Accreditation and Recognition

Accreditation and Recognition

The Foundation Studies Programmes (FSP) is fully accredited by MQA. Students who have graduated successfully from this programme can apply to the universities** listed below. The list is constantly being updated as the Department seeks to identify undergraduate programmes and universities locally and abroad to provide additional pathways for our Foundation Studies graduates.


  • UK Universities
    Oxford Brookes University
    University of Northumbria at Newcastle
    The University of Strathclyde
    University of West of England, Bristol
    University of Hull
    University of London International Programmes
    University of Sunderland**


  • Australian Universities
    The University of Adelaide
    The University of Melbourne
    The University of Queensland
    The University of Western Australia*
    The University of South Australia
    Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology
    Victoria University of Technology
    Central Queensland University
    Griffith University
    Northern Territory University
    The University of Southern Queensland
    The University of New England
    Flinders University
    Charles Sturt University
    Monash University* (Main Campus in Australia)
    University of Tasmania
    Curtin University of Technology (Main Campus in Australia** and Sarawak Campus)
    Murdoch University**
    The University of New South Wales

    New Zealand Universities
    Massey University
    Lincoln University


  • USA University
    Upper Iowa University
    Southern New Hampshire University* (formerly known as New Hampshire College)

    Canadian University
    The University of New Brunswick


  • Russian Universities
    For medical studies
    Russian State Medical University
    Kursk State Medical University
    Moscow Medical Academy
    Nihny Novgorod State Medical Academy
    Volgograd State Medical University


  • Malaysian Universities
    Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM)
    Asian Institute of Medicine, Science & Technology (AIMST)
    University of Nottingham Malaysia
    Penang International Dental College (PIDC)


* Provisional acceptance of FSP was communicated to us. Full letters/emails of accreditation are pending.
** Acceptance of the FSP certificate is subject to students meeting the University’s entrance requirements on a case- by-case basis.