If you're thinking about coming to study at the University of Plymouth from Egypt, this page has all the information you need.

If you have any other questions, you can contact our team at, or by phoning +44 1752 588049.

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International scholarships

To reward outstanding achievement the University of Plymouth offers scholarship schemes to help towards funding your studies. You could get up to 50% off your tuition fees in your first year.

Find out more about the scholarships available

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Entry requirements


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 requirements

A recognised English language qualification (e.g. IELTS) would be required, or successful completion of one of the University'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

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

Global Study UK
1st Floor, Florida Tower, Masaken Sheraton, Heliopolis, Cairo
Telephone: +20 22269 9753

Offices: Cairo, Sheik Zayed City, New Cairo, Alexandria

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

Reach Study Abroad (Egypt)
Egypt, Cairo Downtown, Nile city Towers, North Tower, 22nd floor, Unit 2218
Telephone: +20 1 000273590

TCL Global

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Find out what our students think

Yassin Rostom

“It is very interesting to meet different people with different backgrounds, as this adds to your experience.

If you are looking for a prestigious University and an exotic city, then Plymouth is your best choice.”

Find out more about Yassin's story

<p>Yassin Rostom is a current student of&nbsp;BSc (Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering – stage 2 direct entry</p>
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