Bahrain

If you're thinking about coming to study at the University of Plymouth from Bahrain, 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 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

Entry requirements


Undergraduate

We require applicants taking the Tawjahiya (secondary school leaving certificate), also known as Shahadat Al-Thanawaya Al-Aama, to successfully complete an international foundation year. 

Our partner college on campus, University of Plymouth International College (UPIC), offers a wide variety of foundation courses.


Postgraduate

We require applicants to have completed a good bachelor degree or a master’s degree from a recognised University in Bahrain or a private tertiary education institution.

Grade   Numerical Grade description  GPA  UK degree equivalent 
A-  87.00 - 100.00 Excellent 3.67 - 4.00 1st
80.00 - 86.99 Very good 3.00 - 3.66 2:1
C+  74.00 - 79.99 Good 2.33 - 2.99 2:2


English language requirements


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