Entry requirements

See our country-specific equivalencies.

Undergraduate

If you are studying for a Hungarian qualification, you will need a suitable equivalent grade to apply for our undergraduate courses. The table below shows grade equivalencies for Hungary.

UK requirement (A-level)

Érettségi/Matura equivalent

A*AA

85% in two advanced level subjects and 90%, 85%, 85% in three intermediate level subjects.

AAA

80% in two advanced level subjects and 80% in three intermediate level subjects.

AAB

80%, 75% in two advanced level subjects and 80%, 80%, 75% in three intermediate level subjects.

ABB

75%, 70% in two advanced level subjects and 80%, 75%, 75% in three intermediate level subjects.

BBB

70% in two advanced level subjects and 75% in three intermediate level subjects.

BBC

65% in two Advanced Level subjects and 70% in three Intermediate Level subjects.

BCC

65% in two Advanced Level subjects and 65% in three Intermediate Level subjects.

CCC

60% in two Advanced Level subjects and 65% in three Intermediate Level subjects.
CCD60% in two Advanced Level subjects and 60% in three Intermediate Level subjects.

Subject requirements

For courses that have specific subject requirements at A-level:

UK subject requirement (A-level)

Érettségi/Matura equivalent

Grade A

75% (advanced level)

Grade B

70% (advanced level)

Minimum standard in English and mathematics

If you are applying for an undergraduate course at Surrey, you must meet our minimum standards for English and mathematics.

English: IELTS Academic required.

Mathematics

GCSE C Grade equivalentÉrettségi/Matura, pass (2).
GCSE B Grade equivalentÉrettségi/Matura, average (3).
GCSE A Grade equivalentÉrettségi/Matura, average (3).

Some courses may require higher grades in English and mathematics and/or additional subjects, so please check the requirements provided on individual course pages.

Undergraduate pathway programmes

If you do not meet the direct entry requirements for a course, you can apply to study on one of our UK/ EU foundation courses. If you are applying from Hungary, we typically look for a minimum of 60% in two Advanced Level subjects and 60% in three Intermediate Level subjects in the Érettségi/Matura.

Postgraduate

To apply for one of our postgraduate courses that require a UK 2:1, you must achieve a Egyetemi Oklevél (university diploma) with a GPA of 4.0 out of 5.0. Or a Főiskolai Oklevél (college diploma) with a GPA of 4.51 out 5.0. Or Alapfokozat with 4.0 out of 5.0 overall.

For courses that require a UK 2:2, you must achieve a Egyetemi Oklevél (university diploma) with a GPA of 3.51 out of 5.0. Or a Főiskolai Oklevél (college diploma) with a GPA of 4.0 out 5.0. Or Alapfokozat with 3.51 out of 5.0 overall.

 

English language requirements and courses

All our students require a good standard of English language to be eligible to study with us. If you don’t meet our requirements, we offer intensive pre-sessional English language courses, designed to take you to the level of English ability and skill required for your studies.