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The University of Central Lancashire welcomes students from South Africa.

English language requirements

Entry Requirements

UCLan Programme Minimum Entry Qualification Minimum English Language requirements
Undergraduate – Year 0 - 72 tariff points    Senior Certificate (with matriculation endorsement) with minimum grades CCCCC or  National Senior Certificate with minimum grades 55555 or (50 – 59%)
Independent Examining Board (IEB) from private schools with grades C
Standard English language entry requirements - IELTS 6.0 or Grade 5 in the NSC or Grade C in the Senior Certificate (with matriculation endorsement) taken within the last 10 years or equivalent
Undergraduate - Year 1 entry
112 tariff points
Senior Certificate (with matriculation endorsement) with minimum grades BBBBB or  National Senior Certificate with minimum grades ( 70 – 75%)
Independent Examining Board (IEB) from private schools with grades B
Standard English language entry requirements - IELTS 6.0 or Grade 5 in the NSC or Grade C in the Senior Certificate (with matriculation endorsement) or equivalent taken within the last 10 years or equivalent
Masters Students should hold a Bachelor (Hons) degree from a recognised university with a minimum of 60% (Second class division 2); 4 year Bachelor degree in Technology (BTech) with a minimum of 60% (Second class division 2) Standard English language entry requirements - IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.

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 UCLan by ONCampus. Successful completion of this programme can guarantee entry to a wide range of programmes at UCLan.

The University of Central Lancashire has a wide range of Scholarships and Bursaries available for international students. Below are the criteria for the award of the Merit and Excellence Scholarship.

  Undergraduate Postgraduate Taught
Merit Scholarship criteria Senior Certificate (with matriculation endorsement) with minimum grades ABBBB or  National Senior Certificate with minimum grades 76666 (75 – 79%)
Independent Examining Board (IEB) from private schools with grades B
2:1 (70% and above in bachelor degree)
Excellence Scholarship criteria Senior Certificate (with matriculation endorsement) with minimum grades AABBB or  National Senior Certificate with minimum grades 80 – 100%)
Independent Examining Board (IEB) from private schools with grades A
1st Class Honours Degree (80% and above in honours bachelor degree)

Please note that these scholarships are not available for MBBS programme; distance learning programmes, Pre-Sessional Programmes or Postgraduate Research Programmes.

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, please contact:

Angeline Ward, Regional Manager
Telephone: +44 (0)1772 894429
Email: Amward1@uclan.ac.uk

Agents

Global Education
(4 branches)

Other Contacts

British Council - Johannesburg
Dunkeld Corner
275 Jan Smuts Avenue
Dunkeld West
Johannesburg 2196
Telephone: +27 (0)11 560 9300
General fax no.: +27 (0)11 560 9301

British Council – Cape Town
21 St John’s Street
3rd Floor, Associated Magazines House
Cape Town 8001
Telephone: +27 (0)21 460 6660
General fax no.: +27 (0)21 460 6691

British High Commission
255 Hill Street,
Arcadia 0002,
Pretoria,
Telephone: 27 12 421 7500

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How to apply

Information and forms for undergraduate and postgraduate international applications.

Information and forms for undergraduate and postgraduate international applications.

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International Tuition Fees

Full listing of our tuition fees for international students

Full listing of our tuition fees for international students

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Bursaries and Scholarships

Our international scholarships are available to students who can demonstrate academic and personal excellence.

Our international scholarships are available to students who can demonstrate academic and personal excellence.

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Foundation Programme

Our UCLan International Foundation Programme are for students that don’t meet the entry or academic requirements.

Our UCLan International Foundation Programme are for students that don’t meet the entry or academic requirements.

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VISA Advice

Information, help and guidance on obtaining your visa.

Information, help and guidance on obtaining your visa.

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Study Abroad

If you want to see the world, experience different cultures and enhance your career prospects, study abroad with UCLan.

If you want to see the world, experience different cultures and enhance your career prospects, study abroad with UCLan.