Completed your O Levels and thinking about a pathway to a top 10 city for students?

UTS Foundation Studies is for you. Designed to prepare you with the skills, UTS Foundation Studies gives you the best preparation for success at an Australian university.

Designed to prepare you with the skills needed for Australian university study UTS Foundation Studies provides a base to move straight to a UTS (or other Australian university) degree* or into a degree pathway (diploma) program in Sri Lanka and Sydney.

UTS Foundation Studies is offered on behalf of UTS and delivered by UTS Insearch in Sri Lanka. If you're looking for a preparation program, then UTS Foundation Studies is designed to help you take your next step into Australian university study.

Course details

UTS Foundation Studies ensures you are prepared for entry to our degree pathway (Diploma) programs. It also provides opportunities to enter into the first year of any undergraduate degree at UTS.
Fees For course cost contact UTS Insearch Sri Lanka
Duration 2 semesters (8 months)
Entry requirements
Local O Levels - 4 passes with credit average (academic subjects) or; London O levels - 4 passes at D grade

IELTS: 5.5 overall with minimum 5.0 in all bands OR UTS Insearch Academic English 3 with pass grade.


If you do not meet the English requirements consider our English Language Courses

General Students must be a minimum of 16 years prior to commencement of their English or UTS Foundation Studies program.
Graduate Requirements from Foundation to UTS

Articulation requirements for UTS Foundation Studies to UTS Degree.


Path to UTS

Course start dates




Semester 1  16 March 2020  9 April 2020
Semester 2  29 June 2020  24 July 2020

Orientation dates

Semester 1: 9-16 March 2020
Semester 2: 24-29 June 2020