ENGINEERING FOUNDATION

Engineering is a difficult subject that requires hard work and commitment to achieve success.

If you are successful on your foundation course with us then you can apply for Engineering courses at university and Engineering graduates are sure to stand out in a crowd and are extremely employable.
Our engineering course has Physics Chemistry and Maths as core subjects. These along with support in English will give students a good basis for further study at University. Previous students have gone on to study Architectural Engineering at the University of Sheffield and Chemical Engineering at Loughborough University.

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These are the entry requirements for the Engineering Foundation Course

 SEPTEMBER START JANUARY START 
COURSE LEVEL RQF LEVEL 3 RQF LEVEL 3 
AGE AT START OF COURSE 16.5 17 
ENGLISH LEVEL IELTS 5.0 IELTS 5.5 


Here’s some key information about the Engineering Foundation Course

ENGINEERING September Start January Start 
Minimum Age 16.5  17 
Course Length 3 terms 2 terms* 
Start Dates 2nd September 2019 6th January 2020 
English Language Requirement IELTS 5.0 IELTS 5.5 
Hours of study per week 23   >30 
Location Cambridge  Cambridge 
Tuition Fees per Term  £6700 £6700 
Accommodation Options Residential or Homestay Homestay 


These are the subjects you’ll study on the Engineering Foundation course

  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Maths
  • English (IELTS/EAP)
  • PSHE
  • UCAS/Tutorials

Read the full course syllabus here.

Here are some of the universities and courses that our recent graduates were offered places to study at.

University of Sheffield
Architectural Engineering MEng
University of Bath
BEng (Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Loughborough University
BEng (Hons) Chemical Engineering
University of Leeds
BEng (Hons) Petroleum Engineering
University of Manchester
BEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering

To apply for a course, go to our APPLY page. You can choose to apply online or download our application forms and scan them to us. Please ensure you read the instructions on the page so you complete the correct forms.