International students - how to apply

Congratulations on taking the first step towards becoming a University of Plymouth student. With students from over 100 different countries studying with us, you'll be among friends from the start. 

Graduation international students

Postgraduate application

Are you an international student ready to apply for your place on a taught or research postgraduate programme at Plymouth?

Deadline Dates for International Applicants

Sem 1 Sem 2
Application Deadline (Excluding those courses applied for via UCAS) 17/06/2023 20/10/2023
Deposit Deadline 07/08/2023 03/12/2023
Final CAS issuing date 21/08/2023 24/12/2023
Final Enrolment date 02/10/2023 12/02/2024

Apply through the Common Application 

The Common Application is a not-for-profit membership organization that, since its founding over 35 years ago, has been committed to providing reliable services that promote equity, access, and integrity in the college application process.
Both prospective undergraduate and postgraduate students can apply for our courses through Common App. 
BEd (Hons) Primary international opportunities
Funding for international students

University of Plymouth International College (UPIC)

If you require a foundation or pathway course before being able to meet the University of Plymouth's entry requirements, you can apply to study these via UPIC.
UPIC offers you a number of prestigious pathways with both undergraduate and postgraduate degrees available to international students. We're located on the main University of Plymouth campus and you can join us in January, May or September. 
UPIC students/International students/

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