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

Entry requirements


We require applicants from Qatar to have completed a General Secondary School Certificate (‘Shahadat Al-Thanawaya Al-Aama’) plus an acceptable International Foundation Year or equivalent. 

Our partner college on campus, University of Plymouth International College (UPIC), offers a wide variety of foundation courses.


For taught postgraduate applications, we require applicants to have completed a البكالوريوس bachelor degree from a recognised institution with the following entry criteria:

Qatari degree classification - CGPA Qatari degree classification - University of Qatar Qatari degree classification - description UK degree equivalent
3.50 - 4.00 4.40 - 5.00 (A) Excellent 1st
3.00 - 3.49 3.60 - 4.39 (B) Very Good 2:1
2.50 - 2.99 2.80 - 3.59 (C) Good 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.

Agents in Qatar

For more help and advice, get in touch with our agents in Qatar — they'll be happy to help.

Atava Limited


Global Connections
Second Floor, Building 250, Khalda Wasfi Al Tal Street, Opposite Midas For Furniture, Amman, 11821, Jordan

Intelligent Partners
Al Sharan Centre Shop No. 5 Al Saad Road, next to Royal Plaza Mall P.O. Box 3286 Doha, Qatar