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


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

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.

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