Overseas entry requirements

Please use the flags or scroll down the page to see a list of entry requirements for your country of origin. 

China

Qualification: Senior High School Diploma, Chinese University Entrance Examination or 'GaoKao'
Entry Requirement - BEng: Unfortunately, we are not able to consider the Senior High School Diploma, Chinese University Entrance Examination or 'GaoKao' for entry onto year 1 of our courses. However, we may be able to consider you for Foundation Year studies. For more information, please see the Foundation Year website.
Entry Requirement - MEng: Unfortunately, we are not able to consider the Senior High School Diploma, Chinese University Entrance Examination or 'GaoKao' for entry onto year 1 of our courses. However, we may be able to consider you for Foundation Year studies. For more information, please see the Foundation Year website.

Ecuador

Qualification: Bachillerato
Entry Requirement - BEng: Unfortunately, we are not able to consider the Ecuadorian Bachillerato for entry onto year 1 of our courses. However, we may be able to consider you for Foundation Year studies. For more information, please see the Foundation Year website.
Entry Requirement - MEng: Unfortunately, we are not able to consider the Ecuadorian Bachillerato for entry onto year 1 of our courses. However, we may be able to consider you for Foundation Year studies. For more information, please see the Foundation Year website.

Egypt

Qualification: General Secondary School Certificate
Entry Requirement - BEng: Unfortunately, we are not able to consider the Egyptian General Secondary School Certificate for entry onto year 1 of our courses. However, we may be able to consider you for Foundation Year studies. For more information, please see the Foundation Year website.
Entry Requirement - MEng: Unfortunately, we are not able to consider the Egyptian General Secondary School Certificate for entry onto year 1 of our courses. However, we may be able to consider you for Foundation Year studies. For more information, please see the Foundation Year website.

Hong Kong

Qualification: Hong Kong Advanced Level Certificate
Entry Requirement - BEng: AAB (including Maths and Physics).
Entry Requirement - MEng: AAA (including Maths and Physics).

Qualification: HKDSE
Entry Requirement - BEng: 5, 5, 5 in electives including Extended Mathematics (Algebra and Calculus preferred) and Physics plus 5 in Compulsory Mathematics and 4 in English Language.
Entry Requirement - MEng: 5*, 5, 5 in electives including Extended Mathematics (Algebra and Calculus preferred) and Physics plus 5 in Compulsory Mathematics and 4 in English Language

India

Qualification: Year 12 CBSE or ISC
Entry Requirement - BEng: 85% in the Indian Year XII examinations, with 85% in Mathematics and 85% in Physics. In addition, 65% in English Language
Entry Requirement - MEng: 85% in the Indian Year XII examinations, with 90% in Mathematics and 90% in Physics. In addition, 65% in English Language.

Indonesia

Qualification: Surat Tenda Tamat Belajar Menengah Umum Tingkat Atas (STTB:SMA)
Entry Requirement - BEng: Unfortunately, we are not able to consider the Surat Tamat Sekolah Menengah Umum Tingkat Atas/STTB: SMA (Senior Secondary School Certificate of Completion) for entry onto year 1 of our courses. However, we may be able to consider you for Foundation Year studies. For more information, please see the Foundation Year website.
Entry Requirement - MEng: Unfortunately, we are not able to consider the Surat Tamat Sekolah Menengah Umum Tingkat Atas/STTB: SMA (Senior Secondary School Certificate of Completion) for entry onto year 1 of our courses. However, we may be able to consider you for Foundation Year studies. For more information, please see the Foundation Year website.

Iran

Qualification:Pre-University Certificate (Peeshdaneshgahe)
Entry Requirement - BEng: 18 overall with 18 in Maths and Physics subjects.
Entry Requirement - MEng: 18 overall with 18.5 in Maths and Physics subjects

Kazakhstan

Qualification: Attestat/Svidetel' stvo o Srednem Obrazovanii (Certificate of Secondary Education)
Entry Requirement - BEng: Unfortunately, we are not able to consider the Attestat/Svidetel' stvo o Srednem Obrazovanii (Certificate of Secondary Education) for entry onto year 1 of our courses. However, we may be able to consider you for Foundation Year studies. For more information, please see the Foundation Year website.
Entry Requirement - MEng: Unfortunately, we are not able to consider the Attestat/Svidetel' stvo o Srednem Obrazovanii (Certificate of Secondary Education) for entry onto year 1 of our courses. However, we may be able to consider you for Foundation Year studies. For more information, please see the Foundation Year website.

Kenya

Qualification: Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education
Entry Requirement - BEng: Unfortunately, we are not able to consider the Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education for entry onto year 1 of our courses. However, we may be able to consider you for Foundation Year studies. For more information, please see the Foundation Year website.
Entry Requirement - MEng: Unfortunately, we are not able to consider the Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education for entry onto year 1 of our courses. However, we may be able to consider you for Foundation Year studies. For more information, please see the Foundation Year website.

Malaysia

Qualification: Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia STPM, (Malaysian Higher School Certificate)
Entry Requirement - BEng: AAB (including Maths and Physics).
Entry Requirement - MEng: AAA (including Maths and Physics).

Qualification: Year 12 programme - Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM/Certificate of Education) or Unified Examination Certificate (UEC - Chinese) or Matriculation Certificate
Entry Requirement - BEng: Unfortunately, we are not able to consider the Year 12 programme - Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM/Certificate of Education) or Unified Examination Certificate (UEC - Chinese) for entry onto year 1 of our courses. However, we may be able to consider you for Foundation Year studies. For more information, please see the Foundation Year website.
Entry Requirement - MEng: Unfortunately, we are not able to consider the Year 12 programme - Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM/Certificate of Education) or Unified Examination Certificate (UEC - Chinese) for entry onto year 1 of our courses. However, we may be able to consider you for Foundation Year studies. For more information, please see the Foundation Year website.

Qualification: 3 year Diploma (after SPM)
Entry Requirement - BEng: We consider applications from those taking a 3 year Polytechnic Diploma on an individual basis. Please email a full transcript of your education from high school onwards (including current study) to ug-mace@manchester.ac.uk for consideration.
Entry Requirement - MEng: We consider applications from those taking a 3 year Polytechnic Diploma on an individual basis. Please email a full transcript of your education from high school onwards (including current study) to ug-mace@manchester.ac.uk for consideration.

Mauritius

Qualification: Cambridge Overseas Higher School Certificate
Entry Requirement - BEng: AAB (including Maths and Physics).
Entry Requirement - MEng: AAA (including Maths and Physics).

Nigeria

Qualification: West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) or Senior School Certificate Education (SSCE)
Entry Requirement - BEng: Unfortunately, we are not able to consider the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) or Senior School Certificate Education (SSCE) for entry onto year 1 of our courses. However, we may be able to consider you for Foundation Year studies. For more information, please see the Foundation Year website.
Entry Requirement - MEng: Unfortunately, we are not able to consider the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) or Senior School Certificate Education (SSCE) for entry onto year 1 of our courses. However, we may be able to consider you for Foundation Year studies. For more information, please see the Foundation Year website.

Norway

Qualification:Vitnemål fra den Videregående Skole (Upper Secondary Leaving Certificate)
Entry Requirement - BEng: Overall average of 4.8 in the Vitnemål fra den Videregående Skole including 5 in Mathematics and 5 in Physics plus 4 in one other subject and 4 in English.
Entry Requirement - MEng: Overall average of 4.8 in the Vitnemål fra den Videregående Skole including 5 in Mathematics and 5 in Physics plus 5 in one other subject and 4 in English.

Pakistan

Qualification: Higher Secondary School Leaving Certificate (HSSC)
Entry Requirement - BEng: Unfortunately, we are not able to consider the Higher Secondary School Leaving Certificate (HSSC) for entry onto year 1 of our courses. However, we may be able to consider you for Foundation Year studies. For more information, please see the Foundation Year website
Entry Requirement - MEng: Unfortunately, we are not able to consider the Higher Secondary School Leaving Certificate (HSSC) for entry onto year 1 of our courses. However, we may be able to consider you for Foundation Year studies. For more information, please see the Foundation Year website.

Singapore

Qualification:SIPCAL at H2 level
Entry Requirement - BEng: AAB (including Maths and Physics).
Entry Requirement - MEng: AAA (including Maths and Physics).

Qualification:NUS High School Diploma
Entry Requirement - BEng:We consider applications from those taking the NUS High School Diploma on an individual basis. Please email a full transcript of your education from high school onwards (including current study) to ug-mace@manchester.ac.uk for consideration.
Entry Requirement - MEng: We consider applications from those taking the NUS High School Diploma on an individual basis. Please email a full transcript of your education from high school onwards (including current study) to ug-mace@manchester.ac.uk for consideration.

Qualification:3-year Polytechnic Diploma
Entry Requirement - BEng: We consider applications from those taking a 3 year Polytechnic Diploma on an individual basis. Please email a full transcript of your education from high school onwards (including current study) to ug-mace@manchester.ac.uk for consideration.
Entry Requirement - MEng: We consider applications from those taking a 3 year Polytechnic Diploma on an individual basis. Please email a full transcript of your education from high school onwards (including current study) to ug-mace@manchester.ac.uk for consideration.

Thailand

Qualification: Mathayom Suksa 6 (M6)
Entry Requirement - BEng: Unfortunately, we are not able to consider the Mathayom Suksa 6 (M6) for entry onto year 1 of our courses. However, we may be able to consider you for Foundation Year studies. For more information, please see the Foundation Year website.
Entry Requirement - MEng: Unfortunately, we are not able to consider the Mathayom Suksa 6 (M6) for entry onto year 1 of our courses. However, we may be able to consider you for Foundation Year studies. For more information, please see the Foundation Year website.

Trinidad and Tobago

Qualification: Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Examination (CAPE)
Entry Requirement - BEng: Pass The Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Examination with grades 1, 1, 2 in Mathematics, Physics and one other subject at Unit 2 level.
Entry Requirement - MEng: Pass The Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Examination with grades 1, 1, 1 in Mathematics, Physics and one other subject at Unit 2 level.

Turkey

Qualification: Anadolu Lisesi
Entry Requirement - BEng: Pass the Anadolou Lisesi with 80% overall and 85% in Mathematics and Physics.
Entry Requirement - MEng: Pass the Anadolou Lisesi with 85% overall and 85% in Mathematics and Physics .

Uganda

Qualification: The Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education (UACE)
Entry Requirement - BEng: AAB (including Maths and Physics).
Entry Requirement - MEng: AAA (including Maths and Physics).

USA

Qualification: SAT 1
Entry Requirement - BEng: We do not accept SAT qualifications on their own.
Entry Requirement - MEng:We do not accept SAT qualifications on their own.

Qualification: AP
Entry Requirement - BEng: Pass Advanced Placement examinations with Grade 5 in Calculus BC, Grade 5 in Physics (Physics 2, Physics B or Physics C Mechanics are all accepted) and one other AP subject at Grade 4.
Entry Requirement - MEng: Pass Advanced Placement examinations with Grade 5 in Calculus BC, Grade 5 in Physics (Physics 2, Physics B or Physics C Mechanics are all accepted) and one other AP subject at Grade 5.

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