Academic entry requirements will vary between courses. Please check the individual
course page and use the equivalency table below to work out the specific requirements for your course.
Qualifications equivalent to UK A-levels:
WAEC West African Senior School Certificate (WASSCE) PLUS a recognised foundation course.
If you do not meet our minimum undergraduate requirements you may still be able to apply for one of our
Equivalencies for our foundation programmes
|Programme||A-level requirement||WAEC equivalency|
|Integrated 4-year foundation programmes ||CCD ||five B grades from WASSCE|
|International Foundation Diploma||EE||five C grades from WASSCE|
- GCSE grade B / grade 5 equivalent: WAEC West African Senior School Certificate grade B3
- GCSE grade C / grade 4 equivalent: WAEC West African Senior School Certificate grade C6
- Minimum passing grade is E8
Qualifications equivalent to UK bachelor degree:
Please check the
individual course listing for the bachelor degree requirement and use the equivalency table below to work out your specific requirement. If you do not meet our minimum requirements you may still be able to apply for one of our
|Bachelor degree requirement||Bachelor degree equivalency|
|2:1 (for direct entry)||2:1 |
|2:2 (for direct entry)||2:2 |
|Pass grade (for a pre-master’s course)||3rd Class |
Minimum English language requirements
One of the following:IELTS 6.0-7.0, with 6.0 in reading and writing, and 5.5 in listening and speaking C6 in English Language in WAEC/WASSCE (Results must be verified by scratch card supplied by the applicant from all WAEC nations.)Pre-sessional University EnglishWe may be able to accept
alternative qualifications as evidence of your English language skills
Equivalent academic qualifications can be accepted and we are happy to consider applicants on a case by case basis. Please
contact our admissions team if you wish to discuss your specific qualifications.