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International tuition fees

Fees for undergraduate courses and postgraduate taught programmes can be found in the 'fees, costs and funding' section of the relevant course webpage. 
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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.

Entry requirements


We require applicants to have completed three Sri Lankan General Certificate of Education (Advanced Level) qualifications, obtained at the conclusion of the pre-University course. Applicants who have completed other qualifications are required to have completed a Foundation Year programme with our University of Plymouth International College (UPIC) or an equivalent course.


We require applicants to hold either a professional degree or a bachelor special degree when awarded after four years of study with the following classification:

Sri Lankan degree classification (percentage)  Sri Lankan degree classification (GPA out of 4.00) post-2008 UK degree equivalent
75% 3.70 1st
60% 3.30 2:1
55% 3.00 2:2

English language requirements

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

Agents in Sri Lanka

For more help and advice, get in touch with our agent in Sri Lanka – they'll be happy to help.
AECC Sri Lanka
Level 35, West Tower, World Trade Centre, Colombo, Sri Lanka
Tel: +94 11 205 5637
Level 1, 142 Bauddhaloka Mawatha, Colombo 4, Sri Lanka
Campus Direct (Pvt) Ltd
Tel: +94 77 900 5555
36 B, Gower Street, Colombo 05
IDP Sri Lanka
Address: 4th Floor, 324 Galle Rd, Colombo 00300, Sri Lanka
SI-UK Colombo
2nd Floor, McLaren's Building, Colombo, 00400, Sri Lanka 
TCL Global Sri Lanka
#2, Girton School Road, Nugegoda,10250. Sri Lanka
International College of Business and Technology Ltd (Trading as ICBT Study Abroad)
Tel: +9477 3 403 170
No 502A, R. A. De Mel Mawatha, Colombo -03, (Opposite of the British Council), Sri Lanka
KC Overseas Education
Tel: (+94) 763529626 / 44 (0) 779031602
349, 1/2 (First Floor) Cotta Road Rajagiriya, Colombo, 00800, Sri Lanka

Hasithi, MSc Finance

“I thought that pursuing my masters during a global pandemic would be incredibly challenging, but thanks to an amazing panel of lecturers and a University that consistently supported its students, I was provided with a high-quality education.”
Despite studying for her masters during the COVID-19 pandemic, Hasithi felt supported by the University.

Mariyam Dhaaniya, LLB (Hons) Law

University of Plymouth student, Mariyam, talks about their experience as an international student living and studying in the UK and the support received from the university.
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