University Foundation Courses and English Courses
Provider of Foundation Programmes which will Guarantee Students a place in University
Dublin International Foundation College (DIFC) offers undergraduate and graduate foundation courses as a pathway to top Universities in Ireland and the UK.
- More than 1000 International students have been placed in our partner universities in Ireland and the UK.
- DIFC delivers NCUK Foundation courses which are internationally recognised for university entry
- Study in Ireland with DIFC; Our complete package includes English courses, assistance with study visas, secure on-campus accommodation - and a guaranteed place at an Irish or UK university upon successful completion of the NCUK foundation course.
- Study in Dublin- a friendly, vibrant city full of culture
NCUK GUARANTEE: students who complete NCUK Foundation course (IFY or Graduate diploma) and pass the exams (minimum D grade = 40%) are guaranteed by NCUK a place onto a suitable programme in one of NCUK partner Universities / Colleges.
University placement: During our foundation courses, students participate in the NCUK/DIFC university placement system. Designed to make university entrance easy for International students, it provides one-to-one counselling and advice, along with a coordinated application procedure. Upon successful graduation, there is guaranteed placement into NCUK partner universities in Ireland and the UK.
NCUK IFY and Pre-masters (Graduate Diploma) Programme: DIFC offers the NCUK International Foundation Year (IFY) and NCUK Graduate Diploma (originally called the Pre-Masters Programme or PMP). The IFY programme includes an English for Academic Purposes module (EAP) which is accepted by universities and removes the need for a separate IELTS examination. All our courses are taught by qualified teachers approved by NCUK.
Pre-Foundation English courses: We also offer general English courses throughout the year. These prepare students to enter the NCUK foundation programmes at DIFC.