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Specific entry requirements may differ for each programme, but the information detailed below provides general requirements and some guidance. More information on specific courses can be found in the course catalogue. Each application is assessed on its own merit.

English Language requirements for individual courses may vary but the minimum requirements can be found online.

International Foundation Programme

Students whose qualifications do not meet our general entrance or course requirements may need to take an International Foundation Programme to qualify for entry to an undergraduate degree programme.

Undergraduate programmes

Acceptable qualifications:

  • Higher Secondary School Certificates.
  • 65% or higher in all subjects within Indian School Certificate (ISC)/ Intermediate Certificate/ Higher School Certificate/ Higher Secondary Certificate/ All India Senior School Certificate/ Pre-University course – awarded on completion of Standard XII (may be eligible for undergraduate study if awarded by the Metro Boards).
  • Successful completion of Edge Hill IFP (the University also accepts students from a number of foundation courses offered elsewhere).
  • Applicants with College Diplomas may qualify for entry to the second year of our undergraduate degrees. Each application will be considered individually to assess the areas of study covered and the grades obtained.

Students who wish to transfer to the second year of an undergraduate degree at Edge Hill University should provide:

  • one copy of High School Certificate
  • one copy of College or University transcript covering Semester 1 and 2.

International Baccalaureate (IB)

We are happy to accept students who have completed the IB qualification. We will use UCAS Tariff scores to assess a student’s suitability. Subject specific requirements at Higher Level (HL) Grade 5 may apply. For clarity of entry requirements for the course you’re interested in, please contact the International Office.

Postgraduate programmes

All applicants are required to have completed a Bachelors (BA) degree with a minimum result of 55% and above:

  • Bachelor degree in professional subjects (awarded from a central university, recognised state university or a centre of advanced studies).
  • Bachelor of Arts or Science (Honours) awarded from a central university or a recognised state university.
  • Bachelor of Education (four year integrated programme).
  • Bachelor of Engineering/ of Technology (awarded from an institute of national importance, centre of advanced study, or an Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) or the Indian Institute of Science).
  • Bachelor of Laws (LLB) from a law college approved by the India Bar Council.
  • Bachelor of Science (Engineering)/ Engineering/ Technology when awarded from a central university, a recognised state university, or a regional Engineering college.
  • Indian Institute of Engineers examinations A and B.

Equivalent to 2:2 (Second Class Lower Second) = 55% and above.

Equivalent to 2:1 (Second Class Upper Second) = 60% and above.

English Language requirements

Students that have completed Standard XII and score 70% or more in the Standard XII English exam could be considered to have met our standard English Language entry requirements. The Standard XII should be no more than five years old at the start of the Edge Hill University programme of study that is being applied for.

Representatives in India

When we’re in India

SI-UK Education Fair Hyderabad – 8 November 2022

Fateh Education Fair Mumbai – Thursday 24 November 2022

Laura will also be visiting the following cities:

New Delhi12 – 14 October 2022
Kochi 1 – 4 November 2022
Hyderabad 7 – 11 November 2022
Mumbai 22 – 26 November 2022
Laura’s India visit schedule

Contact Laura

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Contact Laura Collier, your Regional Manager for any specific country enquiries, programme information or details of tuition fees and scholarships.

Contact the international office