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 Egypt. 

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


Students who have completed IIX Certificate, Thanaweya A’ama/Azhar General Secondary School Certificate are required to take a foundation year (one-year duration). Our partner college on campus, University of Plymouth International College (UPIC), offers a wide variety of foundation courses. 

Students who have completed a two-year diploma from an intermediate or higher institute may be eligible to enter Year 1.


We require applicants to have completed a four year bachelor degree from a recognised institution with the following classification:

Egyptian Arts degree classification  Egyptian Sciences degree classification  American University in Cairo CGPA out of 4.0  UK degree equivalent 
90% - 100% 85% - 100% 3.7 - 4.0 (90% - 100%) 1st
80% - 89% 75% - 84% 3.0 - 3.6 (84% - 89%) 2:1
65% - 79% 65% - 74% 2.7 - 2.9 (80% - 83%) 2:2

English language 

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


Need more advice and guidance? Our agents in Egypt can help. Contact them using these details.  

Atava Limited
Kemp House, 152-160 City Road, London EC1V 2NX
Tel: +44 (0)20 3651 3265

Global Study UK - Cairo
Flat 31, 3rd Floor Building 5, Al Baron City, Al Khatamiya, Cairo
Tel: +20 1111 1783 663

Global Study UK - Alexandria
Suite 211, 2nd Floor, Building 3, El-Wataneya Complex Buildings, Extend of 14th of May Bridge, Smouha, Alexandria
Tel: +20 1220 044 539

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