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Entry requirements for China

Language requirements

All students from outside the United Kingdom need to meet our English language requirements. These depend on whether you are applying for pre-degree, undergraduate or postgraduate level.

Applicants from one of the recognised Majority English Speaking Countries (MESCs) do not need to meet these requirements.

If you don't achieve the required score, you may be eligible to join our pre-sessional English language course.

Academic requirements

Level of entryQualification requirement – general guidance
Foundation course High School Diploma
Undergraduate Completion of one year of an undergraduate programme in China

Recognised foundation course in China or the UK

A-levels or International Baccalaureate
Pre-masters Recognised first degree (A - C / 60% +) programmes or Graduate Diploma (Da Zhuan)
Postgraduate taught masters A good undergraduate degree
Postgraduate research Postgraduate masters degree or a good undergraduate degree in a relevant subject
  • Additionally, a portfolio of artwork is required for art and design courses, including the Foundation Diploma, undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes.
  • Applications are considered on an individual basis and other qualifications/work experience may be taken into consideration.

You can also view our undergraduate and postgraduate courses.

Contact us

International enquiries
Tel: +44(0)20 8417 3411