Information for students from United Arab Emirates
The University of Central Lancashire welcomes students joining us from the United Arab Emirates.
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Contact our UAE team
For more information on studying at the University of Central Lancashire, please contact:
Jill Palmer, Regional Manager
Telephone: +44 (0) 1772 895034
Agents in your country
Please note the requirements below are indicative only
Students taking A Levels or IB should refer to course pages for entry points and use the UCAS tariff calculator.
Students studying USA or India qualifications should refer to the USA or India country page.
Successful completion of recognised UK foundation programme (ONCAMPUS/NCUK etc).
University Diploma or evidence of successful completion of 1 year of degree-level study at a recognised university with a CGPA of 1.0 (60%)
Minimum English Language Requirements
Standard English language entry requirements - IELTS 6.0 or equivalent.
- We’ve been awarded the maximum 5 QS Stars (Excellent) for internationalisation. We’re proud to be a truly international university, with a thriving staff and student community of 38,000+ people from over 100 countries. We encourage all our students to become ‘global citizens’ and our courses open doors to worldwide career opportunities. We offer a welcoming destination to all our international students, providing them with the support they need to succeed in their studies. Our 5 QS Stars also reflects the opportunities we provide to enable students to experience other cultures; the success of our overseas campus in Cyprus; and our 120+ international partnerships with universities based in China, Malaysia, the Far East and beyond.
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How to apply to university in the UK
Are you an international student thinking about studying at a UK university? See our information about how to apply, including entry requirements, the visa process, and bursaries and scholarships.
Find out whether you need a visa, how to apply, and what documents you may need.
English entry requirements
Looking for the English language requirements for international students? Take a look at the English qualification requirements you would need to study at the University of Central Lancashire.
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Order a prospectus
Need some further information? You can order your undergraduate prospectus, along with a copy of our international guide.
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Need advice on course choices or which accommodation to choose when you study with us? Our friendly student ambassadors are ready to share their experiences. Simply register and start chatting to our current students.
Campuses and partners
We have a large and diverse campus network, with campus locations in Preston, Burnley, Westlakes (Cumbria) and Cyprus. We also have numerous other partners both in the UK and abroad.