The FoundationDiploma programme in Engineering is designed for students wishing to improve their English and prepare for an undergraduate degree. We combine the Business English Language programme with the FoundationDiploma in Engineering awarded by Oxford Business College. Successful completion can enable students’ 1st year entry into many UK Universities.

Facts

  • Programme Manager Alice Mitchell
  • Study Level 3
  • Study Mode Full Time
  • Course Length 6 months / 9 months / 12 months
  • UK / EU Fees £9,500 / £9,900 / £10,500
  • Non EU Fees £16,500 / £17,500 / £18,800
  • Global Plus Fees £19,500 / £21,500 / £23,500
  • Start Date January / April / July / October
  • Application Route Completion can offer students 1st year entry into UK Universities

Entry

Students must have the following:

  • Secondary or High School Diploma

and, for non-English speaking students, the following English Language Proficiency test is required.

  • 6 months -IELTS 5.0 with no less than 5.0 in each of the components
  • 9 months -IELTS 4.5 with no less than 4.5 in each of the components
  • 11 months -IELTS 4.0 with no less than 4.0 in each of the components

Contents


  • English Language Preparation
  • Study Skills
  • Computer Technology
  • Core Mathematics 1&2
  • Introduction to Mathematics for Engineering
  • Introduction to Engineering Mechanics
  • Engineering
  • Physics

Pathways

University Approval

The Foundation Diploma in Engineering awarded by Oxford Business College is approved by a number of UK Universities.

1st year University Entry

After completing the Foundation Diploma, students can apply via UCAS or privately to the 1st year of many leading universities. Alternatively they can continue with our BTEC Higher National Diploma awarded by Edexcel.