Entry requirements

See our country-specific equivalencies.

Undergraduate

If you are studying for Slovenian qualifications, you will need a suitable equivalent grade to apply for our undergraduate courses. The table below shows grade equivalencies for Slovenia.

UK requirement (A-level)

Matura Spricevalo equivalent

A*AA

28 points overall, including all subjects at 3 or above.

AAA

25 points overall, including all subjects at 3 or above.

AAB

23 points overall, including all subjects at 3 or above.

ABB

22 points overall, including all subjects at 3 or above.

BBB

20 points overall, including all subjects at 3 or above.

BBC

20 points overall, including all subjects at 3 or above.

BCC

18 points overall, including all subjects at 3 or above.

CCC

18 points overall

Subject requirements

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

UK subject requirement (A-level)

Matura equivalent

Grade A

7 at higher level.

Grade B

6 at higher level.

Minimum standard in English and mathematics

All applicants for undergraduate courses must also meet a minimum standard in English and mathematics.

English: IELTS Academic required

Mathematics

Grade C *Matura* 3.0
Grade B *Matura* 3.0
Grade A *Matura* 4.0

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 an International Foundation Year programme at the University of Surrey International Study Centre. Upon successful completion, you can progress to an undergraduate degree at the University of Surrey.

Postgraduate

The following qualifications are accepted as equivalent to a UK bachelor’s degree:

  • Diploma o pridobljeni univerzitetni izobrazi
  • Diplomant
  • Univerzitetni diplomant
  • Diplomirani.

To apply for one of our postgraduate courses that require a UK 2:1, you must have achieved any of the above qualifications, with a score of 8.5.

For courses that require a UK 2:2, you must have achieved any of the above qualifications, with a score of 7.0.

Postgraduate pathway programmes

International students who do not meet the requirements for a postgraduate course have the opportunity to apply for a Pre-Masters Preparation Programme. These pathway programmes are offered by the University of Surrey International Study Centre and are designed in order to develop student’s academic and English language skills in preparation for postgraduate study.

Upon successful completion, students can progress to a Masters degree at the University of Surrey.

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.