In addition to meeting the English Language entry requirements, students typically hold one of the following academic qualifications:
Foundation course requirements:
Higher Secondary X/Matriculation Examination: 60% or higher
International Baccalaureate Certificate
Undergraduate course requirements:
Associate Diploma (2-3 years) from a recognised institution: credit pass in a relevant subject
3 passes at GCE A Level: minimum grades depend on LSBU course applied for
International Baccalaureate Diploma
Accredited UK Foundation programme: 55-60% or higher
Accredited UK National Diploma: Upper or Lower Credit
Possible advanced entry or top-up:
Accredited UK Higher National Diploma (Possible second year or top-up entry): Upper or Lower Credit
Please note that some LSBU courses require specific units/subjects. See individual course entry requirements for details.
Postgraduate course requirements:
Bachelor Honours Degree (4 years): graduates with high grades will be considered on a case-by-case basis
Bachelor Honours Degree (5 years): 60% or higher
Bachelor Honours Degree + Taught Master Degree: 60% in each qualification
Honours Degree from a recognised international university: equivalent to UK Bachelor Degree Second Class Honours or higher
Please note that some LSBU courses require specific units/subjects for the first degree. A small number of LSBU courses also require relevant work experience. See individual course entry requirements for details.
Please see Research degrees for information about applications and entry requirements.
As a Burmese national you will need to obtain a student visa or equivalent to be able to study with us at LSBU. The main route for students to come to the UK to study is the Tier 4 General student visa. We have information about visas and immigration on our website and guidance on the requirements. It is also important to refer to the information and Tier 4 Policy Guidance which is available on the Home Office website. You should also check the visa processing times if you are applying from Myanmar.