Search for courses or information

South Asia

A stone's throw from London Bridge, East London is a hub of; art, culture and innovation. This is reflected in our programmes and career services, as we ensure students are prepared for the rapidly-changing world and the digital future. The university boasts well-ranked programmes, beautiful waterfront accommodation and a memorable experience. UEL's active Indian society ensure you never feel like home is too far from home.

america hero
  • Careers Passport

    Earn online badges and build a digital portfolio that will be your passport to future employment.

  • 139 Nationalities

    Meet students from all around the world, whilst getting a global education in Europe's hub of innovation.

  • Work Experience

    Benefit from placement year options on many programmes and gain valuable industry experience.

Student Testimonial

Entry REQUIREMENTS

Afghanistan

Undergraduate
Students must have passed:

  • A recognised Foundation/Access Course.
  • Grade 14 diploma or an Associate Degree from a Technical Institute recognised by the Ministry of Education
  • 2 years of a Bachelors/Licence Degree from a recognised institution with a minimum overall average of 70% or equivalent.
  • 1 year or more of a Bachelors/Licence Degree from Kardan Institute of Higher Education, Maryam Institute of Higher Education or The American University of Afghanistan with a minimum CGPA 3.0 or Kabul University with CGPA 2.75 or above

Bhutan

Undergraduate
Students must have one of the following:

  • Bhutan Higher Secondary education Certificate (BHSEC) with 70% overall (from 2007)
  • Royal Bhutan Polytechnic Certificate or Diploma – refer to internationalqualifications@uel.ac.uk regarding grade requirements
  • Indian HSC year 12 qualifications (see INDIA)

Burma (Myanmar)

Undergraduate
Students must have completed one of the following with 60%:

  • Associate / Diploma (2-3 years)
  • 2 years of a Bachelors Degree in the relevant subject area with an overall average of 60% or above

Maldives

Undergraduate
Students must have passed one of the following:

  • A recognised Foundation/Access Course.
  • ULCES A Levels / Higher Secondary School Certificate (HSC) grade C or above in 5 subjects
  • Maldives National Qualifications Framework (MNQF) Level 5 diploma
  • Maldives National University Foundation Studies Level II

Recognised Institutions
For a list of recognised institutions in Maldives, please visit: www.mqa.gov.mv/local.html

          

Nepal

Undergraduate

  • Students must have completed the School Leaving Certificate (Year 10) with good grades and Higher Secondary School Certificate (Year 12) with 60% or above
  • Students with lower grades will need to have passed a recognised Foundation or Access Course.
English language requirements

We accept a range of English language qualifications. English language requirements vary slightly from course to course – Please see English language requirements for further information.

What if I have a different qualification or do not understand the requirements?


Please email contact the International Office at international@uel.ac.uk

For more information go Fees and funding page.

Afghanistan

Postgraduate
Students must hold one of the following:

  • A Bachelor of Science (Engineering /Veterinary Medicine) degree from Kabul University or Kabul Medical University and Polytechnic with a CGPA of 3.0 / 80% or above or equivalent – check transcripts
  • A Masters Degree or 6 year programme (e.g MD) from a recognised institution.

Bhutan

Postgraduate
Students must have one of the following:

  • Students must have at least a Second Division Hons Bachelor Degree (minimum length 3 years) awarded by University of Delhi in Bhutan with 50% or above
  • Satisfactory degree from another recognised Indian university (see INDIA)
           


Burma (Myanmar)
 

Postgraduate
Students must have completed one of the following:

  • Students must hold a 5 year Bachelors Degree in a relevant subject with an average of 60% or above can be considered.
  • Masters degree with 60%

Maldives

Postgraduate

  • A Bachelors degree from Maldives National University with 65% or above
          

Nepal

Undergraduate

  • Students must have completed the School Leaving Certificate (Year 10) with good grades and Higher Secondary School Certificate (Year 12) with 60% or above
  • Students with lower grades will need to have passed a recognised Foundation or Access Course.
English language requirements

We accept a range of English language qualifications. English language requirements vary slightly from course to course – Please see English language requirements for further information.

What if I have a different qualification or do not understand the requirements?


Please email contact the International Office at international@uel.ac.uk

For more information go Fees and funding page.

ENGLISH LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS

To study at UEL you must demonstrate that your English level is at the standard for university study. We accept a number of different English language qualifications/tests for entry onto our courses, with IELTS being the most common.

The Duolingo English Test is an online English proficiency test that can be taken online, on-demand, in under an hour for only $49. The test is taken via a computer with a camera and includes a proficiency score, video interview, and writing sample which are shared with the University of East London when you send your results. Certified results are available within 48 hours of the test session.

We do not accept:

  • IELTS General
  • TOEIC
  • IGCSE / GCE O Levels in English Literature. Only English Language is accepted

Please click here to learn more.

What our students say

My time at UEL has been incredibly amazing. The people I have met and the experience I have gained - I cannot forget the lessons this place has thought me. I always refer to our main campus as a mini world, because of immense amount of facilities it provides on campus. Docklands campus has a gym, Starbucks, eateries, a 24 hour library and a DLR station right outside campus. UEL will always have a special place in my heart even after I graduate; for the education and the experience!

Mahvish Rizvi, India , BA Interior Design

MEET your recruiters

ABOUT US

We're the India Team; Pavel, Maulik and Isha, and we're here to help you through the admission process at East London! The three of us have always had the travel bug. We've either travelled around the world or studied in the UK or both! So we understand the importance and impact this has on one's career and personal development. We're here to support your journey so feel free to reach out and ask about our experiences abroad. We're excited to see where your journey at East London takes you! Register at the button below, to find out more.

Contact Us

Useful information