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United Arab Emirates

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.

Applicants who have successfully completed the Tawjihiyah will need to take an International Foundation Year before progressing onto an undergraduate degree.

Undergraduate programmes

Applicants should have completed either:

  • the Higher College of Technology Diploma with foundation year
  • first year at an Emirati university

Applicants should have a Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.8 out of 4.

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

Applicants should hold a four year Bachelor (BA) degree from Government/ Recognised Private University with a GPA of 2.5 minimum.

Contact international office