History - Undergraduate Foundation Programme (UFP), Pre-Bachelor | University of Southampton | Southampton, United Kingdom
9 months
19185 GBP/full
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This History - Undergraduate Foundation Programme (UFP) at ONCAMPUS Southampton is designed to prepare international students, who have completed senior secondary education, for entry to undergraduate studies at the University of Southampton. 

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All students who successfully complete the History - Undergraduate Foundation Programme (UFP) at ONCAMPUS Southampton are guaranteed progression on a suitable programme of undergraduate study at the University of Southampton . The UFP is set at level 3, which is equivalent to A level standard in the UK.

How long will I study for?

Your length of study primarily depends on your English Language level on entry. The 3 term programme lasts one academic year [nine months]. The year is divided into three terms of seven to eight teaching weeks and one examination week. If your English Language level is below the requirements for the three-term option, you will take an additional term of English Language study before starting this programme. On average, you will undertake 21 (and up to 25) hours of classroom-based study per week.

English Language forms up to six hours of your timetable, is compulsory for students who are below the required level for progression, and will be integrated into the teaching of academic subjects as well as being taught separately if you need additional support. Students who are at or above the required English level for progression are likely to follow a reduced timetable.

Students will be expected to timetable self-study hours in addition to the classroom-based hours.

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed at regular intervals throughout the programme to ensure you are making the progress required to successfully complete the programme. Full assessment of the programme will take place in the final term. Assessment methodologies are aligned to those that will be experienced in the University environment, and include project work, essays, presentations and unseen examination.

Programme Structure

Options include:

  • Globalisation and Internationalisation
  • Human Interactions
  • Skills for Humanities and Social Sciences

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 9 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS


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Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS

Other requirements

General requirements

Minimum progression requirements 60% overall (in academic modules) including 60% in an essay based subject + ONCAMPUS Test of English (OCTOE) at 65% (IELTS equivalent: 6.5 overall).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19185 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19185 GBP for the full programme during 9 months.

Tuitions vary between £19,185 and £24,185 depending on your chosen pathway

Living costs for Southampton

697 - 1093 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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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