Tulips at the University of Hull

Kuwait

Hello and welcome!

We're one of the country's oldest universities, and we've come a long way in our 90 years. The University of Hull is a vibrant institution – a blend of English tradition and cutting-edge technology.

96% of our graduates progress into work or further study within six months of completing their studies.

We nurture communities and we put our students (drawn from more than 100 countries) at the heart of everything we do.

Find out what qualifications you need to apply to study with us. Learn more about paying fees and discover where you can meet us in your country.

Entry requirements

  • Undergraduate

    For admission onto the first year of an undergraduate bachelors degree course we generally accept the following qualifications and grades:

    •  شهادة الدراسة الثانوية العامة(General Secondary Education Certificate) -  also known as the Thanawaya A’ama – with overall grade of at least 70%  and successful completion of a foundation year approved by the University of Hull.
    • International Baccalaureate Diploma with a range of 28 – 30

    We also accept students who have completed a US high school curriculum.

    We sometimes require subject specific grades, we will advise you of this in your offer letter.

    If you wish to study with us starting from the second or final year, we are happy to consider applicants who have completed equivalent prior study. These applications are considered on a case-by-case basis. Please email global@hull.ac.uk for further details.

    If you have questions about these requirements or have studied a qualification or foundation programme not listed here, please email global@hull.ac.uk.  

  • Postgraduate Taught

    The majority of our taught Masters programmes require that you hold a qualification equivalent to a lower second-class Bachelor Honours (or 2.2). Please check our course pages for specific entry requirements.

    We generally consider a Bachelors degree awarded by a nationally recognised higher education institution in Kuwait to be comparable to a UK Bachelor Honours degree.

    Lower second-class (2.2) equivalent
    Overall GPA 2.5 out of 4

    Upper second-class (2.1) equivalent
    Overall GPA 3.0 out of 4

    Don't quite meet the requirements? Don't worry - we review every application on an individual basis. Email global@hull.ac.uk.

  • Postgraduate Research

    The majority of our research Masters programmes and PhDs require that you hold a qualification equivalent to an upper second-class Bachelor Honours (or 2.1), although some programmes, especially PhDs may have higher entry requirements. Please check our course pages for specific entry requirements.

    We generally consider a Bachelors degree awarded by a nationally recognised higher education institution in Kuwait to be comparable to a UK Bachelor Honours degree.

    Upper second-class (2.1) equivalent
    Overall GPA 3.0 out of 4

    Don't quite meet the requirements? Don't worry - we review every application on an individual basis. Email global@hull.ac.uk.

  • Foundation

    For Business, Law and Engineering courses

    Our Business, Law and Engineering foundation courses are run by our partner ONCAMPUS Hull. For further information regarding entry qualifications please see the ONCAMPUS website.  

    For all other foundation courses:

    For admission onto our foundation course we generally accept the following qualifications and grades:

    • شهادة الدراسة الثانوية العامة (General Secondary Education Certificate) -  also known as the Thanawaya A’ama with a minimum grade of 70%

If your first language is not English, or you require a Tier 4 student visa to study, you will be required to provide evidence of your English language proficiency level. Find out more.

Meet us

You can talk with us about our programmes, funding opportunities, the application process and life at the University of Hull by contacting us, booking an online appointment or taking part in a webchat or webinar.

Email at global@hull.ac.uk or call +44 (0)1482 462190 to find out more.

Agents

If you need help with any stage of the application process, contact us.

We work with agents in your home country to help you find the perfect course, arrange your visa and apply to study at the University of Hull.

Agents
Easy Apply Education Consultancy Website Kuwait City Email Easy Apply Education Consultancy +965 94007001
Global Vision for Academic Services Website Kuwait City Email Global Vision for Academic Services 00965 22923132
IDP Education Pty Ltd Website Salmiya   00965 22288094
IDP Education Pty Ltd Shaab Email IDP Education Pty Shaab +965 25743843
JnS Education Consultants Website Kuwait City Email JnS Education Consultants Kuwait City +965 25620031

JnS Education Consultants

Salmiya Email JnS Education Consultants Salmiya 00965 99005584
Student Center Educational Services Abroad Kuwait City  Email Student Center Education Services Abroad +965 5158 6525
+965 6683 0010
+965 5134 4562

Fees

  • Undergraduate - Standard tuition fees for International students studying in 2021/22 are £14,800 per year for most Arts, Humanities and Business programmes and £17,550 for Science courses – but substantial discounts and scholarships are available. Non-standard fees apply for some courses - please see your course page for fees. New international students will receive a tuition fee discount of £1,000-£1,500.
  • Postgraduate Taught - Fees for International students studying Postgraduate Taught masters degrees in 2021/22 will match our UK fees (excluding MA Social Work, HYMS programmes or EMBA). Our International postgraduate tuition fees for these programmes beginning September 2021 and January 2022 start from £7,850 per year. Non-standard fees apply for some courses - please see your course page for fees.
  • Postgraduate Research - Our postgraduate research courses are between £15,000 and £17,500. There are some PhD scholarships available designed to attract the best academic talent to further our groundbreaking research.

Scholarships

We have a number of scholarships and awards available to international students. Find out more.

Download a prospectus

Discover more by downloading an undergraduate prospectus, or find out how we support postgraduate development and research in our subject guides.

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