Foundation Year with Intensive English


Foundation Year with Intensive English


Start your 3-year University of Salford degree with IELTS 4.5[1] by enrolling on the University of Salford International Foundation Year with intensive English at the British University of Bahrain.  On successful completion you can progress to one of the University of Salford’s degrees offered at BUB or transfer to Salford’s Manchester campus (subject to UK Student Visa requirements.) You may also be eligible to progress to other UK universities, depending on their individual requirements.

The Foundation Year with Intensive English provides students with extensive training in English Language and Mathematics with an introduction to the fundamentals of the discipline they will later study at degree level.  English Language at BUB is taught in small groups, with additional workshops and tutorials to ensure that our students reach the required level.

[1] Minimum IELTS scores required are 4.5 in writing and 4.0 in reading, speaking and listening

Foundation Year with Business

For students planning to progress to:

  • BSc Marketing
  • BSc Accounting and Finance
  • BSc Business and Management

Foundation Year with Engineering and Physics

For students planning to progress to:

  • BSc Civil Engineering
  • BSc Quantity Surveying
  • BSc Construction Project Management
  • BSc Property and Real Estate

Foundation Year with Computer Science

For students planning to progress to:

  • BSc Computer Networks
  • BSc Software Engineering

• Statement of Graduation (Secondary School General Certificate)
• High School Diploma with an overall average of 75% over the last three years of high school (years 10, 11 and 12)
• IELTS Academic Test Score of 4.5 minimum, with a minimum of 4.0 in each component