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

<p>View of the campus</p>

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

<p>Students on campus</p>

Entry requirements


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.

Agents in Kuwait

For more help and advice, get in touch with our agents in Kuwait — they'll be happy to help.
Atava Limited
Email: hello@atava.co.uk
Website: www.atava.co.uk
Easy Apply Education Consultancy
Email: ask@easyapplyedu.com
Website: https://easyapplyedu.com/
Office 36, M1, Sanabel Tower, Sharq, Kuwait city, Kuwait
Global Connections
Email: info@gconnections.eu
Website: www.gconnections.eu
Global Vision for Academic Services (Kuwait)
Email: admin@visionedu.co.uk
Website: www.visionedu.co.uk
Office #57, M2 Floor, Abdullah AlAhmad Street., Al-Babtain Tower, 
Beside AlAmiri Hospital, AlSharq, Kuwait
JnS Education
Email: admissions.kw@jnsedu.com
Website: www.jnsedu.com
Burj behbehani, 2nd Floor, Block 10, Street 11 Salmiyah, Kuwait
Email: admissions@mecstudygroup.com
Website: www.mecstudygroup.com
Kuwait City, Alrashed Complex, Office 7, Floor 1, Fahad al salem street, Mezzanine floor, Kuwait
Student Center Agency - Kuwait
Email: Info@sckw.org
Phone:+965 66830010
Al-Tijaria Tower, Floor-35,Soor street, Sharq, Kuwait
TCL Global Ltd
Email: kwt@tclglobal.co.uk
Website: www.tclglobal.co.uk
Business District One, Ali Al-Salem St, Kuwait City, Kuwait
Plymouth Hoe (image courtesy of One Plymouth)
<p>Tinside - Plymouth Hoe</p>