International Foundation Programme - Science and Health

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Certificate in International Foundation Studies*

The Certificate in International Foundation Studies* is a Level 5 (NFQ) programme which equips non-native English speakers for an undergraduate higher education degree. Applicants will have successfully passed their High School Diploma or equivalent with a minimum B2 on the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages CEFR or IELTS 5.0 or equivalent. 

 The programme comprises one year, two-semesters,  leading to 120 FET and aims to produce high-quality graduates with the knowledge, skills and competences ensuring a successful transition to higher education degree courses in Business, Engineering or the Sciences in Ireland or overseas. 

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