If you're thinking about coming to study at the University of Plymouth from Japan, this page has all the information you need.
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.
We require applicants to have completed the 高等学校卒業証書 (Upper Secondary School Leaving Certificate) also known as the Kotogakko Sotsugyo Shomeisho and a foundation year programme or equivalent.
Our partner college on campus, University of Plymouth International College (UPIC), offers a wide variety of foundation courses.
We require applicants to have completed either the 学士 bachelor degree known as Gakushi or the 高度専門士 Advanced Diploma from a recognised institution with the following criteria:
|Japanese degree classification - percentage||Japanese degree classification - grade||Japanese degree classification - description||UK degree equivalent|
|90% - 100%||S or A||Shū 秀 Outstanding||1st|
|75% - 89%||A or B||Yū 優 Excellent||2:1|
|65% - 74%||B or C||Ryō 良 Good||2:2|
For more help and advice, get in touch with our agents in Japan – they'll be happy to help.
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For further information and guidance on applying to study with us, visit our 'International students – how to apply' page.
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