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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, 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 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.


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

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