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

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


We require a recognised foundation degree in addition to the Baccalaureat General or Baccalaureat Technique. Our partner college on campus, University of Plymouth International College UPIC), offers a wide variety of foundation courses.


We require either a bachelor’s degree from the American University of Beirut or a Maitrise (equivalent to a British bachelor’s degree) or a Diplôme d'Etudes Supérieures/Approfondies (equivalent to a British master’s degree) with the following classification:

Lebanese degree classification (French) Lebanese degree classification (American) Alternative name UK degree equivalent
18-20 90% - 100 % or A First class 1st
15-17 80% - 89 % or B Division A or Division 1 2:1
12-14 70% - 79% or C Division B or Division 2 2:2

English language

A recognised English language qualification (e.g. IELTS) would be required or successful completion of one of the University's pre-sessional English language courses.

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