Beaconhouse International College partners with NCUK

We are delighted to announce our new partnership with NCUK, we will deliver the NCUK International Foundation Year in Islamabad, Lahore and Faisalabad from 2023.

NCUK qualifications are recognised by universities from within the NCUK Global Network and beyond, they are able to give students the best start and guarantee access to an NCUK University upon successful completion of their studies with them. With a diverse set of qualifications available as well as opportunities for qualified students to progress directly to university, NCUK supports thousands of students each year on their academic journeys.

NCUK - International Foundation Year
NUCK International Foundation Year is a qualification designed with university partners to prepare the student for first year entry to undergraduate degree courses. International Foundation Year allows students to become specialize in English language, study and cultural skills that are an essential part of undergraduate degree course. This unique combination helps students to get into the University of their choice and get on with their desired future career.
A foundation qualification is normally required by students who have completed high school outside of the UK education system and/or in a language other than English.

This qualification will help bridge the gap between their local qualification and university study and is designed to give you the academic and English language skills needed to succeed at an international university. Upon successfully completing the NCUK International Foundation Year, students are guaranteed a place on a suitable course at an NCUK University.

The NCUK Guarantee means the student has an excellent choice of leading universities which will offer the student a suitable place based on their grades and area of interest. NCUK gives the student that offer on results day and takes the stress out of the application process.


With the addition of the International Foundation Year to their colleges’ curriculum, BIC gives further opportunities for students in Pakistan to develop the necessary academic and English language skills necessary for them to gain Guaranteed* Entry to University. Successful completion of the International Foundation Year will allow students to progress to one of 45+ NCUK University Partners located in the UK, Australia, New Zealand, the USA, Canada, the Caribbean and more.

NCUK looks forward to collaborating with staff at BIC and wishes them the best of luck as the teaching of the International Foundation Year begins next year.