Entry requirements for Vietnam

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.


Qualifications equivalent to UK A-levels:

  • An overall average from the Bằng Tốt Nghiệp Trung Học Phổ Thông (THPT) (Senior Secondary School Graduation Diploma) PLUS a recognised foundation course.


Equivalencies for our foundation programmes

Programme A-level requirement Bằng Tốt Nghiệp Trung Học Phổ Thông equivalency
Integrated 4-year foundation programmes CCD 8.0/10
International Foundation Diploma EE 7.0/10

GCSE equivalencies:

  • GCSE grade B / grade 5 equivalent: 6.5 in Maths in Bằng Tốt Nghiệp Trung Học Phổ Thông (THPT)
  • GCSE grade C / grade 4 equivalent: 5 in Maths in Bằng Tốt Nghiệp Trung Học Phổ Thông (THPT) (Senior Secondary School Graduation Diploma)
  • UK BTEC Level 3 Equivalent: Bằng Tốt Nghiệp Trung Cấp Chuyên Nghiệp (Intermediate Professional Education Diploma)
  • Minimum passing grade is 5/10

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


Qualifications equivalent to UK bachelor degree:

  • Bằng Tốt Nghiệp Đại Học / Bằng Cử Nhân
  • Thạc sĩ


Bachelor degree requirementEquivalent grading
2:1 (for direct entry)7/10 or 3 GPA
2:2 (for direct entry)6/10 or 2.7 GPA
Pass grade (for a pre-master’s course)5/10 or 1 GPA

Additional information

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 English
  • We 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.