Entry requirements

See our country-specific equivalencies.

Undergraduate

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

UK requirement (A-level)

 

 

Advanced Certificate of Secondary Education (ACSE)

 

AAA

AAA

ABB

ABB

BBB

BBB

CCC

CCC

 

English Language:

Certificate of Secondary Education (CSE) at grade CMinimum standard in English and mathematics

Mathematics:

Certificate of Secondary Education (CSE) at grade C.

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

To apply for one of our postgraduate courses that require a UK 2:1, you must achieve a 2:1 honours degree.

For courses that require a UK 2:2, you must achieve a 2:2 honours degree.

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 through your CSE English Language grade, we offer intensive pre-sessional English language courses, designed to take you to the level of English ability and skill required for your studies.