

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Blended
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Core modules:
  • Academic English and Study Skills
  • Biology and Human Physiology
  • Numerical and Analytical Skills
  • Further Chemistry
  • Foundation Chemistry
    Specialist Modules:
    • Introduction to Pharmacy Skills
    • Preparation for Health and Life Sciences

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

Academic requirements:

  • Completion of 12 years of schooling (or the local equivalent to meet the same standard) with good grades.

English requirements:

  • Standard: IELTS 5.0 (with a minimum of 5.0 in Writing and Reading and 4.5 in all other subskills) or equivalent. IELTS 6.0 minimum overall with minimum of 6.0 in all subskills for students aiming to progress to Nursing, Physiotherapy or Occupational Therapy. IELTS 6.0 minimum overall with minimum of 5.5 in all subskills for students aiming to progress to Pharmacy.
    • Extended: ELTS 4.5 overall (with a minimum of 4.5 in Writing and Reading and no less than 4.0 in other subskills) or equivalent. IELTS 5.5 minimum overall with minimum of 5.5 in all subskills for students aiming to progress to Nursing, Physiotherapy or Occupational Therapy. IELTS 5.5 minimum overall with minimum of 5.0 in all subskills for students aiming to progress to Pharmacy. 

Age requirements:

  • 16 years and above

Tuition Fee

  • International

    17495 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17495 GBP per year and a duration of 9 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
  • Tuition fees can be up to £19,995 depending on how many terms you take.

Living costs for Norwich

  • 609 - 1050 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Are you top of your class? At INTO University of East Anglia, we are committed to awarding gifted international students with academic scholarships, helping them achieve their goals of studying at a world-class university in the UK.

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