Country Manager


Chris Kelly
+44 29 2020 5645

Recruitment Officer


Carys Mai Hughes 
+44 29 2020 5905

Cardiff Met Entry Requirements

Students who have ​the following qualifications may be considered for direct entry onto relevant schemes at Cardiff Metropolitan University.

Foundation Courses

International Foundation: The equivalent of 5 GCSEs (Grade A-C) to include Maths and English OR Pass year 12 (SPM school leaver) plus UKVI IELTS 4.5

Foundation (with pathways): The equivalent of 5 GCSEs (Grades A-C) including English and Maths plus 32 UCAS tariff points from at least 1 A level OR Pass year 12 (SPM school leaver) to be considered plus IELTS 6.0

Undergraduate Courses

Singapore/Cambridge GCE A Levels will be considered against the standard UCAS tariff for each individual course

STPM or Matrikulasi Principal passes equivalent of UCAS tariff requirement

24 points or more in the International Baccalaureate Diploma

Polytechnic Advanced Diplomas/Higher National Diplomas will be considered for advanced entry into Bachelors degree programmes on an individual basis

UEC Unified Examination Certificate (Senior Middle Level) with 5 subjects at Grade B excluding Malay and Chinese languages

IELTS 6.0 or English O Level at Grade C

Postgraduate Courses

Holders of a second class (2:2) Bachelor degree from a public University will be considered for postgraduate Masters

Applicants with a Masters degree will be considered for entry to PhD studies.

IELTS 6.0 or English O Level at Grade C

Students from Malaysia are eligible to apply for the Cardiff Met 50% tuition fee scholarship for students from South East Asia. Click here for further details and to find out how to apply.

IELTS 4.5 (4.0 in each area) is required for Foundation

IELTS score of 6.0 (5.5 in each area) is required for Undergraduate and Postgraduate Courses

For alternative English qualifications we will accept in lieu of IELTS please click here.

Upcoming events in your country:

Our representatives will be visiting cities across Malaysia throughout the year. Contact Chris or Carys to arrange an appointment.

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