See our country-specific equivalencies.
We do not accept the Zimbabwe General Certificate of Education at Ordinary level. However, 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.
To apply for one of our postgraduate courses that require a UK 2:1, you must achieve a 2:1 honours (second class, upper division) Bachelor’s degree from NUST, Harare Polytechnic or the University of Zimbabwe.
For courses that require a UK 2:2, you must achieve a 2:2 honours (second class, lower division) Bachelor’s degree from NUST, Harare Polytechnic or the University of Zimbabwe.
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.