Entry requirements

Academic entry requirements

For entry requirements into our bachelor and master programs, please view the relevant course page.

CountryFoundation Studies ProgramDiploma
AustraliaSuccessful completion of Year 11 or equivalent - International students only (3 core subjects D or above)Year 12 satisfactory ATAR score or completion of Foundation Studies program
AzerbaijanSuccessful completion of AttestatAttestat with minimum grade 4.0
BangladeshYear 11 with GPA of 5.0Completion of Year 12 (Higher Secondary Education Board with GPA of 3.5)
CambodiaYear 11 average of CDiploma of Upper Secondary Education with a minimum score of 50%
ChinaSuccessful completion of Senior Middle 2 with and average of 70%Senior Middle School 3 with 60% average/Engineering and Computer Science 70%
ColombiaSuccessful completion of BachilleratoBachillerato with a minimum average of 70%
Global AssessmentAverage of 55%Average of 65%
Gulf StatesCompletion of Tawjahiya / Thanawiya: minimum 60% averageCompletion of the Foundation Studies Program
Hong KongSuccessful completion of Secondary 5HDSKE 8 points from best 4 subjects*
IndiaYear 11 with 55% (top 4 academic subjects)Completion of the All India Senior School Certificate or Higher Secondary Education with 60% (top 4 academic subjects)
IndonesiaSMU II with an average grade of 6.0Completion of SMU III with average grade of 7.0 in 4 academic subjects
International BaccalaureateMinimum of total 15 pointsMinimum of total 20 points
KazakhstanSuccessful completion of Attestat / Svidetel stvo o Srednem Obschchem Obrazovanii (Certificate of Secondary Education)Attestat / Svidetel stvo o Srednem Obschchem Obrazovanii (Certificate of Secondary Education) with minimum grade 4.0
Kenya5 KCSE at grade D7 or above

Completion of KCSE with a C grade average OR 2 passes in the GCE
A-levels or 3 passes in AS-level

KoreaYear 11 with a C grade average or General Senior High School CertificateHigh School leaving certificate  50% C grade average
KuwaitCompletion of Tawjahiya / Thanawiya: minimum 60% averageCompletion of the Foundation Studies Program
LebanonCompletion of year 11 70%Baccalaureat (Libanaise/Technique)
MacauSuccessful completion of Senior High School (Year 2) with 60% averageSuccessful completion of Senior High School (Year 3) with 60% average
MalaysiaSuccessful completion of Form 5 (SPM) OR successful completion of Senior Middle 2 or equivalent2 passes at minimum D grade in the STPM*; 4 B grades in academic subjects in Senior Middle 3
Mauritius3 GCE passes minimum grade C120 UCAS tariff points at GCE A/AS level
MyanmarCompletion of basic Education High School Examination Matriculation: Pass overallSuccessful Completion of technical high school diploma with an overall pass
Nigeria5 passes in SSCE at grade D7 or above5 passes in SSCE at grade C6 or above
NepalCompletion of the All India Senior School Certificate or Higher Secondary Education with 60%Completion of Higher School Certificate with a grade average of 60%
PakistanCompletion of Higher School Certificate with a grade average of 50%Completion of Higher School Certificate with a grade average of 55%
RussiaCertificate of Secondary Education GPA of 3.0 or aboveCertificate of Secondary Education Board with GPA of 4.0 or above (at grade 11)
Saudi ArabiaCompletion of Tawjahiya / Thanawiya: minimum 60% averageCompletion of the Foundation Studies Program
SingaporeGCE O levels – 3 passes (academic - D or above)120 UCAS tariff points at GCE A/AS level*
South AfricaSuccessful completion of Year 11Successful completion of Year 12
Sri LankaGCE O-levels with 4 passesGCE A-levels with 2 passes OR Sri Lanka A-Levels with 3
Taiwan

Successful completion of Senior High School (Year 2) with 60% average

Successful completion of Senior High School (Year 3) with 60% average
ThailandSuccessful completion of Matayom 5 with GPA of 2.5Successful completion of Matayom 6 with GPA of 2.00
TurkeySuccessful completion of Lise DiplomasiSuccessful completion of Lise Diplomasi — Grade 3 (60% or above)
United Arab EmiratesCompletion of Tawjahiya / Thanawiya: minimum 60% averageCompletion of the Foundation Studies Program
United Kingdom3 GCE passes minimum grade C120 UCAS tariff points at GCE A/AS level*
United States of AmericaSuccessful completion of Year 11 or equivalentSuccessful completion of High School Diploma with GPA of 2.5
VietnamSuccessful completion of Year 11 with 6.0 average. Hoàn thành lớp 11 với điểm trung bình 6.0Successful completion of Year 12 with 6.0 average. Hoàn thành lớp 12 với điểm trung bình 6.0
Zimbabwe5 passes in ZGCE O Level at grade D (2 semesters)2 passes in ZIMSEC A level grade D

* STPM/GCE A-levels (Malaysia, Singapore and the United Kingdom); Hong Kong A-levels. Based on the score of a minimum of three A-level subjects taken in one academic year (an AS-level subject is considered half an A-Level). Scores calculated as follows for A-levels: A=5, B=4, C=3, D=2, E=1 Scores calculated as follows for AS-levels: A=2.5, B=2, C=1.5, D=1, E=0.5 AS subjects continued to A-levels cannot be included in the calculation.

English Language Requirements

For entry requirements into our bachelor and master programs, please view the relevant course page.

English language qualificationFoundation StudiesDiploma
IELTS5.5 (no band below 5)5.5 (no band below 5.5)
TOEFL (internet based)55 (Writing no less than 16)55 (Writing no less than 20)
Pearson test of English (Academic) PTE42 (no communicative skill less than 36)42 (no communicative skill less than 42)
Navitas English (ELICOS)Successful completion of Academic English Level 2Successful completion of Academic English Level 2 with overall pass 55%