University Foundation Programme – UFP

Winner of the 2020 Award

for Outstanding Contributions to Teaching and Learning

UFP Foundation Year Progression Partner:

University of Reading

UFP has partnered with the University of Reading to create a progression pathway for graduates of UFP’s foundation year courses. The partnership has been designed to guarantee progression to specific degrees at Reading Uni for UFP grads. Read on to find out more, or contact our dedicated team today to discuss the UFP-Reading Uni partnership.

Watch the University of Reading progression webinar

The University of Reading – 90 Years of Pioneering Research

Reading Uni has a rich history of risk taking in academia, which includes appointing Britain’s first female professor to opening one of the UK’s first business schools. It is perhaps one of the best institutions in the world for breaking with tradition and developing fresh, novel ideas. The University of Reading’s 50 research centres were recognised in 2014 for producing world-class research.

The University of Reading is home to some 17,000 students, who are hosted across three campuses, the biggest of which is Whiteknights (set in 130 hectares of parkland). A plethora of sporting facilities are available, as well as all the amenities students might need for studying and socialising. Reading Uni’s Greenlands campus is home to Henley Business School, one of Europe’s leading business schools.

Scholarships and Bursaries – The University of Reading

The University of Reading offers scholarship opportunities to talented athletes, and students from low-income backgrounds. Find out more about Reading Uni’s scholarships here.

The University of Reading – A Big Campus Experience

  • 17,000 students across 3 campuses (including the 130 hectares Whiteknights campus).
  • Home to some of the UK’s best university sporting facilities. 
  • Four-time winner of the Queen’s Anniversary Prize for Higher Education.  
  • Home to 50 research centres – among the best UK universities for research.


The University of Reading is recognised nationally for excellence in the following areas:

  • Pharmacy & Pharmacology
  • Design
  • Business
  • Education


The University of Reading is recognised nationally for excellence in the following areas:

Discover which of UFP’s foundation year courses lead to enrollment at The University of Reading in the drop-down lists below. Please note: progression to the degrees listed below depend on the foundation programme you study with us and meeting the individual entry requirements of the chosen degree.

BA (Hons) Economics
BA (Hons) International Relations and Economics
BSc (Hons) Business Economics
BSc (Hons) Consumer Behaviour and Marketing

BEng (Hons) Architectural Engineering
BSc (Hons) Computer Science
BSc (Hons) Construction Management

BA (Hons) Ancient History
BA (Hons) Creative Writing and Film
BA (Hons) Education Studies
BA (Hons) English Literature
BA (Hons) History

BSc (Hons) Animal Science
BSc (Hons) Biochemistry
BSc (Hons) Ecology and Wildlife Conservation
BSc (Hons) Food Science
BSc (Hons) Medical Science

Are you ready to apply?

Make an application for entry to our one year foundation programme.


Have a question?

Feel free to contact our admissions team for assistance.


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Learn more about undergraduate degree programmes at UFP.

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The University Foundation Programme (UFP) is a department of David Game College. Established in 1974, David Game College has become one of the leading Independent Sixth Form Colleges in London for 13-22 year olds.

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