We extend a warm welcome to students from Senegal.

Here you'll find out about the entry requirements for Anglia Ruskin and the qualification equivalents from your home country. You'll also find information about how to apply, fees and scholarships, events we're holding and contact details for us and our approved agents in your country.

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You can study an undergraduate, Masters or research degree at ARU.

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Entry requirements

Academic qualification equivalents

for students coming from Senegal to Anglia Ruskin

If you’re applying for an undergraduate course (year 1 entry) you must hold one of the following:

  • Diplome d'Etudes Universitaires Generales
  • Diplome Universitaire d'Etudes Litteraires
  • Diplôme Universitaire d'Études Scientifiques
The qualifications which could be considered for entry to year 2 entry are:
  • Brevet de Technicien Supérieur (BTS)
  • Diplôme de Technicien Supérieur (DTS)
  • Diplôme Universitaire de Technologie (DUT)

The qualifications which could be considered for entry to year 3 entry/ Top-Up is Diplôme d'Ingénieur Technologue Licence.

If you’re applying for a postgraduate taught course you must hold one of the following:

Typically we require applicants for postgraduate taught courses to hold a Bachelor’s degree (usually in a relevant subject) with a grade equivalent to a UK second class honours (minimum lower second class, 2:2). We normally require you to hold the Maitrise, Diplome d'Etude Approfondies,Diplome d'Etude Superieures, Diplome d'Etude Superieures Specialisees or : Diplôme d'État de Docteur en Médecine, Diplôme d'Ingénieur, Diplôme de Docteur en Chirurgie Dentaire, Diplôme de Pharmacien. A score of 14-15/20 or Bien from a well ranked institution is considered comparable to a UK 2.1, while a score of 12-13/20 or Assez Bien is considered comparable to a UK 2.2.

Interested in our postgraduate research degrees? Please visit our postgraduate research pages, where you’ll find entry requirements.

Some of our courses may have extra requirements, such as portfolios for art and design courses. These are outlined in our course pages.

If you don't meet academic requirements for undergraduate and postgraduate taught courses then Cambridge Ruskin International College (CRIC) can help. CRIC provides foundation and pre-Masters courses which will help you meet the requirements for our degrees. 

English requirements

English language requirements

If English is not your first language you'll need to be able to show you have the required level of English language. This is so we can ensure you'll be able to follow your course.

  • Our standard entry criteria for undergraduate courses is IELTS 6.0 or equivalent, with nothing lower than 5.5 in any of the four elements (listening, speaking, reading and writing).
  • Our standard entry criteria for postgraduate taught and postgraduate research courses is IELTS 6.5, with nothing lower than 5.5 in any of the four elements (listening, speaking, reading and writing).

If you don't meet our English language requirements, our Language Centre offers a range of courses which could help you achieve the level required for entry onto a degree course.

Our Language Centre also offers the English Language Proficiency Test (ELPT) in the UK and overseas. Check our events page for dates or contact our country managers for more information.

How to apply

Here are some links to important information that’ll help you with your application to Anglia Ruskin University:

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