How to apply

In order to be accepted you need;

  • Ability to speak, read, write and understand english to an IELTS 5.0 from a SELT (Secure English Language Test) provider; (Applicants with an IELTS score of 4.5 are also encouraged to apply provided they agree to undertake additional tuition to achieve a score of 5.0).  If English score is lower Foyle International has a pre International Foundation Course where English score can be improved before applying to NWRC. 

  • A good standard of English (there are lists of English language tests that are deemed accessible by UKVI for immigration purposes). Most common are the Cambridge IELTS exams or Trinity exams via SELT approved centre

  • A qualification that satisfies the entry requirements for your chosen course

  • To be aged 18 or over

  • To participate in an interview with the course coordinator
    (Skype where appropriate)

  • Provide a Personal Statement along with your completed application form.

If English is not your first language, you will need to demonstrate that your written and spoken English is adequate for the programme that you want to study. Most International Students submit scores in either the British Council IELTS test.


Download a copy of the application form and consent form (under 18's) and E-mail to :


Tel: 0044 28 71 272 937 


Mon - Fri: 9am - 5pm

Foyle International in partnership with the North West Regional College has over 25 years experience in International Education. 


- English Language Support 

- Accommodation Placement

- Visa Assistance

- Social and Cultural Programmes

- Assistance with registering with local amenities

- Student support , counseling and career guidance

Main Campus

North West Regional College

Strand Rd, Londonderry, N.Ireland , UK  BT48 7AL

English College 

Foyle International 

17- 21 Magazine Street, Londonderry, N.Ireland , UK  BT48 6HH