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Entry requirements

General requirements for undergraduate courses

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Students who have an overall average of 85% or above in the Tawjihiya (including 85% in specific relevant subjects) will normally be considered for admission to the foundation course for science and engineering programmes.

Applicants must also demonstrate proficiency in English language.

General requirements for postgraduate/research courses

Students who have completed a four year undergraduate degree (at a minimum GPA of 3.0) can be considered for entry onto postgraduate courses. Applicants must also demonstrate proficiency in English Language.

English language requirements

English Language requirements vary by course and department but are usually the equivalent of IELTS 6.0 - 7.5.

For entry onto foundation courses in Science and Engineering, the Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences require a minimum English Language level of IELTS 5.5 or equivalent.

Some departments ask that the appropriate score has been met before you apply for a course whilst other departments give conditional offers subject to applicants achieving our general entry requirement level of English Language proficiency before starting the course.

Other entry requirements

Please note that this is generic information only. Faculties and Schools have different entry requirements and some qualifications may not be acceptable for certain courses, so it is important to check with the School directly before you apply.

Some courses have additional entry requirements such as previous work experience, submission of written work with the application or previous study of a particular subject.