We've tried to provide all the information you will need if you are thinking about coming to study at the University of Plymouth from Bahrain. 

If you need to know anything else, you can contact our team using the details below.


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
B 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

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


For more help and advice, get in touch with our agents for Bahrain who'll be happy to help

Atava Limited
Kemp House, 152-160 City Road, London EC1V 2NX
Tel: +44 (0)20 3651 3265

Global Connections
Second Floor, Building 250, Khalda Wasfi Al Tal Street, Opposite Midas For Furniture, Amman, 11821, Jordan
Tel: +962 (0) 796562612

JnS Education Consultant
Capital Plus Tower, 11th Floor, Office 112, Block 428,
Street 2802 Seef, Manama, Bahrain
Tel: +973 17001812

TCL Global - Head Office
Email :
Web :
Unit 9 , St Georges Business Centre,
PO1 3EZ, Portsmouth,UK
Phone : +44 (0) 2392 839210
Mobile : +44 (0)7534736460

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