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


We require applicants who have taken the Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC)/Intermediate Certificate to successfully complete an international foundation year or equivalent. Our partner college on campus, University of Plymouth International College (UPIC), offers a wide variety of foundation courses. 

You can apply to study a bachelor's degree from year one if you have a Bachelors degree from a recognised Bangladeshi institution, with at least two years of study.


We require applicants to have completed a bachelor's degree or a master’s degree from the University of Engineering or Technology (BUET) or a bachelor's degree from a 'good' private university when awarded after four or five years. 

BUET bachelor degree GPA Alternative name English equivalent
3.75 First class/division 2:1
3.0 Second class/division 2:2
2.5 Third class/division 3rd

Bangladeshi master or 4-5 years 

bachelor degree classification

Alternative name English equivalent
65% First class/division 2:1
50% Second class/division 2:2
40% Third class/division 3rd

English language requirements

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

Agents in Bangladesh

For more help and advice, get in touch with our agents in Bangladesh – they'll be happy to help.

AECC Global
Crystal Palace, 3rd Floor, House # SE (D) 22, Road #, 140, Gulshan South Avenue, Gulshan-1, Dhaka, Dhaka District, 1212, Bangladesh

GMC Studies
House # 158 (4th floor of Singer Mega Building), Lake Circus, Kalabagan, Dhaka, 1205, Bangladesh

Branches: Dhaka, Chittagong, Sylhet, Magura

IDP Education
Hamid Tower 4th Floor, Level 5, Gulshan Circle 2 Dhaka - 1212 Bangladesh
Telephone: +88 01968 782782 | +88 09666 782782

Branches: Chattogram, Dhaka Dhanmondi

House no. 67 (2nd floor), Road no. 17,  Banani,  Dhaka 1213
Telephone: +880 96780 96780

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.

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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.

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