University First is a high-quality foundation and A level programme for international students established by outstanding British public colleges.


    University First is a high quality foundation programme for international students. It was established by outstanding British public colleges. These colleges deliver the academic excellence of a British public education whilst providing an outstanding student experience.

  • Video| Our Unique Foundation Programme

  • Video| A High-Quality British Education Provider

  • University of London International Foundation

    University of London International Foundation Programme provides an ideal route to studying one of our degree programmes or those offered by other universites, both in the UK and elsewhere. By successfully completing the programme you will gain guaranteed entry onto LSE-Led degree delivered through the University of London International Programmes.

  • Video| Outstanding Progression into Top Universities

  • Video| Our Cross-Subject Courses

  • Jana

    Jana,from Syria.Studied International Foundation in Science. The Science Foundation improved my knowledge in Science subjects and also my English, so this has helped to prepare me for my university course. I plan to study Pharmacy at The University of Nottingham and I have an offer from there.

  • AuTo Hong

    I enjoyed very much my study of A level at Lincoln college. The tutors and the international staff are very helpful. I’m now studying my degree in Finance & Accounting at Durham University.

  • Fiona Fan

    Fiona Fan, from Shanxi. She completed Senior 1 in China 2009, did Levels in Lincoln College. In 2009-2011, she studied Maths/ Further Maths/ Physics and achieved 3 A grades with IELTS 7.0. She has sucessfully got into Imperial College London to study Maths& Statistics.


  • Hoang Moc Duc

    from Vietnam, studied International Foundation in Business "It was a meaningful time in my life at the college, as I could make friends with many people from different nationalities and equip myself with valuable knowledge. I have got an offer from City University London to study Economics." 

  • Ge Ning

    From Beijing, studied International Foundation Programme in Media and has progressed into University of East Anglia, studying BA Media Studies. Ning has been nominated as President of CSSA of UEA and as an UF Ambassador, she participated both the video shooting and editting of UF Documentrary Programme.