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11 December 2018 | 4:00PM - 8:00PM

Hilton, Abu Dhabi

7 August 2019 | 4:00PM - 8:00PM

Block 15, UOWD Campus

16 January 2019

4:00PM - 8:00PM

Hilton, Abu Dhabi

19 January 2018

4:00PM - 8:00PM

Block 15, UOWD Campus

11 December 2018 | 4:00PM - 8:00PM

Hilton, Abu Dhabi

7 August 2019 | 4:00PM - 8:00PM

Block 15, UOWD Campus

16 January 2019 | 4:00PM - 8:00PM

Hilton, Abu Dhabi

19 January 2018 | 4:00PM - 8:00PM

Block 15, UOWD Campus

Upcoming Open Days

30 April 2019 | UOWD Campus

7 September 2019 | Block 15, UOWD Campus

Attend our Open Days

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A Five-Star University

The University of Wollongong has achieved and outstanding 30 stars out if a possible 30 in the six key educational experience categories assessed by the Good Universities Guide 2018.

UOWD students may apply to participate in a Student Exchange/Study Abroad program with UOW Australia. Under these programs students can choose to study at UOW for one semester. Once the semester is completed they can come back to resume studies at UOWD.

20 March 2019 | 4:00PM - 8:00PM

Block 15, UOWD Campus

20 March 2019 | 4:00PM - 8:00PM

Block 15, UOWD Campus

7 September 2019 | 4:00PM - 8:00PM

Block 15, UOWD Campus

7 September 2019 | 4:00PM - 8:00PM

Block 15, UOWD Campus

Where will your career path take you?

Interact with current students and learn about their experiences.

Take a campus tour (Dubai Only).

How will you

#changeyourfuture

today?

Due to the current global situation, all our open days for July are now virtual. To register for it, click here.

Location

University of Wollongong in Dubai is located in the heart of Dubai's vibrant education and training cluster, Dubai Knowledge Park.

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Duration: 7 - 9 months

Progression to Bachelors

Upon successful completion of the International Foundation Year, students will receive wide range of opportunities to study in countries such as Australia, UK, USA, New Zealand, Canada, France and more. Students will have the certainty of knowing that they have passed the foundation program before travelling overseas for higher education. International Foundation Year qualifications are recognised by more than 45 universities around the world, including:

University of Wollongong in Dubai (UOWD) has become the first university in the UAE to partner with NCUK, a leading UK-based consortium, to offer students the opportunity to study an internationally recognized foundation course in Dubai and receive a guaranteed placement before travelling abroad to study for a bachelor degree at a leading university in their chosen country.

NCUK
International Foundation Year

Phone

Toll-free 800-UOWD or +971 4 278 1800

DIRECTIONS

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Classes commences: 26 Sep 2022

Fees: AED 60,000*

*Special introductory scholarship available

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Study in the UAE with NCUK's International Foundation Year and receive a guaranteed place at one of the leading universities globally

What is the
International Foundation Year?

The International Foundation Year (IFY) is a qualification designed with our university partners to prepare you for first year entry to bachelor’s degree. Studying with NCUK in your home country will give you the confidence you need before you start your degree.

International Foundation Year qualification will help bridge the gap between your local qualification and university study and is designed to give you the academic and English language skills needed to succeed at an international university. 

Who awards the qualifications?

Upon successful completion of the International Foundation Year, you will receive a certificate from NCUK showing that you have passed the course and a transcript that details your individual module results.

NCUK’s International Foundation Year is formally recognised by leading universities worldwide allowing you to gain access to top-ranked international universities.


This program is also accredited by the Commission for Academic Accreditation (CAA) of the UAE Ministry of Education and are licensed by the Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA).

Benefits of the NCUK International Foundation Year

90% of students get into their first-choice university

80% of students get a first-or-second-class degree at university

99% visa success rate

Over 35,000 international students placed at university since 1987

NCUK always acts in your best interests, helping you to realise your dreams and ambitions both at university and afterwards, in your life and career. That’s why upon successfully completing the NCUK International Foundation Year, you are guaranteed a place on a suitable course at an NCUK University.

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