Entry requirements for Pakistan

Academic entry requirements will vary between courses. Please check the individual course page and use the equivalency tables below to work out the specific requirements for your course.

Undergraduate

Qualifications equivalent to UK A-levels:

  • Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) with 60% average PLUS a recognised foundation course.

Equivalencies

Equivalencies for our foundation programmes

Programme A-level requirement Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) equivalency
Integrated 4-year foundation programmes CCD 70% overall
International Foundation Diploma EE 60% overall

GCSE equivalencies:

  • GCSE grade B / grade 5 equivalent: 50% in Maths from Higher Secondary Certificate
  • GCSE grade C / grade 4 equivalent: 33% in Maths from Higher Secondary Certificate
  • Minimum passing grade is 33%

If you do not meet our minimum undergraduate requirements, you may still be able to apply for one of our foundation courses.

Postgraduate

Qualifications equivalent to UK bachelor degree:

  • Four years bachelor degree
  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery

Minimum entry requirements

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 pre-master’s courses.

Equivalencies

Bachelor degree requirement Equivalent grading
2:1 (for direct entry) 65% or GP 3.0
2:2 (for direct entry) 60% or GPA 2.7
Pass grade (for a pre-master’s course) 40% or GPA 1.0

Additional information

Minimum English language requirements


One of the following:

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.