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Welcome to King's Foundations!

With our team of highly-qualified and experienced teachers, you can be sure that you are taking the best first step towards studying in the UK.

The Foundation pathways offer excellent progression to all undergraduate programmes at King’s, with over 2500 students having successfully progressed to King’s since 2016.

Do explore our website and our brochure to learn more about the degrees you're interested in applying for, discover the pathways that will lead you to them, and find out how you can make the most of your time with King's Foundations before beginning your undergraduate degree. 

I look forward to welcoming you to King’s and seeing you realise your ambitions. 

Sarah Shirley

Director, King’s Foundations 




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Why choose King's International Foundation?

Our one-year specialist academic preparation programme is designed for ambitious international students who want to study an undergraduate degree in the UK.

Tailored pathways develop your subject knowledge, introduce you to UK higher education and enhance your academic English. The programme has study options including a blended programme and a five-week intensive online English language preparation option for those who need an English boost before joining the substantive foundation programme. You can read more about pathways and study options here.

As a King’s student from day one, you can access all our facilities, activities and support. You will also have a personal tutor for guidance and support with your studies and degree application.


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How to apply

How to apply

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