UCL Centre for Languages & International Education (CLIE)


Introduction to UCL and the UCL International Foundation Course

06 November 2021, 1:00 pm–2:00 pm

UCL portico building main quad

Join us for this online information session to get a real insight into what it is like to study on the UCL International Foundation Year.

This event is free.

Event Information

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Martin White – UCL Centre for Languages & International Education

Thinking of applying to the UCL International Foundation?

Join us for an information session on UCL and UCL's International Foundation Year - UCL Undergraduate Preparatory Certificates (UPC) - where you can:

  • Listen to a short presentation introducing the UCL and the UPC.
  • Find out how to apply.
  • Chat with the UPC Admissions Tutor, Raphaela Armbruster, during a live question and answer session.

If you have any questions before the event please email: m.l.white@ucl.ac.uk

We look forward to seeing you there!

About the Speakers

Martin White

Marketing, Communications & Business Development Manager

Martin White UCL CLIE

Martin holds a BA in English and Journalism and taught English overseas for three years before joining UCL in 2005.

Having worked in UK, EU and international recruitment for UCL degree programmes, he now manages the Marketing and Communications team at the UCL Centre for Languages & International Education.

Raphaela Armbruster

UPC Admissions Coordinator

Raphaela Armbruster, UPC Admissions Coordinator
Raphaela majored in Modern Literature at the Ecole Normale Supérieure, France. As a postgraduate, she studied at the Sorbonne University.

She has three Master's degrees. She has a Master of Arts degree in French poetry and another in Foreign Languages and Pedagogy. Her Master of Philosophy degree is in Sociolinguistics.

She moved to the UK in 2007 and taught the Modern European Culture module on the UPCH programme. She later became the course coordinator and is now the UPC Admissions coordinator.