Entry Requirements

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Special Announcement for Admission of New Students for 2020/2021 Academic Year.

Given the unfortunate circumstances with the COVID-19 Pandemic and the various postponements of high school exams and English tests cancellations, UCLan Cyprus Admissions Department is reviewing every application individually with proper flexibility for this coming intake for 2020/21 academic year and stands ready to support every interested prospect to become a student and follow their dream.

UCLan Cyprus is also accepting transfer applications from students currently enrolled in other UK or EU Universities/Institutes as well as interested applicants already accepted at other UK/EU Universities but are reconsidering their options for safety reasons and staying close to their families.

Contact the Admissions Department at admissions@uclancyprus.ac.cy or at any of these numbers: +35724694054, +35724694055, +35724694159, or +35724694059, to find out more.

Non – EU Entry Requirements of UCLan Cyprus

Applicants will be assessed on an individual basis, based on their country’s academic qualifications and standards. The language of instruction and assessment for all programmes at our University is English.

Examples of acceptable English language qualifications include:
> IELTS 5.0
> IGCSE English Grade C
> TOEFL 80 (IBT)
> Cambridge Proficiency Level C1
> Michigan Proficiency Pass

For LLB & BA (Hons) English Language Studies a minimum of 5.5 IELTS or equivalent is required.

Applicants should hold a Bachelor degree with minimum grades as follows:

> Bachelor degree or its International equivalent (at least Lower Second Class) or other professional qualification.

Proof of English Language knowledge of IELTS 6.5 level and above, or any other equivalent.

Take the UCLan Cyprus English Language Admissions Test.

We now offer the online Password English test, which is an internationally recognised English Language University Admissions test created by researchers involved in the development and validation of Language assessments such as IELTS and Cambridge suite.

The Password Knowledge test will test your Reading, Vocabulary, Grammar and Writing and you will be awarded a CEFR-aligned level certificate specifying a score between 3.0 and 7.0 and above. The test can be taken online or at the UCLan Cyprus campus.

You can take the test whether you are a prospective student or not, and you can use your certificate and grade for proof of your English Language Level either at entry at English universities or institutes or at a job application. Please contact us for more information.

In order to take the test, you need to inform our Admissions Office at admissions@uclancyprus.ac.cy or at 24694059 who will guide you on how the test works online, when you can take it, how you can prepare for it, and any steps you need to take in advance, such as the payment of the test fee of €45.

Let’s help you prepare for our English Language Entry Test.

If you are a student who is thinking of joining UCLan Cyprus yet concerned about the English level or the English Language Certificate and Test, then our English Preparation Courses are perfect for you. Our courses have a 98% success rate and we will take you through all the necessary content to get you to the level you need to secure your place here at UCLan Cyprus.

Please register your interest at: languageacademy@uclancyprus.ac.cy or at +35724694099 or +35724694083.