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If you're thinking about coming to study at the University of Plymouth from Sweden, this page has all the information you need.
If you have any other questions, you can contact our team at, or by phoning +44 1752 588049.

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 an Avgångsbetyg / Slutbetyg från Gymnasieskola (Upper secondary school leaving certificate) with good overall grades.

   Comparable overall offer 
 UCAS Tariff  A Level  Current grading system  Previous grading system 
128 ABB B VG
120 BBB B VG
112 BBC C VG
104 BCC C G
96 CCC C G


We require applicants to have completed EITHER a Bachelor degree / Kandidatexamen OR a Yrkesexamen (Professional Bachelor degree) with the following degree classification:

Swedish Degree Classification Swedish Degree Classification - Alternative Name UK Degree Equivalent
Väl godkänd (with a minimum of 90 credits at VG) Pass with distinction  1st / 2:1  
Godkänd (with a minimum of 90 credits at G) Pass 2:1 / 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.

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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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