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Centre for International Foundation Programmes


The CIFP international foundation programmes combine academic subjects with language development and the skill set you need to be successful in your university studies.


Take a look at an overview of all our programmes starting in January and September each year.

Learn more about:

Fees and funding

Student life at the University of St Andrews

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January 2019

International students (not from the EU/UK) wishing to start a programme in January 2019 should look at the following options:

Pathway to Medicine


Social Sciences and Humanities