We welcome students from Zimbabwe to the University of Central Lancashire.

Former students like Sheilah Chitungo, once a primary school teacher, graduated from the University and followed her dream to become a nurse at Manchester's St Mary's Neo-Natal Intensive Care Unit.

Our students also proudly join local firefighters on an annual trip to Zimbabwe where they aid fire services as well as provide vital equipment.

Entry Requirements

Please note the requirements below are indicative only

ZIMSEC A Level certificate
National Diploma – equivalent to BTEC National Diploma – follow School requirements for BTEC National Diploma holders.

Our entry requirements will vary depending on the individual course and the year of entry and the below are indicative only. Any reference to typical entry qualification or grades stated on the website are provided as a guide only. There is no guarantee that applicants who have, or are predicted to achieve, grades equivalent to or exceeding typical entry qualifications or grade will be made an offer by the University of Central Lancashire.

Minimum English Language Requirements

Standard English language entry requirements - IELTS 6.0 or equivalent.

Grade A-C English in National O level.

If your academic and/or English language qualifications are not sufficient to allow for direct entry to one of our undergraduate or postgraduate taught programmes, you may wish to consider one of our Undergraduate or Master Foundation Programmes, offered at the University of Central Lancashire by ONCampus. Successful completion of this programme can guarantee entry to a wide range of programmes with us.

Please see our further information and guidance on our English Language requirements.


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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.

Contact us

For more information on studying at the University of Central Lancashire, please contact:

Angeline Ward, Regional Manager
Email: amward1@uclan.ac.uk

Leah Nanjala Lusweti, International Officer East and Southern Africa
Email: LLusweti@uclan.ac.uk

Telephone: +254 740 230 645