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


We require applicants to have completed the General Secondary School Certificate (‘Shahadat Al-Thanawaya Al-Aama’) and an international foundation year or equivalent. Our partner college on campus, University of Plymouth International College (UPIC), offers a wide variety of foundation courses.


We require applicants to have completed the البكالوريوس bachelor degree from a recognised institution with the following degree classification:

Kuwaiti degree classification CGPA out of 4.00 Kuwaiti degree classification Alternative name UK degree equivalent
3.67 - 4.00 Distinction 1st
3.01 - 3.66 Very good 2:1
2.60 - 3.00 Very good 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.

Health professions courses fee waiver for applicants from Kuwait and Lebanon

A £1500 fee waiver will be awarded to international applicants for their first year fees. We will consider entrants in 2018. To be considered, you must meet the entry requirements for the course you are applying.

The scholarship is available for the following courses:

Fee waiver for Kuwait and Lebanon applicants to BSc (Hons) Podiatry

A £3,750 fee waiver will be awarded to international applicants for each years fees (three).

To be considered, you must meet the entry requirements.

Visit BSc (Hons) Podiatry course page.


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

Atava Limited
Email: hello@atava.co.uk
Website: www.atava.co.uk
Kemp House, 152-160 City Road, London EC1V 2NX
Tel: +44 (0)20 3651 3265

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

JnS Education
Email: info@jnsedu.com
Website: www.jnsedu.com
Burj Behbahani, Block 10, Yusuf Al Bader St., 2nd Floor, Salmiya, Kuwait
Tel: +965 (0) 25620031

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