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What you need to know

To make sure get the most out of your study experience with us, we require you to reach certain entry requirements before you join us.

International Foundation Year entry requirements

English requirements

3-term programme:
SELT (UKVI purpose) equivalent to IELTS 5.0 with 4.5 in sub skills

2.5-term programme:
IELTS or equivalent English Test 5.5 overall with 5.5 in all sub skills (on iCAS)

Subject requirements

Business: No prerequisite subjects required

Engineering: A pass in Maths is required

Science: A pass from Year 10 in a science subject (Biology and Chemistry) and Maths

  • Country specific entry requirements
    Your country Academic qualification(s) you need
    Albania Secondary school Leaving Certificate (year 11) overall average grade 7 including 7 in relevant subjects. Diploma of State Maturita (year 12) overall grade 6
    Algeria Bacc de l'Enseignment Secondaire with grade average of 10 inc relevant subjects (For Science & Engineering pathways: Integrated science is studied as a combination of Phy/Chem/Bio)
    Angola Secondary school Certificate (Grade 12) with overall GPA at least 10 with at least 10 in relevant subjects
    Australia Completion of year 11 with equivalent grades to the GCSE/IGCSE requirements.
    Azerbaijan 11th grade - Passes in 4 or more subjects.
    Bahrain Tawjahiya (Secondary school leaving cert) average grade of 60% or above, with 55% in relevant subjects.
    Bangladesh Year 12(HSC/Intermediate Certificate/Alim) or Polytechnic Diploma: B or GPA 3.0 overall with passes in min 4 subjects
    Year 10 (SSC): A- or GPA 3.5 overall with passes in min 4 subjects
    (Note: 50% in relevant subjects required, must be taken from the year assessed.)
    Belarus Attestat/11th grade – with minimum GPA 5.5
    Bhutan Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Botswana Cambridge Overseas School Certificate grades 1 - 8 in 4 or more subjects or General Certificate of Secondary Education grades A- E in 5 subjects including relevant
    Brazil Ensino Medio - 4 subjects min (6.9 - 5.0 / regular / C / 3)
    Brunei Cambridge O level - A-C required 4 or more subjects.
    Bulgaria LJMU Only - Diploma of Completed Secondary Education taken at end of 12th grade (Diploma Za Sredno Obrazovanie) = AS level equivalency.
    Cambodia Diploma of Upper Secondary school = year 12. Grading A - Excellent , B - Very Good, C - Good, D - Satisfactory .4 subjects minimum grade D inc relevant subjects, Grade C required in Maths for Business students.
    Cameroon Minimum overall grade 10 in Baccalaureate or Certificat de Probation with 10+ in all relevant subjects
    Canada Completion of year 11 with 4 x subjects A-C (60%+) including relevant subjects
    China Year 11 (Senior High 2): 70% overall and min 60% in 4 academic subjects (including relevant subjects)
    Year 12 (Senior High 3): 65% overall and 60% in relevant subjects
    Colombia Bachillerato - 5 relevant subjects inc. Maths (A) Acceptable or above
    Cyprus Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Ecuador Titulo de Bachillier Tecnico Industrial or Titulo de Bachiller En Ciencias overall grade 7.0 with minimum 6.0 in relevant subjects
    Egypt Year 12 (GSEC): 55% overall and with 50% minimum in relevant subjects
    Ethiopia Ethiopian Uniiversity Entrance Exam Certificate, 55 in relevant subejcts with overall 400/700
    France French Baccalaureate Ordinary - 10/20
    Gambia West African School Certificate or Senior School Certificate - grades 1 - 8 in 4 or more subjects.
    Georgia Successfully completed Secondary School Leaving Certificate (sashualo skolis atestat)
    Ghana West African School Certificate or Senior School Certificate - grades 1 - 8 (A - E) in 4 or more subjects. Integrated science is studied as a combination of Physics/Chemistry/Biology.
    Greece Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Hong Kong Form 5 - Top schools: Grade E, or Level 2, or Pass, in 3 or more academic subjects
    Form 5 - Other schools: Grade D, Level 3, or 10% on top of the pass mark in 3 academic subjects (i.e. 50% if pass mark is 40%) Will accept Chinese Literature, Chinese, History, Liberal Studies and English. Student must have Maths
    HKDSE: 222 in 3 relevant subjects, must have Maths for Business and Science/Engineering
    India Year 10 (SSC): 65% overall
    Year 11: 50% overall
    Year 12 (HSC): 40% overall
    (Note: 40% in relevant subjects required, can be taken from any year from Year 10, Year 11 or Year 12)
    Indonesia Grade 6.5 SMU 2 or Grade 6.0 SMU 3 - (4 relevant subjects required)
    Iran Transcript of High School Diploma Theoretical stream (3 years) required. Passes in 4 or more subjects, inc relevant subjects. GPA is out of 20 Min. overall GPA requirement is 11 inc relevant subjects.
    Iraq 12 years of schooling = either Certificate of Preparatory Education (Adadiyah) or Secondary School Certificate or Sixth Form Baccalaureate = all equivalent to GCSE level grades A-C when grades of 50% or more have been achieved. Adadiyah (or equivalent) with min 50% in 4 relevant subjects.
    Jamaica Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Japan 11th grade (lower secondary) or 12th grade (higher secondary) completion - passes in 4 or more subjects and GPA 2.0.
    Jordan Year 12 (GSEC): 50% each in 4 or more academic subjects including relevant subjects
    Kazakhstan Year 11/Certificate of Secondary Education - passes in 4 or more subjects.
    Kenya Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE): grades A - E in 4 or more subjects, including relevant subjects
    Korea SH3: : 6th Grade average in rank, with at least 6th grade in relevant/prerequisite subjects
    SH2: 5th grade average in rank.
    College Scholastic Ability Test ranks(/stanine) may be used in place of Senior High 3 ranks of equivalent subjects, if the rank is higher, in order to calculate average rank.
    PLEASE NOTE: 1st rank/Stanine (highest) to 9th rank/Stanine (lowest)
    Korean High school graduation equivalency exam - 60%+ inc relevant subjects.
    Kuwait Year 12 (GSEC): 60% each in 4 or more academic subjects including relevant subjects
    Laos Baccalaureate/11th grade - 4 subjects combining C and D inc relevant subjects
    Lebanon Baccalaureate - minimum 10 points inc relevant subjects or 50% in General secondary certificate with 50% in relevant subjects
    Libya Year 12 (GSEC): 60% overall and 50% in relevant subjects
    Macau IGCSE/'O' Levels - Grade C in 4 relevant subjects inc English. Completion of Form 5 or Senior Middle 2 with 60-65% average
    Malawi Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Malaysia SPM/UEC school: Form 5, Term 1, Term 2, Mid-Year, Mid-Term, End of Term, Final Year Transcripts - Grades of A- C achieved in 4 relevant academic subjects to include English and Maths. SPM (Malaysia Certificate of Education) with 4 C grades or above in relevant subjects, to include English and Maths.
    UEC with aggregate of not more than 36 points for 5 relevant academic subjects inc English & Mathematics.
    Mauritius Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Mexico Bachillerato 65% +
    Moldova Attestat/11th grade – with minimum GPA 5.5
    Mongolia Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Morocco Diplôme du Baccalauréat with grade average of 10 inc relevant subjects
    Myanmar Basic Education High school Matriculation = 11 years. Minimum of 60% achieved overall, inc 60% in 4 relevant subjects.
    Namibia NSCC Ordinary level, 4 subjects with grades A-C inc relevant subjects
    Nepal Year 10 (School Leaving Certificate): 65%/GPA 3.0 overall
    Year 12 (HSC or School Leaving Certificate Examination (Grade XI and XII)): 55%/GPA 2.6 overall
    (Note: 2.4/C+/50-59% (Pass) in relevant subjects required, can be accepted from Year 10, Year 11 or Year 12)
    New Zealand NCEA Level 2 (Year 12) = equivalent to GCSE (Grades = N (not achieved), A (achieved), M (merit), E (excellence)NCEA Level 2 with (Year 12) with relevant subjects - Achieving 60 credits with no fewer than 48 from Level 2 + no fewer than 12 credits (Level 2) in relevant subjects, inc maths. Also need to see copy of "Record of Learning / Achievement" Majority marks merits / achieved + refer to Record of Learning Achievement for marks. As new market need to use comparative grades and common sense to other markets initially ie accept with 4 subjects Grades C or above.
    Nigeria West African School Certificate or Senior School Certificate - grades 1-8 (A - E) in 4 or more subjects.
    Oman Year 12 (General Education Diploma): 60% each in 4 or more academic subjects including relevant subjects
    Pakistan Year 10 (SSC): 60% overall (if total marks are out of 1050 or 1100) or 65% overall (if total marks are out of 850)
    Year 11 (Intermediate Part I): 60% overall with passes in min 4 subjects.
    Year 12 (HSC / Intermediate certificate(Part I & II)) or Polytechnic Diploma : 50% overall with passes in min 4 subjects
    (Note: 40% in relevant subjects required, must be taken from the year assessed.)
    Panama Bachillier/High school Diploma - Overall average 3 including 3 in relevant subjects
    Peru Certificado de Educación Secundaria Común Completa - 5 subjects min.11/20
    Philippines 75% pass in High School Diploma from list of top schools (school list in general rules tab) or 80% pass in High School Diploma from all other schools
    Qatar New certificate, QSSC - min. 5 subjects, all 5 grades A - Ds (minimum 60% in relevant subjects and 60% overall in percentage scale)
    Thanawaya Ama Qatari (School Leaving Certificate) 60% and minimum pass mark of 60% in relevant subjects Qatar Specialised Secondary Certificate or Technical Secondary Certificate, 70% overall with 70% in relevant subjects. For Engineering: Physics and Maths as individual subjects required, not Integrated Science)
    Russia (+ Chechnya) Attestat/11th grade - Minimum GPA 3
    Rwanda Rwandan Advanced GCSE - 3 subjects 40% (Grade D)
    Saudi Arabia Tawjihiya (General Secondary Education Certificate)/ = high school graduation. 4 or more subjects min.60% in each, including relevant subjects
    Singapore Secondary 4 (O or A Level programme, N level programme students not accepted): Term 2 or Mid-Year transcript - Grades of A- C achieved in 4 subjects to include English and Maths. 4 x O levels grades A -C, includng English and Maths. Singapore/Cambridge A Levels – see UCAS points for assessment. H1 = AS level UCAS, H2 = A levels UCAS
    South Africa Senior Cert with Matriculation Endorsement = Four E's (relevant subjects) or National Senior Certificate = four subjects grade 3 or above (relevant subjects)
    Sri Lanka Sri lankan GCE O level: Grade C in 5 subjects including relevant subjects
    Sri lankan GCE A level: Grade S in 2 subjects including relevant subjects
    Syria Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Taiwan Senior High School Leaving Certificate/Senior High 2 or Senior High 3 - passes in 4 or more subjects, with 55% average in High School Exam from Year 12/SH3 or 60% average from Year 11/SH2
    Tanzania East Africa Cert/Cambridge Overseas School Cert/Certificate of Secondary Education - grades 1 - 8 (A-D) in 4 or more subjects
    Thailand Year 11 (MAW 5) completion with GPA 2.0
    Year 12 (MAW 6) completion with GPA 2.0 in last two years.
    At least 2.0 in academic subjects inc Maths and Science.
    Grades = 2 (pass - 60-69), 3 (good 70-79%) and 4 (excellent 80-100%)
    Tunisia Baccalaureate - minimum 10 points inc relevant subjects.
    Turkey Devlet Lise Diploması (High School Completion) - 50% overall inc relevant subjects
    UAE Tawjihiyya (School Leaving Certificate) - 60% or above in 4 or more subjects (inc relevant subjects).
    Uganda Ugandan Certificate of Education - grades 1 - 8 in 4 or more subjects.
    Ukraine Certificate of Complete General Secondary Education – with minimum GPA 4.5 on 12 point scale
    USA High school Diploma: Min GPA 2.00 (grade C-, 70%)
    Uzbekistan Certificate of General Secondary Education, 11 years minimum GPA 3.0 in 4 or more subjects
    Venezuela Titulo de Educacion Media General - 4 subjects min 12/20
    Vietnam Secondary School Graduation/Year 12 completion * Year 12 (Bang Tu Tai): completion report with GPA 6.0 overall, and with 6.0+ for Math and science subjects (possible to accept students with a Pass grade of 5.0 on a case-by-case basis, but refer to RO for check of school). Possible to accept from Year 11 with GPA 6.5 in Year 10 & 11 and with 6.5 + for Math and Science subjects. Borderline cases to be referred to RO for check of school
    Yemen General Secondary Education Certificate = high school graduation. An overall passmark of 60% or above, inc relevant subjects
    Zambia Zambian School Certificate grades 1 - 8 in 4 or more subjects
    Zimbabwe O levels : 4 passes at A-C including relevant subjects

International Year One entry requirements

English requirements

November 2021 and February 2022 intakes on iCAS: IELTS 5.5 overall (no lower than 5.5 in each skill) or equivalent

January 2022 intake on Study Group CAS: IETLS 4.0 overall (no lower than 4.0 in each skill) or equivalent

Subject requirements

Business: No prerequisite subjects required

Engineering and Computing: A pass in Maths is required

  • Country specific entry requirements
    Your country Academic qualification(s) you need
    Algeria Bacc de l'Enseignment Secondaire with grade average of 9/20
    Angola Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Australia Year 12 = A Levels (final school certificate has different titles for each state) Students must also have a minimum ATAR score of 60.0.0 and submit grade 12 transcript ( grades differ by state, refer to AM)
    Azerbaijan Secondary School leaving certificate/11th grade graduation grades A - C and evidence of 1 year of further study - to equate to 13 years of education (to approx A Level equivalency). Specialist Diploma/1st year of uni degree studies.
    Bahrain Tawjahiya (Secondary School Leaving Certificate) and evidence of 1 year of further study (e.g. 1st year of 2 year Diploma)
    Bangladesh Year 12(HSC/Intermediate Certificate/Alim): 55% overall

    (Note: 50% in relevant subjects required) or Diploma in Engineering only (4 years) 60% from Bangladesh Technical Education Board, Dhaka (50% in relevant subjects required from SSC +)
    Belarus Attestat/11th grade - with minimum GPA 6.5 + further plus 1 year successful completion
    Bhutan Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Botswana Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Brazil Ensino Medio - 4 subjects min (8.9 - 7.0 / bom / B / 4) or Ensino Medio - 4 subjects min (6.9 - 5.0 / regular / C / 3) + 1 further year
    Brunei Cambridge A level/Matriculation = A Level Standard. BDTVEC National Diploma = BTEC National Diploma
    Bulgaria Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Cambodia Diploma of Upper Secondary school = year 12. Grading A - Excellent , B - Very Good, C - Good, D - Satisfactory .4 subjects minimum grade D inc relevant subjects, Grade C required in Maths for Business students + 1 further year.
    Cameroon Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Canada High School Diploma Grade 12 55%+ in minimum 5 academic subjects
    China Year 12 (Senior High 3)with 60% or above in 4 or more key subjects (including relevant subject and no further year study requirement);

    Year 11 (Senior High 2) with 65% or above in 4 or more key subjects(including relevant subject) plus successfully completed 1 year of further year of study with a pass;
    Colombia Bachillerato - 5 relevant subjects inc. Maths (A) Acceptable or above plus extra year study
    Cyprus Apolytirion (Lyceum or Technical/Vocational Secondary School) - 15/16 (out of 20) upwards
    Ecuador Titulo de Bachillier Tecnico Industrial or Titulo de Bachiller En Ciencias overall grade 7.0 with minimum 6.0 in relevant subjects plus further year study
    Egypt Year 12 (GSEC): 55% overall and 50% in relevant subjects + 1 year of further study
    Ethiopia TVET (10+3 Diploma) Grade C
    France French Baccalaureate Ordinary - 10/20
    Gambia Ordinary National Diploma (approx 2 years at Uni) or WAEC (West African Exam Council) A Level, College Certificate
    Georgia Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Ghana OND/Ghanaian A Levels/Polytechnic Diploma
    Greece Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Hong Kong HKDSE 332
    India Year 12 (HSC): 45% overall or

    SSC 60% & 3 Year Diploma in Engineering/Technology subjects: 55% overall
    Indonesia 6.5 SMU 3 (4 relevant subjects required)
    Iran Transcript of High School Diploma Theoretical stream (3 years) GPA 11/20 plus further year. Or Pre Uni Year Peeshdaneshgahe 12/20.
    Or 1 year Kardani 12/20, or 2 year Kardani 11/20.
    Iraq Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Jamaica GCE A Level. Diploma from College of Art, Science and Technology or Associate Degree - generally accepted for HE entry (Diploma = approx A level standard).
    Japan High School/Upper Secondary School leaving certificate and evidence of further study but High School leaving certificate with 3.0 GPA accepted alone, lower if there is one more year of further study. Further part study includes Junior College Diploma / Technical Associate Degree / Vocational Training Certificate / Diploma (inc.Koutou Senmon Gakko and Senmon Gakko) awarded by Vocational Training Colleges of Ministry of Labour is considered comparable to VCE Advanced Subsidiary (AS) level / BTEC National Certificate
    Jordan Year 12 (GSEC): 70% each in 4 or more academic subjects including relevant subjects or 50% + a year of further study
    Kazakhstan Certificate of Secondary Education and evidence of 1 year of further study - to equate to 13 years of education (to approx A level equivalency). Part study of Specialist Diploma. Diplom o srednem spetsialnom obrazovanii (Diploma of Specialised Secondary Education until 1991) is considered comparable to BTEC National Diploma standard.
    Kenya KCSE plus successful completion of 1 year of further study
    Korea High School Diploma (6th Grade) or Korean High school graduation equivalency exam - 50%+ inc relevant subjects
    Kuwait Year 12 (GSEC): 60% each in 4 or more academic subjects including relevant subjects + 1 year of further study (e.g Vocational Training Centre Certificate/Diploma/part study of Bachelor's degree)
    Laos Baccalaureate/11th grade - 4 subjects combining C and D inc relevant subjects + 1 further year of study.
    Lebanon Baccalaureate - minimum 12 points inc relevant subjects and further year of study
    Libya Year 12 (GSEC): 60% overall and 60% in relevant subjects + 1 year of further study
    Macau Completion of Form 6 or Senior Middle 3 with 70%+ average (other schools - 80%) in relevant academic subjects
    Malawi Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Malaysia STPM or A Levels with 2 grade D, or UEC with aggregate of not more than 42 points for 6 subjects inc English

    Any recognised Malaysia foundation programme - 40%
    Mauritius Cambridge Overseas Higher School Certificate / GCE A level. Ordinary Technician Diploma = BTEC National Diploma. Diploma (2 years), University of Mauritius/Higher Technician Diploma = BTEC HND
    Mexico Bachillerato 75% or 65% + 1 year HE (pass)
    Moldova Attestat/11th grade - with minimum GPA 6.5 + further plus 1 year successful completion
    Morocco Diplôme du Baccalauréat with grade average of 12/20
    Mongolia High School certificate and evidence of further study - to equate to 13 years of education (to approx A level equivalency). Part study of Certificate of Vocational Education/bachelor/university diploma.
    Myanmar Basic Education High school Matriculation = 11 years. Minimum of 60% achieved overall, inc 60% in 4 relevant subjects + 1 further year of study. Further year can include GAC - GPA 1.00
    Namibia Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Nepal Year 12 (HSC or School Leaving Certificate Examination (Grade XI and XII)): GPA 2.4 overall

    (Note: 2.4/C+/50-59% (Pass) in relevant subjects required, can be accepted from Year 10, Year 11 or Year 12)

    (Note: SELT equivalent accepted - Nepal (National Exam Board) English 60% from Year 12)
    New Zealand NCEA - Level 3 = equivalent to A Levels minimum 80 credits with 60 achieved at level 3 and remaining 20, level 2,
    Nigeria WAEC, SSCE or GCE grades A1-B3 in 5 or more subjects
    Oman Year 12 (General Education Diploma): 50% overall and 50% in relevant subjects + 1 year further study (can be from Diploma/Technical Industrial College Diploma, 1 year Certificate, Higher/Advanced Diploma)
    Pakistan Year 12 (HSC/ Intermediate certificate(Part I & II))): 55% overall
    Palestine Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Philippines 75% pass in High School Diploma from list of top schools (school list in general rules tab) or 80% pass in High School Diploma from all other schools plus 1 further year of study
    Qatar High School certificate and evidence of 1 year of further study - to equate to 13 years of education (to approx A level equivalency). Part study of Vocational Secondary Diploma/Secondary Technical Certificate/Diploma in Technology/Bachelor Degree inc.QABP at 70%
    Russia (+ Chechnya) Attestat with minimum 3.5 plus 1 year of successful completion of further studies
    Rwanda Rwandan Advanced GCSE - 3 subjects 60% (Grade C+)
    Saudi Arabia 1 year of further study eg. diploma level studies. Diploma provided by Higher Institutes and Technical Colleges. Technical College Certificate (2 years) = BTEC National Certificate. Higher Technical Institute Diploma = BTEC National Diploma. College of Technology Diploma (2 years) = BTEC National Diploma. Higher Diploma = 2 years of Bachelors
    Singapore Singapore/Cambridge A Levels - see UCAS points for assessment, H1 = AS level UCAS H2 = A levels UCAS, or 1 year completion of study of Polytechnic Diploma / Polytechnic Certificate / Polytechnic Advanced Diploma. 
    South Africa Senior Cert with Matriculation Endorsement = Five C's(relevant subjects) or National Senior Certificate = Five subjects grade 5 (relevant subjects)
    Sri Lanka Sri lankan GCE A level: Grade C in 2 subjects or Grade S in 3 subjects, including relevant subjects
    Syria Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Taiwan SH3 70% or 1 year of completed further study if below 70%
    Tanzania Cambridge Overseas Higher School Certificate A-E/National Form VI exam/Technical College Certificate/Diploma/Advanced Diploma
    Thailand M6 with GPA 2.3
    Tunisia Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Turkey Devlet Lise Diploması (High School Completion) - 55% overall
    UAE High School certificate (Tawjihiyya) and evidence of 1 year of further study - to equate to 13 years/approx A level equiv. Part study of Specialist/University Diploma or Associate Degree.
    Uganda Cambridge Overseas Higher School Certificate/East African Advanced Certificate/Higher Diploma/National Certificate/National Diploma
    UACE Grades A- E
    Ukraine Attestat/11th Grade - GPA 9/12.
    USA High School Diploma - 2.50 (lower grades require 1 year further study) or GED: 600 overall with 150 in 4 subjects including prerequisites
    Uzbekistan Completion of Attestat and 1 further year study of diploma of post secondary education, specialist diploma and Bakalavr.
    Venezuela Titulo de Educacion Media General -   4 subjects  min  12/20  + 1 further year
    Vietnam Year 12 GPA 6.5 (lower grades require further year of study)
    Zambia Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager

Accelerated Year Two Entry entry requirements

English requirements

IELTS or equivalent English Test 5.5 overall with 5.5 in all sub skills (on iCAS)

Subject requirements

Good high school grades and an A pass in Maths is required for Engineering and Computing

  • Country specific entry requirements
    Your country Academic qualification(s) you need
    Albania Secondary school Leaving Certificate (year 11) overall average grade 8 including 8 in relevant subjects. Diploma of State Maturita (year 12) overall grade 7
    Algeria Bacc de l'Enseignment Secondaire with grade average of 12 inc relevant subjects (For Science & Engineering pathways: Integrated science is studied as a combination of Phy/Chem/Bio)
    Angola Secondary school Certificate (Grade 12) with overall GPA at least 14 with at least 14 in relevant subjects
    Australia Completion of year 11 with equivalent grades to the GCSE/IGCSE requirements as below - (min. 60% achieved including relevant subjects)
    Azerbaijan Attestat/Certificate of Secondary Education (Grade 11) is GCSE comparable (A*-C) with the exception of English Language. Graded 1-5 - accept 4 (good) and 5 (excellent).
    Bahrain Tawjahiya (Secondary school leaving cert) average grade of 80% or above, with 70% in relevant subjects.
    Bangladesh Year 12(HSC/Intermediate Certificate/Alim) or Polytechnic Diploma: 3.0-5.0(60%/A&B) overall with passes in min 4 subjects
    (Note: 50% in relevant subjects required)
    Belarus Attestat/11th grade – with minimum GPA 7.0 (all good and excellent grades, 6 and above)
    Bhutan Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Botswana Cambridge Overseas School Certificate grades 1 - 6 in 4 or more subjects or General Certificate of Secondary Education grades A- C in 5 subjects including relevant
    Brazil Ensino Medio - 5 subjects min (6.9 - 5.0 / regular / C / 3)
    Brunei Cambridge O level - Minimum of 5 subjects required grades 1-6. Matriculation = approx A level equivalent.
    Bulgaria Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Cambodia Diploma of Upper Secondary school = year 12. Grading A - Excellent , B - Very Good, C - Good. 5 subjects minimum grade C inc relevant subjects.
    Cameroon Minimum overall grade 13 in Baccalaureate or Certificat de Probation with 13+ in all relevant subjects
    Canada Completion of year 11 with 5 x subjects A-C (60%+) including relevant subjects
    China Year 11 (Senior High 2): 70% overall and min 60% in 4 academic subjects (including relevant subjects)
    Year 12 (Senior High 3): 65% overall and min 60% in 4 academic subjects (including relevant subjects)
    Colombia Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Cyprus Bachillerato - 5 relevant subjects inc. Maths (B) Good or above
    Ecuador Titulo de Bachiller En Ciencias overall grade 7.5 with minimum 7 in relevant subjects
    Egypt Year 12 (GSEC): 75% overall and with 50% minimum in relevant subjects
    Ethiopia Ethiopian Uniiversity Entrance Exam Certificate, 70 in relevant subejcts with overall 500/700
    France French Baccalaureate Ordinary - 10/20
    Gambia West African School Certificate or Senior School Certificate - grades A1/2 (1 Exc/2 v good), B3/4 (3 good/4 credit), C5/6 (credit) in 4 or more subjects.
    Georgia Secondary School Leaving Certificate (sashualo skolis atestat) Average 2.5 (combination of 2s & 3s) on 1-4 scale, 8 on a 1-10 scale or B.
    Ghana West African School Certificate or Senior School Certificate grades 1-6(A-C) in 4 or more subjects. Integrated science is studied as a combination of Phy/Chem/Bio.
    Greece Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Hong Kong Form 5 - 3 subject passes 5% above pass mark of school

    HKDSE: 222 , Chinese accepted
    India Year 11: 55% overall
    Year 12 (HSC): 45% overall
    (Note: 50% in relevant subjects required can be taken from Year 11 or Year 12)
    Indonesia Grade 7.0 SMU 2 or Grade 6.5 SMU 3 – (5 relevant subjects required)
    Iran Transcript of High School Diploma Theoretical stream (3 years,11th year)required. Min. overall GPA requirement is 14 inc relevant subjects. Grades of 50% + or above are approx equivalent to GCSE grade C or above.
    Iraq Certificate of Preparatory Education / Secondary School Certificate: overall average 70% (Good) in 5 academic subjects with minimum 65% (Medium) in specific subject requirements.
    Jamaica Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Japan Upper Secondary School certificate (Kotogakko - Year 12/Senior 3) pass with 'good' grades (70% + or approx GPA 3 on 5 scale). Year 11 (Senior 2) with outstanding grades (Minimum 75%+ or GPA 4.0) may be considered. Relevant subjects Maths taken in Year 2 can be accepted
    Jordan Year 12 (GSEC): 80% overall and 50% in relevant subjects
    Kazakhstan Attestat/Certificate of Secondary Education (Grade 11) is GCSE comparable (A*-C) with the exception of English Language. Graded 1-5 - accept 4 (good) and 5 (excellent).
    Kenya Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE): grades A- C- in 4 or more subjects, including relevant subjects
    Korea SH3: 5th Grade average in rank, with at least 5th grade in relevant/prerequisite subjects
    SH2: 4th Grade average in rank with at least 4th grade in relevant/prerequisite subjects
    College Scholastic Ability Test ranks(/stanine) may be used in place of Senior High 3 ranks of equivalent subjects, if the rank is higher, in order to calculate average rank.
    PLEASE NOTE: 1st rank/Stanine (highest) to 9th rank/Stanine (lowest)
    Korean High school graduation equivalency exam - 70%+ inc relevant subjects.
    Kuwait Year 12 (GSEC): 80% overall and 70%+ in relevant subjects
    Laos Baccalaureate/11th grade - 5 subjects combining B and C inc relevant subjects
    Lebanon Baccalaureate - minimum 12 points inc relevant subjects 60% in General secondary certificate with 60% in relevant subjects
    Libya Year 12 (GSEC): 80% overall and 50% in relevant subjects
    Macau IGCSE/'O' Levels - Grade C in 5 relevant subjects inc English
    Completion of Form 5 or Senior Middle 2 from good schools 65-75% average in relevant subjects (top schools require 65%, average schools require 75%)
    Malawi Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Malaysia SPM/UEC school: Form 5, Term 1, Term 2, Mid-Year, Mid-Term, End of Term, Final Year Transcripts - Grades of A- C achieved in 5 relevant academic subjects to include English and Maths. SPM (Malaysia Certificate of Education) with 5 C grades or above in relevant subjects to include English and Mathematics.
    UEC with aggregate of not more than 30 points for 5 relevant academic subjects inc English & Mathematics.
    Mauritius Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Mexico Bachillerato 75% +
    Moldova Attestat/11th grade – with minimum GPA 7.0 (all good and excellent grades)
    Mongolia Certificate of Completed Secondary education 70% including relevant subjects
    Morocco Diplôme du Baccalauréat with grade average of 12 inc relevant subjects
    Myanmar Basic Education High school Matriculation = 11 years. Minimum of 60% achieved overall, inc 60% in 5 academic subjects, inc relevant.
    Namibia NSCC Ordinary level, 5 subjects with grades A-C inc relevant subjects
    Nepal Year 12 (HSC or School Leaving Certificate Examination (Grade XI and XII)): 60%/GPA 2.8 overall
    (Note: 2.4/C+/50-59% (Pass) in relevant subjects required, can be accepted from Year 11 or Year 12)
    New Zealand NCEA Level 2 (Year 12) = equivalent to GCSE (Grades = N (not achieved), A (achieved), M (merit), E (excellence). Achieving 80 credits with no fewer than 60 from Level 2 + no fewer than 12 credits (Level 2) in relevant subjects, inc maths. Also need to see copy of "Record of Learning / Achievement" Majority marks merits / excellent + refer to Record of Learning Achievement for grades. As new market need to use comparative grades and common sense to other markets initially ie accept with 5 subjects Grades C or above. (march 2012)
    Nigeria West African School Certificate or Senior School Certificate - WAEC grades A1 (Exc) B2 (Very Good), B3 (Good), C4-C6 (credit) in 4 or more subjects. NECO examinations minimum C4 required.
    Oman Year 12 (General Education Diploma): 80% overall and 70% in all subjects including relevant subjects
    Pakistan Year 12 (HSC / Intermediate Certificate (Part I & II)) or Polytechnic Diploma: 55% overall
    Year 11 (Intermediate Part I): 65% overall
    (Note: 50% in relevant subjects required.)
    Panama Bachillier/High school Diploma - Overall average 4 including 4 in relevant subjects
    Peru Certificado de Educación Secundaria Común Completa - 5 subjects min.14/20
    Philippines 80% pass in High School Diploma from list of top schools (school list in general rules tab) or 85% pass in High School Diploma from all other schools
    Qatar New certificate, QSSC - min. 5 subjects, all 5 grades A - Cs (minimum 70% in relevant subjects and overall in percentage scale)
    Thanawaya Ama Qatari (School Leaving Certificate) minimum pass mark of 80% in relevant subjects
    Russia (+ Chechnya) Attestat/11th grade - Minimum GPA 4.0 (all good or excellent grades)
    Rwanda Rwandan Advanced GCSE - 3 subjects 50% (Grade C)
    Saudi Arabia Tawjihiya (General Secondary Education Certificate)/ = high school graduation. An overall passmark of 80% or above, inc relevant subjects No lower than 70% in these subjects.
    Singapore Secondary 4 (O or A Level programme, N level programme students not accepted): Term 2 or Mid-Year transcript - Grades of A- C achieved in 5 relevant academic subjects to include English and Maths (excludes mother tongue language, Religious Studies, Music, Physical Education, Art) Polytechnic (assessed on a case by case basis). Singapore/Cambridge O level - A-C required in 5 or more subjects (excluding the above) Singapore/Cambridge A Levels – see UCAS points for assessment. H1 = AS level UCAS, H2 = A levels UCAS
    South Africa Senior Certificate with Matriculation Endorsement = Five E's (relevant subjects) or National Senior Certificate = five subjects grade 3 or above. (relevant subjects)
    Sri Lanka Sri lankan GCE O level: Grade B in 6 subjects including relevant subjects
    Sri lankan GCE A level: Grade C in 2 subjects including relevant subjects
    Syria Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Taiwan Senior High School Leaving Certificate (SH3)
    SH3 / Year 12 60% 'good' grades
    SH2 / Year 11 75% ‘outstanding’ grades
    Grades A (80-100% = Highest/4), B (70-79% = Average/3). C (60-69% - Pass/2).
    Tanzania East Africa Cert/Cambridge Overseas School Cert/Certificate of Secondary Education grades 1 - 6 (A-C) in 4 or more subjects
    Thailand Year 11 (MAW 5) completion with GPA 2.5.
    Year 12 (MAW 6) completion with GPA 2.0 in last 2 years.
    At least 2.0 in academic subjects inc Maths and Science.
    Grades = 2 (pass - 60-69), 3 (good 70-79%) and 4 (excellent 80-100%)
    Tunisia Baccalaureate - minimum 12 points inc relevant subjects.
    Turkey Devlet Lise Diploması (High School Completion) - 65% overall with minimum 60% in relevant subjects
    UAE Tawjihiyya (School Leaving Certificate): An overall passmark of 80% or above, no lower than 70% in relevant subjects.
    Uganda Ugandan Certificate of Education grades 1 - 6 in 4 or more subjects (comparable to GCSE A*-C). Ugandan Advanced Certificate = between GCSE and A level.
    Ukraine Certificate of Complete General Secondary Education – with minimum GPA 7 on 12 point scale
    USA Grade 11 - GPA 2.75, 77% or Grade 12 2.50, 73% GED: 600 overall with 150 in 4 subjects, including prerequisites. International US schools: Grade 11 - GPA 2.75,80% or Grade 12 2.50, 74%
    Uzbekistan Certificate of General Secondary Education, 11 years - minimum GPA 4.0 (all good or excellent grades) including relevant subjects
    Venezuela Titulo de Educacion Media General - 5 subjects min 13/20
    Vietnam Secondary School Graduation/Year 12 completion*/National University Entrance Examination with a score of 7.0+ (good) = comparable to GCSE grades A*-C on a subject for subject basis with the exception of English Language. * Year 12 (Bang Tu Tai) completion report with GPA 7.0 overall, and with 7.0+ for Math and science subjects. Possible to accept from Year 11 with GPA 7.5 overall; 7.5+ for Math and Science subjects. Borderline cases to be referred to RO for check of school
    Yemen General Secondary Education Certificate = high school graduation. An overall passmark of 80% or above, inc relevant subjects No lower than 70% in these subjects
    Zambia Zambian School Certificate grades 1 - 6 in 4 or more subjects
    Zimbabwe O levels : 5 passes at A-C including relevant subjects

Postgraduate pathway programme entry requirements

Accelerated Pre-Masters Programmes entry requirements

English requirements

Academic IELTS or equivalent tests achieving 5.5 overall (in all components)
SELT equivalents accepted

Subject requirements

Recognised undergraduate degree

  • Country specific entry requirements
    Your country Academic qualification(s) you need
    Algeria Recognised first degree: (Licence, Diplome de (Subject area) - professional fields only, Diplome d'Etudes Superieurs, Diplome d'Ingenieur, Diplome d'Architect d'Etat) all 10/20 or Master a cursus de Licence Integree 10/20
    Angola Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Australia Successful completion of Bachelor degree
    Azerbaijan Recognised first degree (4/5 years) or a specialist Diploma in a related subject area
    Bahrain Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Bangladesh 3 Year Bachelor's Degree (Hons): 45% overall
    3 Year Bachelor's Degree (Regular Pass): 50% overall
    4 Year Bachelor's Dgree (Any): 45% overall
    3 Year Diploma: 55% overall (NOTE: Diploma only accepted if taken after Year 11 or 12 of school) Fazil degree not accepted.
    Belarus Recognised first degree, Bakalavr, Specialist Diploma or Russian Diploma (4/5 years – grades 3/4/5)
    Bhutan Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Botswana Recognised first degree
    Brazil Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Brunei Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Bulgaria Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Cambodia Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Cameroon Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Canada Successful completion of Bachelor degree
    China Full time studies Bachelor's degree (Max 1 year internship accepted): 60%+ overall
    Full time studies Undergraduate Graduation Certificate/Full time studies Junior College Diploma (Max 1 year internship accepted) : A/B grades or 70% overall
    Adult Education/Self-taught Education/Top-up with Bachelor's degree recognized by MoE of China: 60% overall
    Adult Education/Self-taught Education with Junior College Diploma recognized by MoE of China: 70% overall
    Higher National Diploma : 60 % overall achieved

    If uncertain for degree/diploma recognized by MoE or equivalency of HE qualifications to verify https://www.chsi.com.cn

    (Accepting Higher Education qualifications of 5 years, 2/2.5 years if recognized by MoE as a HE qualification equivalent. Accepting Bachelor's degree/ Junior College Diploma if recognized by MoE of China for Vocational education (including vocational higher education diploma (but not secondary technical school)/Distance learning/Correspondence learning/ China Central Broadcasting University or China central TV University/Open University-中央广播电视大学/开放大学)
    Colombia Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Cyprus Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Egypt 4 Year Bachelor's degree: 50% or GPA 2.0/4.0 scale or 2.5/5.0 scale
    Ethiopia Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    France Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Gambia Recognised first degree or HND in a related subject area
    Georgia Recognised first degree, Bakalvr, Specialist Diploma GPA 2.0 (satisfactory)
    Ghana Recognised first degree or HND in a related subject area
    Greece Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Hong Kong Recognised first degree (honours/ordinary), HND, Honours Diploma, Associate Degree, Professional Diploma in a related subject area
    India 3 Year Bachelor's Degree (Hons): 40% overall.
    3 Year Bachelor's Degree (Regular Pass): 45% overall.
    4 Year Bachelor's Degree (Any): 40% overall.
    3 Year Diploma: 50% overall.
    (NOTE: Diploma only accepted if taken after Year 11 or 12 of school)
    Indonesia Recognised first degree or a D3/D4 Diploma
    Iran Successful completion of License/Karashansi degree with grade 10/pass
    Iraq Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Jamaica Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Japan Recognised first degree (50%), Associate Degree or 3-year JCD in a related subject area (60% but need to check level of school) (For April Entry 3.5 years of transcripts acceptable, for September 4 years required)
    Jordan 4 Year Bachelor's degree: GPA 2.0/4.0 scale or 2.5/5.0 scale
    Kazakhstan Recognised first degree, Bakalavr, Specialist Diploma or Kazakh Diploma (4/5 years)
    Kenya Recognised first degree, University Diploma or HND in a related subject area
    Korea Recognised first degree - 60%, grade D, GPA 1.0
    Kuwait 4 Year Bachelor's degree: GPA 2.0/4.0 scale or 2.5/5.0 scale
    Laos Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Lebanon Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Libya Bachelor's Degree: 50%
    Higher Diploma in a related subject: pass
    Macau Recognised first degree (honours/ordinary) GPA 2.0 or HND, Honours Diploma, Associate Degree, Professional Diploma in a related subject Area
    Malawi Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Malaysia Recognised first degree, Advanced Diploma, Polytechnic Certificate or College Diploma
    Mauritius Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Mexico Recognised Bachelor Degree in related field at 70% or above
    Moldova Recognised first degree, Bakalavra, Junior Specialist Diploma or Ukrainian Diploma (4/5 years – grades 3/4/5)
    Morocco Recognised first degree (Licence / Licence d'Études Fondamentales / Licence Professionnelle / Diplôme du Cycle Normal / Diplôme de Doctorat en Pharmacie / Diplôme d'Écoles Nationales de Commerce et de Gestion), lengths of study vary with programme, 10/20
    Mongolia Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Myanmar 4 Year Bachelor Degree pass grade
    Namibia Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Nepal 3 or more Years Bachelor's Degree: 40% overall
    3 Year Bachelor's Degree (B.Com or Equivalent): 55% overall
    New Zealand Bachelor's degree with C- overall, 1 out of 9 GPA scale or 50%
    Nigeria Recognised first degree or HND in a related subject area (HND of 2/3 years at university or 2 year plus 1 year placement)
    Oman 4 Year Bachelor's degree: GPA 2.0/4.0 scale or 2.5/5.0 scale
    Pakistan 2 Year Bachelor's Degree (Regular Pass) with min 1 year work experience: 55%
    3 Year Bachelor's Degree (Hons): 45% overall
    3 Year Bachelor's Degree (Regular Pass): 45-59% overall
    4 Year Bachelor's Degree (Any): 45% overall
    3 Year Diploma: 55% overall (NOTE: Diploma only accepted if taken after Year 11 or 12 of school)
    Palestine Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Philippines Grade of “Satisfactory” or above in recognised first degree from one of the Top 5 Universities (list found in general rules tab)
    Qatar Recognised first degree GPA 2.0/4.0 scale or 2.5/5.0 scale
    Russia (+ Chechnya) Recognised first degree, Bakalavr, Specialist Diploma or Kazakh Diploma (4/5 years)
    Rwanda Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Saudi Arabia Recognised first degree GPA 2.0/4.0 scale or 2.5/5.0 scale
    Singapore Recognised first degree or Advanced Diploma in a related subject GPA 2.0 (see separate Tab for Institution List) or Diploma from Government Polytechnics in a related subject GPA 2.0 (see separate Tab for Institution List
    South Africa Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Sri Lanka 3 or more Years Bachelor's Degree: 40% overall
    3 Year Diploma: 55% overall
    Syria Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Taiwan Recognised first degree or recognised higher/advanced diploma in a related subject area. 5 year Junior College Diploma holders (no work experience required)
    Tanzania Recognised first degree, Advanced Diploma or HND in a related subject area
    Thailand Bachelor degree with 2.0 on the 4.0 scale
    Tunisia Recognised first degrees (Bachelors degree (Licence), 3 years of study / Diplome Nationale d' (Architecture / Ingenieur) / Docteur en (Medecine / Veterinaire) / Maitrise), 10/20
    Turkey Recognised first degree (Lisans Diplomasi or Muhendis Diplomasi) GPA of 2.0 from all schools. Or Associate Degree (On- Lisans Diploması) GPA of 3.0.
    UAE Recognised first degree GPA 2.0/4.0 scale or 2.5/5.0 scale
    Uganda Recognised first degree or HND in a related subject area
    Ukraine Recognised first degree, Bakalavr, Junior Specialist Diploma or Ukrainian Diploma (4/5 years – grades 3/4/5)
    USA Successful completion of Bachelor degree or Diploma (3 years)
    Uzbekistan Recognised first degree, Bakalavr, Specialist Diploma or Uzbek Diploma (4/5 years)
    Venezuela Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Vietnam Recognised first degree with GPA 6.0 or higher, Associate Degree or Higher Diploma in a related subject area (3 years) with high grades (6.5+). Borderline cases to be referred to RO for check of school/institution
    Zambia Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager

Accelerated Pre-Masters Programmes with Integrated Internship entry requirements

English requirements

Academic IELTS or equivalent tests achieving 5.5 overall (in all components)
SELT equivalents accepted

Subject requirements

Recognised undergraduate degree

  • Country specific entry requirements
    Your country Academic qualification(s) you need
    Algeria Recognised first degree: (Licence, Diplome de (Subject area) - professional fields only, Diplome d'Etudes Superieurs, Diplome d'Ingenieur, Diplome d'Architect d'Etat) all 10/20 or Master a cursus de Licence Integree 10/20
    Angola Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Australia Successful completion of Bachelor degree
    Azerbaijan Recognised first degree (4/5 years) or a specialist Diploma in a related subject area
    Bahrain Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Bangladesh 3 Year Bachelor's Degree (Hons): 45% overall
    3 Year Bachelor's Degree (Regular Pass): 50% overall
    4 Year Bachelor's Dgree (Any): 45% overall
    3 Year Diploma: 55% overall (NOTE: Diploma only accepted if taken after Year 11 or 12 of school) Fazil degree not accepted.
    Belarus Recognised first degree, Bakalavr, Specialist Diploma or Russian Diploma (4/5 years – grades 3/4/5)
    Bhutan Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Botswana Recognised first degree
    Brazil Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Brunei Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Bulgaria Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Cambodia Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Cameroon Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Canada Successful completion of Bachelor degree
    China Full time studies Bachelor's degree (Max 1 year internship accepted): 60%+ overall
    Full time studies Undergraduate Graduation Certificate/Full time studies Junior College Diploma (Max 1 year internship accepted) : A/B grades or 70% overall
    Adult Education/Self-taught Education/Top-up with Bachelor's degree recognized by MoE of China: 60% overall
    Adult Education/Self-taught Education with Junior College Diploma recognized by MoE of China: 70% overall
    Higher National Diploma : 60 % overall achieved

    If uncertain for degree/diploma recognized by MoE or equivalency of HE qualifications to verify https://www.chsi.com.cn

    (Accepting Higher Education qualifications of 5 years, 2/2.5 years if recognized by MoE as a HE qualification equivalent. Accepting Bachelor's degree/ Junior College Diploma if recognized by MoE of China for Vocational education (including vocational higher education diploma (but not secondary technical school)/Distance learning/Correspondence learning/ China Central Broadcasting University or China central TV University/Open University-中央广播电视大学/开放大学)
    Colombia Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Cyprus Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Egypt 4 Year Bachelor's degree: 50% or GPA 2.0/4.0 scale or 2.5/5.0 scale
    Ethiopia Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    France Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Gambia Recognised first degree or HND in a related subject area
    Georgia Recognised first degree, Bakalvr, Specialist Diploma GPA 2.0 (satisfactory)
    Ghana Recognised first degree or HND in a related subject area
    Greece Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Hong Kong Recognised first degree (honours/ordinary), HND, Honours Diploma, Associate Degree, Professional Diploma in a related subject area
    India 3 Year Bachelor's Degree (Hons): 40% overall.
    3 Year Bachelor's Degree (Regular Pass): 45% overall.
    4 Year Bachelor's Degree (Any): 40% overall.
    3 Year Diploma: 50% overall.
    (NOTE: Diploma only accepted if taken after Year 11 or 12 of school)
    Indonesia Recognised first degree or a D3/D4 Diploma
    Iran Successful completion of License/Karashansi degree with grade 10/pass
    Iraq Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Jamaica Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Japan Recognised first degree (50%), Associate Degree or 3-year JCD in a related subject area (60% but need to check level of school) (For April Entry 3.5 years of transcripts acceptable, for September 4 years required)
    Jordan 4 Year Bachelor's degree: GPA 2.0/4.0 scale or 2.5/5.0 scale
    Kazakhstan Recognised first degree, Bakalavr, Specialist Diploma or Kazakh Diploma (4/5 years)
    Kenya Recognised first degree, University Diploma or HND in a related subject area
    Korea Recognised first degree - 60%, grade D, GPA 1.0
    Kuwait 4 Year Bachelor's degree: GPA 2.0/4.0 scale or 2.5/5.0 scale
    Laos Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Lebanon Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Libya Bachelor's Degree: 50%
    Higher Diploma in a related subject: pass
    Macau Recognised first degree (honours/ordinary) GPA 2.0 or HND, Honours Diploma, Associate Degree, Professional Diploma in a related subject Area
    Malawi Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Malaysia Recognised first degree, Advanced Diploma, Polytechnic Certificate or College Diploma
    Mauritius Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Mexico Recognised Bachelor Degree in related field at 70% or above
    Moldova Recognised first degree, Bakalavra, Junior Specialist Diploma or Ukrainian Diploma (4/5 years – grades 3/4/5)
    Morocco Recognised first degree (Licence / Licence d'Études Fondamentales / Licence Professionnelle / Diplôme du Cycle Normal / Diplôme de Doctorat en Pharmacie / Diplôme d'Écoles Nationales de Commerce et de Gestion), lengths of study vary with programme, 10/20
    Mongolia Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Myanmar 4 Year Bachelor Degree pass grade
    Namibia Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Nepal 3 or more Years Bachelor's Degree: 40% overall
    3 Year Bachelor's Degree (B.Com or Equivalent): 55% overall
    New Zealand Bachelor's degree with C- overall, 1 out of 9 GPA scale or 50%
    Nigeria Recognised first degree or HND in a related subject area (HND of 2/3 years at university or 2 year plus 1 year placement)
    Oman 4 Year Bachelor's degree: GPA 2.0/4.0 scale or 2.5/5.0 scale
    Pakistan 2 Year Bachelor's Degree (Regular Pass) with min 1 year work experience: 55%
    3 Year Bachelor's Degree (Hons): 45% overall
    3 Year Bachelor's Degree (Regular Pass): 45-59% overall
    4 Year Bachelor's Degree (Any): 45% overall
    3 Year Diploma: 55% overall (NOTE: Diploma only accepted if taken after Year 11 or 12 of school)
    Palestine Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Philippines Grade of “Satisfactory” or above in recognised first degree from one of the Top 5 Universities (list found in general rules tab)
    Qatar Recognised first degree GPA 2.0/4.0 scale or 2.5/5.0 scale
    Russia (+ Chechnya) Recognised first degree, Bakalavr, Specialist Diploma or Kazakh Diploma (4/5 years)
    Rwanda Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Saudi Arabia Recognised first degree GPA 2.0/4.0 scale or 2.5/5.0 scale
    Singapore Recognised first degree or Advanced Diploma in a related subject GPA 2.0 (see separate Tab for Institution List) or Diploma from Government Polytechnics in a related subject GPA 2.0 (see separate Tab for Institution List
    South Africa Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Sri Lanka 3 or more Years Bachelor's Degree: 40% overall
    3 Year Diploma: 55% overall
    Syria Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Taiwan Recognised first degree or recognised higher/advanced diploma in a related subject area. 5 year Junior College Diploma holders (no work experience required)
    Tanzania Recognised first degree, Advanced Diploma or HND in a related subject area
    Thailand Bachelor degree with 2.0 on the 4.0 scale
    Tunisia Recognised first degrees (Bachelors degree (Licence), 3 years of study / Diplome Nationale d' (Architecture / Ingenieur) / Docteur en (Medecine / Veterinaire) / Maitrise), 10/20
    Turkey Recognised first degree (Lisans Diplomasi or Muhendis Diplomasi) GPA of 2.0 from all schools. Or Associate Degree (On- Lisans Diploması) GPA of 3.0.
    UAE Recognised first degree GPA 2.0/4.0 scale or 2.5/5.0 scale
    Uganda Recognised first degree or HND in a related subject area
    Ukraine Recognised first degree, Bakalavr, Junior Specialist Diploma or Ukrainian Diploma (4/5 years – grades 3/4/5)
    USA Successful completion of Bachelor degree or Diploma (3 years)
    Uzbekistan Recognised first degree, Bakalavr, Specialist Diploma or Uzbek Diploma (4/5 years)
    Venezuela Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Vietnam Recognised first degree with GPA 6.0 or higher, Associate Degree or Higher Diploma in a related subject area (3 years) with high grades (6.5+). Borderline cases to be referred to RO for check of school/institution
    Zambia Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager

Online pathway programme entry requirements

Online Accelerated Pre-Masters Programmes entry requirements

English requirements

Academic IELTS for UKVI 5.5 (with minimum 5.0 in all skills) or equivalent

Subject requirements

Students can complete the programme in their home country alongside their diploma or degree in their final year

  • Country specific entry requirements

    TBC

Online Accelerated Pre-Masters Programmes with Integrated Internship entry requirements

English requirements

Academic IELTS for UKVI 5.5 (with minimum 5.0 in all skills) or equivalent

Subject requirements

Students can complete the programme in their home country alongside their diploma or degree in their final year

  • Country specific entry requirements
    Your country Academic qualification(s) you need
    Algeria Recognised first degree: (Licence, Diplome de (Subject area) - professional fields only, Diplome d'Etudes Superieurs, Diplome d'Ingenieur, Diplome d'Architect d'Etat) all 10/20 or Master a cursus de Licence Integree 10/20
    Angola Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Australia Successful completion of Bachelor degree
    Azerbaijan Recognised first degree (4/5 years) or a specialist Diploma in a related subject area
    Bahrain Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Bangladesh 3 Year Bachelor's Degree (Hons): 45% overall
    3 Year Bachelor's Degree (Regular Pass): 50% overall
    4 Year Bachelor's Dgree (Any): 45% overall
    3 Year Diploma: 55% overall (NOTE: Diploma only accepted if taken after Year 11 or 12 of school) Fazil degree not accepted.
    Belarus Recognised first degree, Bakalavr, Specialist Diploma or Russian Diploma (4/5 years – grades 3/4/5)
    Bhutan Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Botswana Recognised first degree
    Brazil Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Brunei Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Bulgaria Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Cambodia Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Cameroon Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Canada Successful completion of Bachelor degree
    China Full time studies Bachelor's degree (Max 1 year internship accepted): 60%+ overall
    Full time studies Undergraduate Graduation Certificate/Full time studies Junior College Diploma (Max 1 year internship accepted) : A/B grades or 70% overall
    Adult Education/Self-taught Education/Top-up with Bachelor's degree recognized by MoE of China: 60% overall
    Adult Education/Self-taught Education with Junior College Diploma recognized by MoE of China: 70% overall
    Higher National Diploma : 60 % overall achieved

    If uncertain for degree/diploma recognized by MoE or equivalency of HE qualifications to verify https://www.chsi.com.cn

    (Accepting Higher Education qualifications of 5 years, 2/2.5 years if recognized by MoE as a HE qualification equivalent. Accepting Bachelor's degree/ Junior College Diploma if recognized by MoE of China for Vocational education (including vocational higher education diploma (but not secondary technical school)/Distance learning/Correspondence learning/ China Central Broadcasting University or China central TV University/Open University-中央广播电视大学/开放大学)
    Colombia Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Cyprus Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Egypt 4 Year Bachelor's degree: 50% or GPA 2.0/4.0 scale or 2.5/5.0 scale
    Ethiopia Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    France Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Gambia Recognised first degree or HND in a related subject area
    Georgia Recognised first degree, Bakalvr, Specialist Diploma GPA 2.0 (satisfactory)
    Ghana Recognised first degree or HND in a related subject area
    Greece Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Hong Kong Recognised first degree (honours/ordinary), HND, Honours Diploma, Associate Degree, Professional Diploma in a related subject area
    India 3 Year Bachelor's Degree (Hons): 40% overall.
    3 Year Bachelor's Degree (Regular Pass): 45% overall.
    4 Year Bachelor's Degree (Any): 40% overall.
    3 Year Diploma: 50% overall.
    (NOTE: Diploma only accepted if taken after Year 11 or 12 of school)
    Indonesia Recognised first degree or a D3/D4 Diploma
    Iran Successful completion of License/Karashansi degree with grade 10/pass
    Iraq Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Jamaica Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Japan Recognised first degree (50%), Associate Degree or 3-year JCD in a related subject area (60% but need to check level of school) (For April Entry 3.5 years of transcripts acceptable, for September 4 years required)
    Jordan 4 Year Bachelor's degree: GPA 2.0/4.0 scale or 2.5/5.0 scale
    Kazakhstan Recognised first degree, Bakalavr, Specialist Diploma or Kazakh Diploma (4/5 years)
    Kenya Recognised first degree, University Diploma or HND in a related subject area
    Korea Recognised first degree - 60%, grade D, GPA 1.0
    Kuwait 4 Year Bachelor's degree: GPA 2.0/4.0 scale or 2.5/5.0 scale
    Laos Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Lebanon Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Libya Bachelor's Degree: 50%
    Higher Diploma in a related subject: pass
    Macau Recognised first degree (honours/ordinary) GPA 2.0 or HND, Honours Diploma, Associate Degree, Professional Diploma in a related subject Area
    Malawi Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Malaysia Recognised first degree, Advanced Diploma, Polytechnic Certificate or College Diploma
    Mauritius Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Mexico Recognised Bachelor Degree in related field at 70% or above
    Moldova Recognised first degree, Bakalavra, Junior Specialist Diploma or Ukrainian Diploma (4/5 years – grades 3/4/5)
    Morocco Recognised first degree (Licence / Licence d'Études Fondamentales / Licence Professionnelle / Diplôme du Cycle Normal / Diplôme de Doctorat en Pharmacie / Diplôme d'Écoles Nationales de Commerce et de Gestion), lengths of study vary with programme, 10/20
    Mongolia Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Myanmar 4 Year Bachelor Degree pass grade
    Namibia Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Nepal 3 or more Years Bachelor's Degree: 40% overall
    3 Year Bachelor's Degree (B.Com or Equivalent): 55% overall
    New Zealand Bachelor's degree with C- overall, 1 out of 9 GPA scale or 50%
    Nigeria Recognised first degree or HND in a related subject area (HND of 2/3 years at university or 2 year plus 1 year placement)
    Oman 4 Year Bachelor's degree: GPA 2.0/4.0 scale or 2.5/5.0 scale
    Pakistan 2 Year Bachelor's Degree (Regular Pass) with min 1 year work experience: 55%
    3 Year Bachelor's Degree (Hons): 45% overall
    3 Year Bachelor's Degree (Regular Pass): 45-59% overall
    4 Year Bachelor's Degree (Any): 45% overall
    3 Year Diploma: 55% overall (NOTE: Diploma only accepted if taken after Year 11 or 12 of school)
    Palestine Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Philippines Grade of “Satisfactory” or above in recognised first degree from one of the Top 5 Universities (list found in general rules tab)
    Qatar Recognised first degree GPA 2.0/4.0 scale or 2.5/5.0 scale
    Russia (+ Chechnya) Recognised first degree, Bakalavr, Specialist Diploma or Kazakh Diploma (4/5 years)
    Rwanda Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Saudi Arabia Recognised first degree GPA 2.0/4.0 scale or 2.5/5.0 scale
    Singapore Recognised first degree or Advanced Diploma in a related subject GPA 2.0 (see separate Tab for Institution List) or Diploma from Government Polytechnics in a related subject GPA 2.0 (see separate Tab for Institution List
    South Africa Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Sri Lanka 3 or more Years Bachelor's Degree: 40% overall
    3 Year Diploma: 55% overall
    Syria Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Taiwan Recognised first degree or recognised higher/advanced diploma in a related subject area. 5 year Junior College Diploma holders (no work experience required)
    Tanzania Recognised first degree, Advanced Diploma or HND in a related subject area
    Thailand Bachelor degree with 2.0 on the 4.0 scale
    Tunisia Recognised first degrees (Bachelors degree (Licence), 3 years of study / Diplome Nationale d' (Architecture / Ingenieur) / Docteur en (Medecine / Veterinaire) / Maitrise), 10/20
    Turkey Recognised first degree (Lisans Diplomasi or Muhendis Diplomasi) GPA of 2.0 from all schools. Or Associate Degree (On- Lisans Diploması) GPA of 3.0.
    UAE Recognised first degree GPA 2.0/4.0 scale or 2.5/5.0 scale
    Uganda Recognised first degree or HND in a related subject area
    Ukraine Recognised first degree, Bakalavr, Junior Specialist Diploma or Ukrainian Diploma (4/5 years – grades 3/4/5)
    USA Successful completion of Bachelor degree or Diploma (3 years)
    Uzbekistan Recognised first degree, Bakalavr, Specialist Diploma or Uzbek Diploma (4/5 years)
    Venezuela Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager
    Vietnam Recognised first degree with GPA 6.0 or higher, Associate Degree or Higher Diploma in a related subject area (3 years) with high grades (6.5+). Borderline cases to be referred to RO for check of school/institution
    Zambia Not Specified - refer to admissions or Academic Manager

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