United Arab Emirates (UAE)

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 Examination (General / Religious))  with a minimum grade of 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 the UAE to be comparable to a UK Bachelor Honours degree.

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

    Upper second-class (2.1) equivalent
    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 the UAE to be comparable to a UK Bachelor Honours degree.

    Upper second-class (2.1) equivalent
    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 Examination (General / Religious) 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.

Visits

Perihan Cousins regularly travels to the United Arab Emirates to meet students and talk about our programmes, funding opportunities, the application process and life at the University of Hull.

We're planning our next visit. Email 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
CastleHill Global Abu Dhabi Send an email 441484 437440 Website
Global Vision for Academic Services Dubai Send an email   Website
IDP Education Pty Ltd Abu Dhabi Send an email 971 2 622 8367 Website
IDP Education Pty Ltd Dubai Send an email 971 4 344 6814 Website
JnS Education Consultants Dubai Send an email 971 56 994 0084 Website
Qobolak for Commercial Services Dubai Send an email 971 555 777 395 Website

Fees

  • Undergraduate - standard tuition fees for international students are £14,000 per year for arts programmes and £16,600 for science courses – but substantial discounts and scholarships are available.
  • Postgraduate - standard postgraduate tuition fees for international students are £14,000 per year for arts programmes and £16,600 for science courses, but substantial discounts and scholarships are available. Non-standard fees apply for some courses - please see our course page for your fee.

Scholarships

Undergraduate/postgraduate studentship scheme discount applies to all new international undergraduate and postgraduate students. New international students will receive a discount of £2,000-£2,500 from their tuition fees.

The University has a number of scholarships on offer for 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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