Benefits of the University Foundation Year
The University Foundation program, is an intensive, focused program which guarantees entry to the University upon successful completion.
All our programs have been developed in conjunction with the partner universities themselves, especially for international students.
Why choose a Foundation program?
Taylors College Foundation Programs are unique, dedicated pathways to some of the most prestigious universities in Australia and New Zealand.
1. A guaranteed place at the University of your choice
If you meet the necessary grades and any additional requirements, you’ll receive an offer of a place in the undergraduate course of your choice at the partner university.
To see what grades you need to get, chose one of the Foundation program links below:
2. A history of success
Taylors College has been preparing students successfully for over 90 years. Every year, almost 100% of our students are offered a tertiary place.
The academic and personal support systems in place ensure that you have the best opportunity to achieve your goals.
3. Program designed by the University
The combined educational expertise of both the University and Taylors has been employed to create this Foundation program – providing you with the perfect academic stepping stone into university-level studies.
4. A smooth transition to University
Our delivery of the Foundation program encourages you to adapt easily to the Australian or New Zealand tertiary academic system. You will benefit from small classes and timetabled tutorials. You will learn how to work in groups, become leaders, conduct research and deliver presentations - all of which will help you succeed at university.
5. Flexible study options
After completing the first semester you may have the option to repeat a unit, take a different subject or extend your program and study at a slower place. You will be counselled through this process on an individual basis to select the best study option.
6. Our staff are experts in their fields
As experts in teaching international students, the experience of our staff will allow you to excel in your studies. You will benefit from a variety of teaching methods including classes, tutorials, group work and presentations.
7. New study opportunities
Our Foundation program provides an opportunity to enter a discipline you have not studied before. The Extended program provides you with the background you need in subjects you have not taken before.
This will allow you to enter a new world of opportunities at university and beyond.
8. We provide the best support
While studying with Taylors, you will be supported in every aspect of your studies and personal life. From small group tutorial classes and printed Study Guides, through to help with all aspects of life outside College hours – you will be in the best hands.
We offer career counselling, accommodation placement and on-campus health care. We even pick you up at the airport when you arrive!
Need more information?
If you are qualified for a higher education degree, we recommend a Taylors UniLink Diploma in Business or Information Technology as well as undergraduate and postgraduate degrees offered by Charles Sturt University Study Centres.