International Foundation in Mathematics and Actuarial Sciences with English

The INTO University of East Anglia Foundation programme combines academic study, intensive English language teaching and study skills to prepare you for entry into the first year of mathematics-related degrees.

Our price promise

If you find this course cheaper elsewhere, we will match the price and give you a £50 voucher when you book*.

*Applies only to like-for-like dates at the same school on the same course for the same duration.


Minimum entry requirements

  • Minimum age: 17
  • English level: B1: Intermediate / | IELTS 5.5
  • Academic level:

    Completed 12 years of schooling with good grades

Course format

  • Length of study: From 3 terms
  • Hours per week: 20
  • Maximum class size: 12
  • Typical student age: 17 - 24
  • Typical student mix:
    27% European, 45% Far Eastern, 28% Other

Dates and fees

  • Start dates:
    • 22 Sep 2014
    • 29 Sep 2014
  • Tuition fees: From 13995.00 GBP

    Tuition length options

    • 3 terms: 13995.00 GBP
    • 4 terms: 18245.00 GBP
  • Compulsory fees

    • Our admin fee: 49 GBP
    • Enrolment fee: 150.00 GBP
    • Textbooks per term: 60.00 GBP
  • Other expenses:

What will I study?

Academic English and Study Skills

Improve and develop your skills in academic reading, writing, listening and speaking. By doing practical tasks you will develop the skills to read and interpret academic texts and write academic assignments.

Mathematics for Science

Provides you with an understanding of the key mathematical topics relevant to the sciences, including trigonometry, differential and integral calculus, logarithms and probability and statistics.

Advanced Mathematics

You will gain an understanding in a number of topics including counting techniques, concepts of arithmetic and geometric series, vectors, complex numbers and their algebra, trigonometry and transcendental functions, linear algebra and numerical methods for solving equations.

Foundation Physics

Topics covered include key physical quantities, kinematics, forces and collisions, waves, electricity, radioactivity and the nucleus, work, energy and power.


Aims to get you thinking like an economist, covering terminology and concepts used in economics.
Introduction to Accounting  This module covers financial management and social and environmental accounting. You'll also look at basic concepts and procedures used in the preparation of financial statements.

Where will it take me?

This course leads to the following Bachelor degrees at the University of East Anglia:

School of Computing Science and School of Mathematics

  • BSc Business Information Systems
  • BSc Computer Graphics
  • BEng Computer Systems Engineering
  • BSc Computing for Business
  • BSc Computing for Business with a Year in Industry
  • BSc Computing Science
  • BSc Computing Science, Imaging and Multimedia
  • BSc Computing Science with a Year in Industry
  • BSc Software Engineering
  • BSc Actuarial Sciences (with a Year in Industry)
  • BSc Business Information Systems
  • BSc Business Statistics
  • MComp Computer Graphics
  • MComp Computing Science
  • MComp Computing Science with a Year Abroad
  • BSc Computing Science with a Year Abroad
  • BSc Mathematics
  • MMath Master of Mathematics
  • BSc Mathematics with Business

School of Environmental Sciences

  • BSc Environmental Geophysics
  • MSci Environmental Geophysics
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