United Arab Emirates

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 the United Arab Emirates. 

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


To apply from the United Arab Emirates for our undergraduate courses, you'll need either a Secondary School Certificate (Tawijihiyya) 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. 


We require applicants to have completed a البكالوريوس (Bachelor degree) when awarded after four years of study with the following classification:

UAE Degree classification - GPA out of 4.00 UAE Degree classification - alphabetical UAE Degree classification - percentage UK Degree equivalent
3.60 – 4.00 A 90 – 100% 1st
3.00 – 3.59 B+ / B 80 – 89% 2:1
2.50 – 2.99 C+ 75 – 79% 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


Please contact one of our agents in the region for advice and more information.

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

JnS Education
Email: admisssion.ae@jnsedu.com
Sama Building, Floor 5th, Office 501, Barsha 1, Dubai, UAE  

Intelligent Partners - Abu Dhabi
Website: www.intelligentpartners.com
Tel: +971 559076556
Office 933, C2 Tower, Albateen, Baynunah St., Abu Dhabi, UAE

Intelligent Partners - Dubai
Website: www.intelligentpartners.com
Tel: +971 4 3686087
Mazaya Business Avenue, BB1, Jumeirah Lakes Towers, Dubai, UAE

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