Unlock your academic potential
Our UFP Semester Programme is the perfect starting point for students who are eager to prepare for university life and study.
Our programme combines specialist language and academic skills development with impartial university advice and guidance from our experienced academic team. You can choose from a range of subjects that best meet your future goals.
You will learn by doing, discussing, and engaging with your peers, ensuring an interactive, communicative, and collaborative form of learning.
Our aim is to prepare you for university study, not just in English-speaking countries but also in any global context where English is a medium of instruction. We set you up for success – not only with your university applications, but also with your choice of undergraduate programme.
On this course, students will:
- Experience subject-specific learning and develop subject-focused language and fluency
- Learn critical academic language and study skills
- Receive personalised, impartial guidance and support on your choice of course and university
- Strengthen your skills as an independent learner with experience of various assessment methods
- Experience a taste of college life in the UK
Strengthen your subject knowledge
The UFP Semester Programme will develop a solid foundation of understanding and knowledge of various subjects. You can choose three subjects from:
- Business Studies
- Media Studies
The subjects available may vary based on the timetable, but each offers a unique opportunity to deepen your knowledge and interest in that field.
ACADEMIC SKILLS MODULE
Develop your skills toolkit
You will develop advanced study skills to help you perform your best when asked to complete tasks, assignments and exams at university. These may also be different to skills you have learned in your own country, so we will support you to learn, practise and master how to gain high marks at university-level.
Preparing for IELTS
Our teachers have extensive experience with IELTS exams. You will get intensive preparation for your IELTS so you can improve your score across all areas as far as possible during your time with us.
LEARNING SUPPORT PROGRAMME
Prepare to succeed
Visitor speaker programme
Experience university-style lectures and workshops in business, delivered by experts in their field.
University advice and support
Receive individual support and advice throughout your university application process, from our dedicated and experienced counselling service.
You will have supported self-study sessions each week with tutors available to work with you on any aspects of the course that you find challenging.
You will have a 1-to-1 tutorial each week with your academic skills tutor to discuss your progress, receive guidance and ask any questions you may have.