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International Foundation in Science and Engineering - Biology (Environmental Biology) (Hons), Pre-Bachelor

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 9 months
    Duration
London, United Kingdom
If you’ve decided on studying a programme at this university but don’t meet the academic or English language requirements, you have the option of taking an International Foundation in Science and Engineering - Biology (Environmental Biology) (Hons) at INTO London World Education Centre.
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Overview

This is a form of preparation course that will allow you to advance your language skills or grades while still getting the credits you need to graduate the full-time degree. This option allows you a way to complete your studies at the same time with local students taking the regular Direct Entry program. 

Depending on your language level, the International Foundation in Science and Engineering - Biology (Environmental Biology) (Hons) at INTO London World Education Centre can take one or multiple semesters to complete. 

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

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • English Language for Foundation Study
  • Introductory Mathematics for the Sciences
  • Biochemistry and Further Chemistry
  • Electricity, Electrical Fields and Electromagnetism
  • Further Mathematics for the Sciences
  • Introduction to Biology
  • Introduction to Chemistry

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    4.5

    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 4.5 (with a minimum of 4.0 in all subskills) or equivalent. 
  • Extended - IELTS 4.0 (with a minimum of 4.0 in all subskills) or equivalent.

Age requirements: 

  • 16 years and above

Tuition Fee

  • International

    18535 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18535 GBP per year and a duration of 9 months.
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 Tuition fees start from £18535 depending on the chosen duration.

Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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