Entry Requirements

The following requirements are for 2014 entry.

StudyingThree A levels normally considered as a minimum. Two AS levels or vocational AS levels will be considered in place of an A level. General Studies and Critical Thinking not accepted.

Typical Offers

  • A/AS Levels: For BA degrees, ABB or equivalent including Maths GCSE level grade B. For BSc degrees ABB or equivalent including Maths A-Level grade B.
  • Access to HE course: Pass kite-marked course with a substantial number of level 3 credits at disinction, normally a minimum of 30 with some in Business or Economics.  Students should also have GCSE Maths grade B for the BA or A-level Maths Grade B for the BSc.
  • European Baccalaureate: Pass with 77% overall for BA. Pass with 77% overall including 80% in Maths for BSc.
  • International Baccalaureate: Pass Diploma with 32 points and 5 in SL maths for BA. Pass with 32 points and 5 in HL Maths for BSc.
  • Cypriot Apolytirion: 18.5/20 overall including 17 in Maths, plus grade B in 1 A-level. For BSc, additional A-level needs to be in Maths.
  • French Baccalaureat: 14/20 overall with 13 in Maths for the BA only.  Students taking the international option 13/20 overall with 13 in maths for the BA and 13 in Advanced maths for the BSc.
  • Lithuanian Brandos Atestatas: Pass with grade 9 overall, 75% on maths state exam is also required for the BSc.
  • Chinese first year degree course: Normally, Pass with an average of 85% with good grades in relevant subjects plus mathematics equivalent to A level grade B for BSc.

English Language

For English language requirements, please visit the English Language Skills page

If you have any questions about applying for an undergraduate course at Leicester or you have a qualification that is not listed above, please contact our Undergraduate Admissions Advisor

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