The University’s normal entry criteria apply to all international students. For details of country-specific entry requirements please visit your home country page on our website.
English language requirements for any degree
The University has formal requirements for all applicants. These are normally English Language qualifications which we recognise as meeting our entry criteria. Requirements may vary between programmes, and you are advised to check these carefully when going through course listings.
The following table sets out the main qualifications we recognise and the levels that are normally required for admission. It is intended as general guidance only - the offer of a place, if it includes an English Language condition, will specify the level of English that you are required to meet.
The University of Huddersfield is pleased to accept a Pass in all four elements at the Proficiency Level of the Ascentis Anglia ESOL Language qualification as meeting the University’s English Language requirements for students from the EU.
Must have completed the Diploma with English at Higher Level
Applicants from any of the following Majority English Speaking Countries (MESCs) will normally be considered to have met our English requirements:
Antigua and Barbuda
St. Kitts and Nevis
St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Trinidad and Tobago
United States of America
Please note that we will not normally waive the English Language requirement for speakers of other languages who have completed a programme of study taught in English in their home countries.
Indonesia-UK DIKTI Scholarship Programme
The University of Huddersfield has a long history of welcoming students from Indonesia. We are part of the Indonesia-UK DIKTI Scholarship Programme and would particularly appreciate applications from Indonesian students interested in undertaking research projects as part of the DIKTI Scholarship Programme.
The Indonesia-UK DIKTI Scholarship Programme is open for lecturers at Indonesian universities and administrative staff at DIKTI and Indonesian state universities, to undertake postgraduate study at many leading universities and higher education institutions in the United Kingdom. The programme will fund up to 750 academics to come and study in the UK over the next five years. All academic subjects are eligible for funding under the DIKTI programme. For more information please visit the Scholarship Programme homepage.
Over half of our current Indonesian students are studying at PhD level, in a wide range of research areas, from Business and Engineering to Design Studies and Applied Sciences. If you are interested in applying for a PhD at Huddersfield, you can find more information and advice about the types of area and support we offer our PhD students.
SMU II (Upper Secondary Year 11) holders will need to complete the International Foundation Year before progressing onto the undergraduate degree SMU III (Upper Secondary Year 12) holders will need to complete the International Year One before progressing onto the undergraduate degree Diploma I (D1) holders may be considered for Year 1 entry onto an undergraduate degree Diploma II (D2) holders may be considered for Year 2 entry onto an undergraduate degree For top-up Courses we can consider Diploma III (D3) holders, depending on the subjects studied For entry onto Postgraduate courses either a Bachelor’s degree or Sarjana (S1), or Diploma IV (D4) is required If you don't meet our entry requirements, you may be considered for a Pre-Master's Programme.
Please note all applicants are considered individually and there may be alternative qualifications that are acceptable.
If you do not meet the entry requirements you can consider completing a degree preparation programme at the University's International Study Centre (ISC) or you can call the ISC on +44 (0) 1273 339333 to discuss your options. You can also complete the online application form or to ask a question please fill in the enquiry form and talk to one of our multi-lingual Student Enrolment Advisers.
Meet an official representative for your country
The University works closely with education consulting companies that form a network of official representatives around the world. We strongly recommend that you use a representative to apply to the University as they will be able to help with you application, but also can offer help with organising financial documentation, visas (where appropriate), accommodation and much more. To get a complete list of companies that we work with in your country, please contact the International Officer listed on our site for your country, or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.