Academic Requirements

“I never teach my students, I only attempt to provide the conditions in which they can learn”

Albert Einstein

Are You Fit For Forward?

We expect most of our applicants to be above 120 UCAS points. Nevertheless, we are open to applicants who would have lower scores if they can demonstrate strong engagement, motivation for our programme and language proficiency (especially in English). Below you can find what your score is approximately equivalent to in terms of UCAS points. If you do not find your country or qualification, do not hesitate to still apply, and we will get in contact with you about your eligibility.

International Systems

International Baccalaureate

An overall score of 30 points in your IB Diploma is considered equivalent to 120 points.

A and AS Levels

Note that the same conversions apply to the A and AS Levels in the United Kingdom as for the Cambrdige International A and AS Levels, OxfordAQA International A and AS Levels and Pearson Edexcel International A and AS Levels.

  • Scoring a B in three A-Levels is considered equivalent to 120 points.
  • An AS-Level Subject is considered as half an A-Level subject.

Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Examination (CAPE)

Scoring a 2 in three Two-Unit Courses in the CAPEs is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations Programme

Scoring 4 in five AP Exams is considered equivalent to 120 points.

European Baccalaureate

An overall score of 75% in the European Baccalaureate is considered equivalent to 120 points.

National Systems

Armenia

Scoring a B in three extended subjects in the Araratian Baccalaureate is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Australia

  • A rank of 92 in the Australian Tertiary Admissions Rank (ATAR) is considered equivalent to 120 points.
  • Scoring in Band 5 in the Queensland Certificate in Education is equivalent to considered 120 points.
  • The Global Assessment Certificate is not considered to meet the 120 score, but it will be considered for students with high engagement.

Austria

Scoring a 2 in four subjects in the Reifeprufungzeugnis is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Belgium

An overall score of 70% in the Certifica d'Enseignement SecondaireSupérieur/Diplome van Secundair Onderwijs/Abschlusszeugnis de Oberstufe des Sekundarunterricht is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Bosnia and Herzegovina

An overall score of 4.0 in the Diploma o polozenom maturskom ispitu is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Brunei

Scoring a B in three Brunei/Cambridge GCE A-level is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Bulgaria

An overall score of 5.0 in the Diploma za Zavarsheno Sredno Obrazovanie is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Canada
  • An overall score of 75% in at least 5 subjects in the Alberta High School Diploma or the British Columbia Secondary School Graduation Diploma is considered equivalent to 120 points.
  • An overall score of 75% in 6 subjects in the Ontario Secondary School Diploma is considered equivalent to 120 points.
  • An overall score of 75% in a Pre-University/Grade 12 Level from other Canadian Provinces and Territories is considered equivlanet to the 120 points.

Croatia

An overall score of 4.5 in the Drzavna Matura is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Czechia

Scoring a 2 in four subjects in the Maturita is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Denmark

An overall score of 7 in either the Studentereksamen, Højere Forberedelseseksamen, Bevis for Hojere Handelseksamen, or Højere Teknisk Eksamen is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Egypt

Scoring a B in three level three subjects in the Certificate of Nile International Secondary Education is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Estonia

An overall score of 4.0 in the Gumnaasiumi loputunnistus is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Finland

Scoring a 5 in three of four subjects in the Ylioppilastutkinto/Studentexamen is considered equivalent to 120 points.

France

An overall score of 14 in the Baccalauréat Général is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Germany

An overall score of 2.0 in the Abitur is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Hungary

Scoring 60% in two Advanced Level subjects in the Erettségi is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Iceland

An overall score of 7.5 in the Stúdentspróf is considered equivalent to 120 points.

India

An overall score of 80% in the Indian High School Leaving Certificate (CBSE and CISCE boards only) is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Iran

An overall score of 16 in the Pre-University Certificate (Peeshdaneshgahe) is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Ireland

Scoring H4 in three higher level subjects and H3 in the other three higher level subjects for the Irish Leaving Certificate is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Israel

An overall score of 70% in the Bagrut is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Italy

An overall score of 80 in the Diploma di Esame di Stato is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Lithuania

Scoring 85% in three state exams in the Brandos Atestatas is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Luxembourg

An overall score of 45 in the Diplôme de Fin d'Études Secondaires is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Macedonia

An overall score of 4 in the Macedonian Secondary School Leaving Diploma/Matura is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Malaysia

  • Scoring B+ in three STPM subjects is considered equivalent to 120 points.
  • An overall score of 3.33 in the Matrikulasi is equivalent to considered 120 points.
  • Scoring B3 in your best five subjects in the United Examination Certificate (UEC) is equivalent to considered 120 points.

Malta

Scoring a B in two Advanced Level and three Intermediate Level subjects in the Matriculation Certificate is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Mauritius

Scoring a B in three A-Level subjects in the Mauritius Cambridge Overseas Higher School Certificate with GCE A levels is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Montenegro

Scoring a (5, 4, 4, 4) in the Diploma o polozenom maturskom ispitu is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Netherlands

An overall score of 7.0 in the Voorbereidend Wetenschappelijk Onderwijs (VWO) is considered equivalent to 120 points.

New Zealand

Scoring a M in three Level Three subjects in the National Certificate of Educational Achievement Level 3 (NCEA) is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Norway

An overall score of 4.0 in the Vitnemål fra den Videregående Skole is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Poland

Scoring 80% in three advanced level subjects in the Matura is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Portugal

An overall score of 17 in the Diploma de Ensino Secundário is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Romania

An overall score of 8 in the Diploma de Bacalaureat is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Serbia

An overall score of 4 in the Diploma o Zavrsenoj rednjoj Skoli is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Singapore

  • Scoring a B in three H2 subjects in the Singapore A-Levels is considered equivalent to 120 points.
  • An overall score of 3.7 in the National University of Singapore (NUS) High School Diploma is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Slovakia

Scoring a 2 in four subjects in the Maturita/Vysvedčenie o maturitnej skúške is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Slovenia

Scoring a B in 2000 credits in the Fullstandyg Slutbetyg från Gymnasieskola is considered equivalent to 120 points.

South Africa

Scoring a 7 in one NSC approved subjects and a 6 in four NSC approved subjects in the National Senior Certificate is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Spain

An overall score of 7.0 in the Título de Bachillerato is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Sri Lanka

Scoring a B in three A-Level subjects in the Sri Lanka GCE Advanced Level is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Switzerland

An overall score of 5.5 in the Gymnasialer Maturitätsausweis/Certificat de Maturité Gymnasiale/Attestato di Maturità Liceale is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Turkey

An overall score of 5 and scoring 85% in three subjects in the Turkey Anadolu Lisesi is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Zimbabwe

Scoring a B in three ZIMSEC A-Level subjects is considered equivalent to 120 points.

We expect most of our applicants to be above 120 UCAS points. Nevertheless, we are open to applicants who would have lower scores if they can demonstrate strong engagement, motivation for our programme and language proficiency (especially in English). Below you can find what your score is approximately equivalent to in terms of UCAS points. If you do not find your country or qualification, do not hesitate to still apply, and we will get in contact with you about your eligibility.

“I never teach my students, I only attempt to provide the conditions in which they can learn”

Albert Einstein

International Systems

International Baccalaureate

An overall score of 30 points in your IB Diploma is considered equivalent to 120 points.

A and AS Levels

Note that the same conversions apply to the A and AS Levels in the United Kingdom as for the Cambrdige International A and AS Levels, OxfordAQA International A and AS Levels and Pearson Edexcel International A and AS Levels.

  • Scoring a B in three A-Levels is considered equivalent to 120 points.
  • An AS-Level Subject is considered as half an A-Level subject.

Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Examination (CAPE)

Scoring a 2 in three Two-Unit Courses in the CAPEs is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations Programme

Scoring 4 in five AP Exams is considered equivalent to 120 points.

European Baccalaureate

An overall score of 75% in the European Baccalaureate is considered equivalent to 120 points.

National Systems

Armenia

Scoring a B in three extended subjects in the Araratian Baccalaureate is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Australia

  • A rank of 92 in the Australian Tertiary Admissions Rank (ATAR) is considered equivalent to 120 points.
  • Scoring in Band 5 in the Queensland Certificate in Education is equivalent to considered 120 points.
  • The Global Assessment Certificate is not considered to meet the 120 score, but it will be considered for students with high engagement.

Austria

Scoring a 2 in four subjects in the Reifeprufungzeugnis is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Belgium

An overall score of 70% in the Certifica d'Enseignement SecondaireSupérieur/Diplome van Secundair Onderwijs/Abschlusszeugnis de Oberstufe des Sekundarunterricht is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Bosnia and Herzegovina

An overall score of 4.0 in the Diploma o polozenom maturskom ispitu is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Brunei

Scoring a B in three Brunei/Cambridge GCE A-level is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Bulgaria

An overall score of 5.0 in the Diploma za Zavarsheno Sredno Obrazovanie is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Canada
  • An overall score of 75% in at least 5 subjects in the Alberta High School Diploma or the British Columbia Secondary School Graduation Diploma is considered equivalent to 120 points.
  • An overall score of 75% in 6 subjects in the Ontario Secondary School Diploma is considered equivalent to 120 points.
  • An overall score of 75% in a Pre-University/Grade 12 Level from other Canadian Provinces and Territories is considered equivlanet to the 120 points.

Croatia

An overall score of 4.5 in the Drzavna Matura is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Czechia

Scoring a 2 in four subjects in the Maturita is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Denmark

An overall score of 7 in either the Studentereksamen, Højere Forberedelseseksamen, Bevis for Hojere Handelseksamen, or Højere Teknisk Eksamen is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Egypt

Scoring a B in three level three subjects in the Certificate of Nile International Secondary Education is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Estonia

An overall score of 4.0 in the Gumnaasiumi loputunnistus is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Finland

Scoring a 5 in three of four subjects in the Ylioppilastutkinto/Studentexamen is considered equivalent to 120 points.

France

An overall score of 14 in the Baccalauréat Général is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Germany

An overall score of 2.0 in the Abitur is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Hungary

Scoring 60% in two Advanced Level subjects in the Erettségi is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Iceland

An overall score of 7.5 in the Stúdentspróf is considered equivalent to 120 points.

India

An overall score of 80% in the Indian High School Leaving Certificate (CBSE and CISCE boards only) is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Iran

An overall score of 16 in the Pre-University Certificate (Peeshdaneshgahe) is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Ireland

Scoring H4 in three higher level subjects and H3 in the other three higher level subjects for the Irish Leaving Certificate is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Israel

An overall score of 70% in the Bagrut is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Italy

An overall score of 80 in the Diploma di Esame di Stato is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Lithuania

Scoring 85% in three state exams in the Brandos Atestatas is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Luxembourg

An overall score of 45 in the Diplôme de Fin d'Études Secondaires is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Macedonia

An overall score of 4 in the Macedonian Secondary School Leaving Diploma/Matura is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Malaysia

  • Scoring B+ in three STPM subjects is considered equivalent to 120 points.
  • An overall score of 3.33 in the Matrikulasi is equivalent to considered 120 points.
  • Scoring B3 in your best five subjects in the United Examination Certificate (UEC) is equivalent to considered 120 points.

Malta

Scoring a B in two Advanced Level and three Intermediate Level subjects in the Matriculation Certificate is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Mauritius

Scoring a B in three A-Level subjects in the Mauritius Cambridge Overseas Higher School Certificate with GCE A levels is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Montenegro

Scoring a (5, 4, 4, 4) in the Diploma o polozenom maturskom ispitu is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Netherlands

An overall score of 7.0 in the Voorbereidend Wetenschappelijk Onderwijs (VWO) is considered equivalent to 120 points.

New Zealand

Scoring a M in three Level Three subjects in the National Certificate of Educational Achievement Level 3 (NCEA) is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Norway

An overall score of 4.0 in the Vitnemål fra den Videregående Skole is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Poland

Scoring 80% in three advanced level subjects in the Matura is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Portugal

An overall score of 17 in the Diploma de Ensino Secundário is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Romania

An overall score of 8 in the Diploma de Bacalaureat is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Serbia

An overall score of 4 in the Diploma o Zavrsenoj rednjoj Skoli is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Singapore

  • Scoring a B in three H2 subjects in the Singapore A-Levels is considered equivalent to 120 points.
  • An overall score of 3.7 in the National University of Singapore (NUS) High School Diploma is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Slovakia

Scoring a 2 in four subjects in the Maturita/Vysvedčenie o maturitnej skúške is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Slovenia

Scoring a B in 2000 credits in the Fullstandyg Slutbetyg från Gymnasieskola is considered equivalent to 120 points.

South Africa

Scoring a 7 in one NSC approved subjects and a 6 in four NSC approved subjects in the National Senior Certificate is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Spain

An overall score of 7.0 in the Título de Bachillerato is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Sri Lanka

Scoring a B in three A-Level subjects in the Sri Lanka GCE Advanced Level is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Switzerland

An overall score of 5.5 in the Gymnasialer Maturitätsausweis/Certificat de Maturité Gymnasiale/Attestato di Maturità Liceale is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Turkey

An overall score of 5 and scoring 85% in three subjects in the Turkey Anadolu Lisesi is considered equivalent to 120 points.

Zimbabwe

Scoring a B in three ZIMSEC A-Level subjects is considered equivalent to 120 points.

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