The University Foundation Course (UFC) has been designed by Kensington College of Business in collaboration with its University partners and endorsed by further Universities that now accept this programme as an alternative to A-Levels and for entry onto a wide range of Degree courses.

In addition, the course has been accredited by the Brunei Darussalam National Accreditation Council (BDNAC).

The course aims and objectives are to:

• Provide entry to Common First Year degree programmes of participating Universities.

• Develop academic skills necessary to study for a degree at a UK university.

• Develop communication and soft skills necessary to succeed.

Upon completion of the University Foundation Course students may proceed to:

University of Chester

First year of:

• BA (Hons) Business Management

• BA (Hons) Marketing

• BA (Hons) Accounting & Finance

UWE Bristol

First year of:

• BA (Hons) Business Studies

• BA (Hons) Business Studies with Accounting and Finance

• BA (Hons) Business Studies with Economics

• BA (Hons) Business Studies with Human Resource Management

• BA (Hons) Business Studies with Marketing

• BA (Hons) Business Enterprise

• BA (Hons) International Business

• BA (Hons) Accounting and Finance

• BA (Hons) Economics

• BA (Hons) Economics (Money, Banking and Finance)

Northumbria University

First year of:

• BA (Hons) Business Management

• BA (Hons) Business and Economics

• BA (Hons) Business Studies

• BA (Hons) Business with Finance

• BA (Hons) Business with Human Resource Management

• BA (Hons) Business with Marketing

• BA (Hons) Economics

• BA (Hons) International Business Management

• BA (Hons) Marketing Management

• BA (Hons) Accounting

• BA (Hons) Travel and Tourism Management

• BSc (Hons) Estate Management

University of Sussex

First year of:

• Accounting and Finance BSc

• Business and Management BSc

• Economics BA

• Economics BSc

• Economics and Finance BSc

• Economics and International Development BA

• Economics and International Relations BA

• Economics and Management Studies BA

• Economics and Politics BA

• Finance BSc

• Finance and Business BSc

• International Business BSc

• Marketing and Management BSc

• Marketing and Management with Psychology BSc

Bangor University

First year of:

• All relevant undergraduate courses

Brunel University London

• All relevant undergraduate courses

University College Birmingham

First year of:

• All relevant undergraduate courses

The course consists of eight modules:

  • English for Academic Purposes
  • Introduction to Computing
  • Quantitative Methods
  • Study Skills
  • Introduction to Accounting
  • Introduction to Business Management
  • Introduction to Economics
  • Introduction to Law

Assessment is in the form of a combination of exams and written assignments


Every March and September


1 year

Entry Requirements:

  • 4 GCE ‘O’ Level Credits in English medium subjects
  • BDTVEC Pre-National Diploma

To apply:

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