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Vietnam / Entry requirements

General requirements for undergraduate courses

Generally, students studying the national High School curriculum are required to complete Grade 12 and achieve an average of between 7.0/10 and 8.0/10. Our requirements are set according to each foundation programme and as such please do check the requirements for your chosen subject progression area.

Please also note that some of our foundation programmes also require subject specific grades for entry. For more information, please see our information on our international foundation courses.

General requirements for postgraduate/research courses

Students who have completed an undergraduate degree in Vietnam and have obtained a good result can be considered for entry onto postgraduate programmes.

English language requirements

All applicants to the University (from the UK and overseas) are required to show evidence of English language proficiency.

UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) requires that every student from outside the UK and the EU must show evidence of a minimum level of English language in order to be granted a UK visa (Tier 4 visa) to study at undergraduate or postgraduate level. This level is often referred to as the ‘B2 level’.

Additionally, our individual Schools may ask for specific English language proficiency levels that are necessary for their academic programmes. In most cases these requirements are likely to be higher than the B2 level. Further information about our English language policy, including a list of some of the English language qualifications we accept, can be found here.

Some Schools ask that the appropriate score has been met before you apply for a course, while others give conditional offers subject to applicants achieving our general entry requirement level of English language proficiency before starting the course.

Under certain circumstances, the University may consider IGCSE/O-level English, or International Baccalaureate Language (English) or Language and Literature (English) at high grades as a recognised English language qualification.

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.