Prepare for undergraduate study
University Foundation Programme
Let us support you to successfully get into the right university for you and maximise your success with your studies.
Our highly-experienced academic team – some of whom are University of Oxford graduates – will work with you to develop a strong foundation of subject knowledge, language confidence and academic skills.
Select a programme that best fits your long-term career ambitions, from your choice of Business, Humanities, Law or Science & Engineering Foundation programmes.
the Bell guarantee
A guaranteed place at a UK university
We guarantee you will be offered a place at university in the UK, after you have completed our University Foundation Programme.* In the unlikely event you are not offered a place straight away, we will give you free tuition and university advice until your place is secured.
*Minimum pass grade of 40%, a score of 5.5 or above in each component of the IELTS test and an attendance record of at least 90%.
A record of success
Each university has strengths in specific subject areas, from classic subjects such as mechanical engineering and business to more specialist degrees like law, criminology or journalism.
Over the last 5 years, our students have received offers from top universities for their chosen subject, across the UK (see right).
Progression in numbers
- 100% of our 2018/19 students passed their Foundation programme successfully and received offers from UK universities
- 86% received offers from top 30 universities in the UK, including University of Warwick, University of Lancaster and University of Leeds
Higher Education Advisory Service
Individual advice and support
Each week you will meet with your academic tutor to discuss and plan your progress. You will also benefit useful advice, guidance and individual support from our impartial Higher Education Advisory Service. Our dedicated University Counselling Manager will meet with your regularly to discuss your options and university application.
We will work together on the full application process – like helping you to write a personal statement and prepare for university interviews – and also support you to prepare for university life.
Our university partners
Bell has partnered with over 30 universities across the UK, to give our students a wide range of options for their undergraduate studies.