Qualification equivalency table

All overseas applicants must have the equivalent of a UK 2:1 degree. Use our equivalency table to check if you meet our academic requirements.

Country Equivalent qualification
UK  2:1
Africa (Includes Cameroon, Nigeria, Ghana, Uganda and Libya)  2:1
Australia  2:1 with honours
Belgium  80% Grande distinction
Canada  GPA of at least 3
China  At least 80% overall grade
Cyprus  GPA 7+
France  12-20
Germany  1-2.5
Greece  GPA 7+
Hong Kong  2:1
India  Bachelor of Arts/Science (honours/special degree) when awarded from a central university, a recognised state university - 2:1
Italy  85-110
Jordan  At least 75% overall grade
Libya  75% +
Malaysia  GPA of at least 3
Malawi  Masters degree 2:1
Netherlands  7-10
New Zealand  2:1 with honours
Pakistan  1st in either a two year bachelors and a two year masters degree or four year bachelors degree
Spain 7-10
Taiwan  At least 75% overall grade. Four years bachelors degree only
Thailand  GPA of at least 3
Turkey  2.5
USA  GPA of at least 3
Vietnam  8 points+
West Indies  2:1

If the qualification you have is not listed above email kgp@kent.gov.uk to enquire about your eligibility for the programme.