Academic requirements

 

The Academic requirements for different universities vary and so for different nationalities owing to differing study systems. This is a vital part of your admission process to ensure your previous academic qualifications are sufficient to undertake your new course. The process can be complex at times, but Student Connect will guide you in matching your academic requirements to the right university.

But as a rule of thumb most institutions will assess based on your HSC for undergraduate courses and your undergraduate degree for postgraduate courses.

As a general guidance this could be a sample academic requirement but may vary for different institutions:

Undergraduate

  • Students who have passed the Higher Secondary Certificate with a minimum GPA of 4.5 or the Equivalent to 65% of total GPA.
  • Students are required to have a UKVI IELTS score of at least 6.0 overall with a minimum of 5.5 in each skill or TOEFL iBT with a score of 79 and a minimum component score of 18.

Top-Up

  • Transferring to a UK university after completing one or 2 years in your home country.
  • Students from NSU/AIUB/IUB who have successfully completed 81 credits of a recognised progression route.
  • Students are required to have a UKVI IELTS score of at least 6.5 overall with a minimum of 5.5 in each skill or TOEFL iBT with a score of 88 and a minimum component score of 19.

Postgraduate

  • Students who have passed the 4 years of BA/BCom/BSc with a score of 65% overall.
  • Students from the following Universities will be considered with 55% in a 3-year degree programme: NSU, Brac, IUB, East West, AIUB. Bangladesh University of Professional. BUET. Other 3-year degree programmes require 65% overall
  • Students are required to have a UKVI IELTS score of at least 6.5 overall with a minimum of 5.5 in each skill or TOEFL iBT with a score of 88 and a minimum component score of 19.