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Undergraduate Pathway in Science and Engineering

Missing the grades for the two-semester foundation? Our three-semester option prepares you for a broad range of undergraduate degrees, giving you extra time to develop university-standard English as well as academic writing and research skills.*

Pathways at Plymouth University

High school

Stage 1

Stage 2

Stage 3

Stage 4

 

Foundation at PUIC†

 

EU fee: £6,125‡

 

International fee: £15,950

First year of

your Plymouth

University

degree

Second year of

your Plymouth

University

degree

Final year of

your Plymouth

University

degree

Location

Duration

Three semesters

Intakes

September

Stage 1:Foundation

Semester 1

  • Numerical Techniques for Business

    An introduction to the mathematics that you will need to use as a scientist or engineer.

    How will I be assessed ? Examination.

  • Academic Writing

  • Research Report

  • PUIC and Plymouth University English clubs

Semester 2

  • Modules are the same as the two-semester foundation and differ according to choice of degree

Semester 3

  • Modules are the same as the two-semester foundation and differ according to choice of degree

Plymouth University degree pathways

Architectural, Civil, Electronic and Mechanical Engineering

Biomedical and Biological Sciences

Building and Construction

Computing

Environmental Sciences

Navigation, Marine and Ocean

Robotics

*If you are a Kuwaiti student seeking sponsorship, please note that Kuwaiti Cultural Office (KCO) restrictions will apply.

† Students who successfully complete this NQF3 programme are required to apply for a second visa before they can progress to NQF6.

‡ EU students are usually eligible for a loan to cover fees. If your application to the Student Loans Company is approved, you won’t need to pay upfront. In fact, you don’t repay a penny until you’re earning over £21,000 a year!