Entry requirements

Check our entry requirements here for both high-school graduates and diploma holders.

Competence in written and spoken English is a General Entrance Requirement.

The general entrance requirements identify the minimum qualifications needed for application to a course at Ulster.

Entrance Requirement for entry to all courses, with some courses also requiring specific grades for mathematics.

Each programme/course will have slightly different requirements, so it is always best to check the relevant subject’s entry requirements.

What if I don’t meet the English language requirements?

If your English IELTS score does not meet the requirements, you may be offered a conditional offer. You can ask about our English Language support courses, delivered through our partner college, that will help you improve your English and meet the required conditions.

Our partner, City College, is an IELTS Registration Centre recognised by the British Council. The team are experienced native-language experts from the UK with specialist knowledge and skills; they are committed to providing high quality language education and to guiding you to boost your proficiency in the English language and achieve your IELTS target band scores.