Mauritius

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

Entry requirements

Undergraduate

We require applicants to have completed the Cambridge General Certificate of Education Ordinary Level with a minimum of C in English and maths. In addition, applicants are required to have completed the Cambridge Higher School Certificate (Cambridge A level) with the following criteria.

Applicants who do not meet our minimum entry requirement will be advised to complete a foundation year programme. Our partner college on campus, University of Plymouth International College (UPIC), offers a wide variety of foundation courses.

A level UCAS tariff Cambridge A level
AAA 144 AAA
AAB 136 AAB
ABB 128 ABB
BBB 120 BBB
BBC 112 BBC
BCC 104 BCC
CCC 96 CCC

Postgraduate

We require applicants to have completed a bachelor degree from a recognised institution with the following entry criteria:

Mauritius degree classification - percentage  Mauritius degree classification   UK degree classification 
70% - 100%  Class I  1st 
60% - 69%  Class II, Division I  2:1
50% - 59%  Class II, Division II  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.

Find out what our students think

Our student profiles offer the chance to hear from international students who have already experienced living and studying in Plymouth.

Visit our international student profiles


Our student blogs are another good way to get an insight into studying here as an international student. Our international student bloggers regularly post about their experiences of living and studying in Britain's Ocean City.

Visit our student blogs