Key Facts

Programme Manager: Gerry Takamura

Study Level: 3

Study Mode: Full Time

Course Length: 6 months / 9 months / 12 months

Term dates:

Start Date: January / April / July / October


UK / EU Fees: £9,500 / £9,900 / £10,5000

Non EU Fees: £16,500 / £17,500 / £18,800

Global Plus Fees: £19,500 / £21,500 / £23,500

Application Route:

Completion can offer students 1st year entry into UK Universities

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About this route

The Oxford Business College Foundation in Engineering prepares students to study an engineering degree at one of the leading universities in the UK.

The programme is designed to give students the skills and knowledge to approach an engineering qualification with confidence.

The OBC Foundation in Engineering prepare students in all disciplines of engineering including aeronautical, computing, electrical, electronics, mechanical, chemical, civil and certain physical science degrees.

This course has been reviewed and fully endorsed for the high quality and standards of the curriculum, teaching and learning by the world-class Emeritus Professor, Peter Abell of London School of Economics (LSE).

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


Progression degrees

This programme can lead to undergraduate degree courses in all branches of engineering at a university in the UK. Examples of degree courses include:

Degree Programme Award
Chemical Engineering BEng(Hons)
Civil Engineering BEng(Hons)
Computer Engineering BEng(Hons)
Cybernetics BEng(Hons)
Design, Innovation and Entrepreneurship BEng(Hons)
Electrical & Electronic Engineering Technology BEng(Hons)
Electrical and Electronic Engineering BEng(Hons)
Engineering Management BEng(Hons)
Engineering Technology BEng(Hons)
Information Technology Management for Business BSc(Hons)
Mechanical Engineering Technology BEng(Hons)
Mechanical Engineering BEng(Hons)
Software Engineering BEng(Hons)

International Foundation in Law

The Oxford Business College Foundation in Law prepares you to study for a Law Qualifying Degree , such as the LLB, at many leading universities in the UK.

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International Foundation in Business

The Oxford Business College Foundation in Business, the oldest foundation programme in Oxford, prepares students to progress onto the University degree courses in Business and Management.

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