We've tried to provide all the information you will need if you are thinking about coming to study at the University of Plymouth from Egypt. 

If you need to know anything else, you can contact our team using the details below.


Students who have completed IIX Certificate, Thanaweya A’ama/Azhar General Secondary School Certificate are required to take a foundation year (one-year duration). Our partner college on campus, University of Plymouth International College (UPIC), offers a wide variety of foundation courses. 

Students who have completed a two-year diploma from an intermediate or higher institute may be eligible to enter Year 1.


We require applicants to have completed a four year bachelor degree from a recognised institution with the following classification:

Egyptian Arts degree classification  Egyptian Sciences degree classification  American University in Cairo CGPA out of 4.0  UK degree equivalent 
90% - 100% 85% - 100% 3.7 - 4.0 (90% - 100%) 1st
80% - 89% 75% - 84% 3.0 - 3.6 (84% - 89%) 2:1
65% - 79% 65% - 74% 2.7 - 2.9 (80% - 83%) 2:2

English language 

A recognised English language qualification (e.g. IELTS) would be required or successful completion of one of University of Plymouth's pre-sessional English Language courses.  

Agents in Egypt

For more help and advice, get in touch with our agents in Egypt — they'll be happy to help!

Atava Limited

Global Study UK - Cairo
Flat 31, 3rd Floor Building 5, Al Baron City, Al Khatamiya, Cairo
Telephone: +20 1111 1783 663

Global Study UK - Alexandria
Suite 211, 2nd Floor, Building 3, El-Wataneya Complex Buildings, Extend of 14th of May Bridge, Smouha, Alexandria
Telephone: +20 1220 044 539

Education Recruitment Services (EDRES)
Office #101, Tower # 6, Bavaria Town – Maadi ring road
Next to Bavarian Auto (BMW) & Ernst and Young, Cairo, Egypt
Telephone: (+202) 22 749 8138,(+202) 22 749 8139,

IDP Education Ltd
31 Omar Bekir Street, Off Othman Ibn Affan, Heliopolis, Cairo, Nozha 11364
Telephone: +20 227 744 204/+20 227 744 206

Intelligent Partners
Building 4, Floor 4, Regus Offices, Arkan Plaza,
El Sheikh Zayed, Plot 31,
in front of Zayed 2000 Compound Giza, 11728.
Telephone: +2-0106 1455551

TCL Global - Head Office

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