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The University of Central Lancashire welcomes students from Syria.

Entry Requirements

Undergraduate – Year 0 entry

Minimum English Language requirements -Please see entry requirements for:

United States of America

United Kingdom

International Baccalaureate

General Secondary Cert with successfully completed recognised foundation programme.

Undergraduate - Year 1 entry 

Minimum Entry Qualification - Some students from government-run Middle Institutes (offering a 2 year course after high school) may be suitable for top-up, if there is a strong subject match eg Accounting/Finance /Business.

EDEXCEL HNDs with a strong subject match AND taught in English (see Appendix 1)

Students Holding Bachelor degree from Government or Recognised Private University/College with GPA 1.9 to 2.1 be considered with appropriate subject matching

Diploma of Higher Studies may be considered with GPA 2.2/4 minimum
Minimum English Language requirements - Standard English language entry requirements - IELTS 6.0 or equivalent

Undergraduate – Year 3/top up entry 

Minimum Entry Qualification - Some students from government-run Middle Institutes (offering a 2 year course after high school) may be suitable for top-up, if there is a strong subject match eg Accounting/Finance /Business.

EDEXCEL HNDs with a strong subject match AND taught in English (see Appendix 1)

Students Holding Bachelor degree from Government or Recognised Private University/College with GPA 1.9 to 2.1 be considered with appropriate subject matching

Diploma of Higher Studies may be considered with GPA 2.2/4 minimum

Minimum English Language requirements - Standard English language entry requirements - IELTS 6.0 or equivalent

Postgraduate Taught

Minimum Entry Qualification - Degree or Licence from recognised private university GPA 2.2/4 minimum or “jayyid – good”

Recognised State Universities, including Damascus University, Degree minimum 2.2/4

The Syrian Virtual University and Open University should be recognised – grades as per other universities.

Diploma of Higher Studies may be considered 2.4/4

Minimum English Language requirements - Standard English language entry requirements - IELTS 6.5 or equivalent

English Language Entry Requirements

Global Qualifications

If you do not meet our standard entry criteria, you may wish to consider ONCampus.

Contact us

If you would like further detailed information about UCLan activities in Syria, and any future visits to the country, please contact the country manager: 

Jo Allan 
Email: jallan1@uclan.ac.uk
Tel: +44 (0) 1772 895032
Skype: jo.uclaninternational

How to apply

We welcome applications from all international students. For information and forms for undergraduate and postgraduate applications, please visit our ‘How to apply’ section for international students.

Other contacts

Agents

Global Vision for Academic Services
Email: Syria@visionedu.co.uk  

GESCO Vision for UK Education

British Council
Maysaloun Street
Shaalan
PO Box 33105
Damascus
Syria
Tel: + 963 (0) 11- 331 0631
Fax: + 963 (0) 11- 332 1467
Email: info@sy.britishcouncil.org

British Embassy
British Embassy
Kotob Building
Mohd Kurd Ali Street
Malki
PO Box 37
Damascus
Tel: +963 (11) 339 1513