Application Requirements for United Kingdom Universities

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Application Requirements in the United Kingdom

Admission requirement for foreign student in the United Kingdom is not strict provided the required processes are set by the student.

The United Kingdom admits foreign citizens, having the background education corresponding to the level of general secondary education as a required minimum. Besides, the United Kingdom universities admit individuals having the Bachelor degree to Masters Courses. Those foreign citizens who have got a higher education on the level of Master of Sciences and experience of work in their specialty are admitted as Post-graduate-students. Foreign students having a higher education on the level of Master of Sciences and having a command of the language of instruction in most cases English, can be assigned to Study in accepted Universities as applicants for the scientific Doctoral studies (Ph.D.), and those who have a Ph.D. degree may pursue a Doctor of Science degree (D.Sc.) in order to prepare a thesis under the guidance of a scientific advisor.

To get the letter of invitation, international students should have:

  • Educational certificate including all studied subjects and marks in it
  • Passport as many as may be requested by application terms.
  • Application form

All documents must be translated in English. The candidate gets an official invitation for the United Kingdom. This invitation should be presented to the Embassy of the United Kingdom to get visa.  Once you are accepted upon the conclusion of your invitation, International students are requires to prepare themselves for all the necessary requirements that may be demanded upon arrival these type of documents are listed below:

  • Educational certificate including all studied subjects and marks in it.
  • Medical certificate given by an official public health service in the native country of the candidate.
  • AIDS test certificate given by an official of public health service of the country of arrival of the candidate.
  • Copy of the birth notification.
  • 10 photos 4 x 6 cm.
  • National passport with the United Kingdom study visa.

All documents should have notarized translation in English.

Foreign students shall be admitted to the Universities in the United Kingdom on completion of obligatory medical examination (on a compensation basis) in medical establishment in the place of study to acknowledge absence of contra-indications to study in the United Kingdom. The cost of primary medical examination is around 58 USD.

The health services of the accepted foreign students are offered on a compensation basis. Additionally, foreign students are required to have the contract of obligatory medical insurance usually (85 EUR per year). On its basis they will receive medical help in emergency cases. Above all, students must pass annual medical examination (35 USD per year).

Note: there may be an option to transfer credits or incoming students, however, this is specific to the situation being applied to and if they recognize the accreditation board(s) under which your previous university was enlisted to.

Once all documents have been submitted, the application vetting process is completed and successful students are notified usually within a period of not more than 2-3 weeks and a formal acceptance letter is issued after a down payment towards tuition. Thereafter students are able to register and enlist to a study of choice and choose courses for their desired start semester.

Even if you currently do not have enough documents just get started with the process and one of RocApply team will guide you until you finish the process and also wait for you to secure or obtain the missing documents. As s prospective student you may simply notify RocApply members when you will be able to secure your qualifications or certificates and we will remind you.

Once you upload copies of the application documents on to the RocApply platform please remember to take the originals with you to the university after receiving acceptance.

After documents submission, the student’s records are thoroughly evaluated and I need be as in the case of graduate programs interviews and exams may be arranged to further examine an individual’s suitability or the proposed course of study.

Once all that is settled and the university is satisfied with the students’ ability and records a letter of admission is awarded and thereafter applicants are eligible to select and register or coming semesters and the respective university.

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