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Entry Requirements

General entry requirements for each level are provided below. Some programmes do also have additional course-specific requirements which can be found on the individual course pages. Please ensure you are able to fulfil the programme requirements and meet the academic standards expected before submitting an application. 

Foundation Year

  • Completion of certificate of Al-Thanawaya Al-Aama with an overall grade of 60% or above and a minimum of pass in each subject taken.

Undergraduate Study

  • Completion of certificate of Al-Thanawaya Al-Aama with an overall grade 60% or above and a minimum of pass in each subject taken PLUS an accepted UK International Foundation Programme with overall grades of 55% or above.
  • Successful completion of a 2-year Diploma from an intermediate/Higher Institute with an overall average of 65% or higher, as well as the completion of certificate of Al-Thanawaya Al-Aama with an overall grade 60% or above and a minimum of pass in each subject taken or Technical Secondary School Certificate.
  • Bachelor’s Degree from a Higher Institute with 75% or above may be considered for Level 6 entry.

Postgraduate Study

  • Bachelor’s Degree from a recognised University with a minimum score of 65% or CPGA 2.6/4.

English language entry requirements

Applicants whose first language is not English must demonstrate that they have an appropriate level of English language to be eligible to study one of our foundation, undergraduate or postgraduate courses. The level of English required depends on the course applied for.

Local Representatives

Further Information

Country Manager

Jamie Ruddock
j.ruddock@chester.ac.uk