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Syria

The University of Central Lancashire welcomes students from Syria.

English language requirements

Entry Requirements

UCLan Programme Minimum Entry Qualification Minimum English Language requirements
Undergraduate – Year 0 - 72 tariff points Please see entry requirements for:
United States of America
United Kingdom
International Baccalaureate
General Secondary Cert with successfully completed recognised UK foundation programme.
Associate Degree or 2 years of study at a Higher Technical Institute with “good” pass mark (60-69%)
Standard English language entry requirements - IELTS 6.0 or equivalent
Undergraduate - Year 1 entry
112 tariff points
Standard English language entry requirements - IELTS 6.0 or equivalent
Masters 4 year Bachelor 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
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 Refer to Foundation Programme criteria in Global Qualifications
Associate Degree with grade 70%
Bachelors GPA 3/4 or 3.75/5 or 75
Excellence Scholarship criteria Refer to Foundation Programme criteria in Global Qualifications
Associate Degree with grade 80%
3.4/4 or 4.25/5 or 85%

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

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

Jill Palmer, Regional Manager
Email: jpalmer10@uclan.ac.uk
Telephone: +44 (0) 1772 895034

Agents

Other contacts

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

For more information, visit the British Council website.

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

For more information visit the British Embassy website.

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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.