Please note that the information contained here is intended as a guideline and allows you to broadly compare your qualifications to the British qualifications specified on the course pages of this website.

Undergraduate

  • Students applying from Saudi Arabia for an undergraduate course with qualifications from any international high school (i.e. A levels or International Baccalaureate) are expected to have results comparable to students from UK institutions.  Visit the course page for Entry Requirements
  • Students with a General Secondary Education Certificate (Thanawiya) with 70% or higher will be required undertake a pathway programme at our International College (ICRGU). 
  • We will also consider applications from students who have completed a two year associate degree from a recognised institution.

*Entry requirements to some courses may be higher and require specific subjects.  Applications will be considered on a case by case basis *

English Language

  • Most undergraduate courses require an IELTS score of 6.0, with a minimum of 5.5 in each area.
  • Some courses require a higher English Language score. Always check the relevant course page before applying.

English Language Requirements


Postgraduate

  • Students applying from Saudi Arabia for a postgraduate course, a 4 year Bachelors degree with a minimum GPA of 2.75/4.0 or 3.0/5.0 is required for courses which ask for a 2.2 award.
    For courses which ask for a 2.1, GPA 3.0/4.0 or 3.75/5.0 or better is required.
  • We will also consider applications from students who have completed a postgraduate diploma from a recognised institution. 
  • Students applying from Saudi Arabia who do not meet our direct entry requirements may be able to undertake a pre-masters programme at our International College (ICRGU).  

English Language

  • Most postgraduate courses require an IELTS score of 6.5, with a minimum of 5.5 in each area.
  • Some courses require a higher English Language score. Always check the relevant course page before applying.

English Language Requirements


Contact Us

For more information regarding our entry requirements, please contact international@rgu.ac.uk


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