Switzerland

If you're thinking about coming to study at the University of Plymouth from Switzerland, this page has all the information you need.

If you have any other questions, you can contact our team at international.office@plymouth.ac.uk, or by phoning +44 1752 588049.

International tuition fees for 2022/23

The UK is no longer part of the European Union. EU applicants should refer to our Brexit information to understand the implications.


Undergraduate tuition fees for 2022/23: £14,600

Find out more about postgraduate research tuition fees.

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

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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.

Find out more about the scholarships available

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Entry requirements


Undergraduate

We require applicants to have completed a Federal Secondary School Leaving Certificate, which is known as one of the following:

  • Certificat de Maturité / Certificat de Maturité Cantonal reconnu par la Confédératio
  • Maturität / Eidgenössisch anerkanntes kantonales Maturitätszeugnis
  • Attestato di Maturità / Attestato di Maturità Cantonale riconosciuto dalla Confederazione

A-Level UCAS Tariff Comparable Offer 1-6 max Comparable Offer 1-10 max Comparable Offer 5-1 max
AAA 144 6 9.5 1
AAB 136 5.8 9 1.5
ABB 128 5.5 8.5 1.8
BBB 120 5 8 2
BBC 112 4.8 7.5 2.2
BCC 104 4.6 7 2.4
CCC 96 4.4 6.5 2.6

Postgraduate

We require applicants to have completed Diplom/Diplôme; Lizentiat/Licence; Staatsdiplom/Diplôme d'Etat OR a Fachhochschule Diplom (FH)/Hautes Écoles Specialisées Diplôme OR a bachelor degree (post-2001) with the following classification:

Swiss Classification 1-6 Swiss Classification 5-1 Swiss Classification 1-10 UK Degree Equivalent
6 1 10 1st
5 2.2 8 2:1
4 3 6 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.

Visit our international student profiles


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.

Visit our student blogs

<p>Msc Coastal Engineering PG student profile of Nur Roszi<br></p>
<p>Tinside - Plymouth Hoe</p>