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Entry requirements for students from Kuwait

Study level Academic requirements English language requirements

Undergraduate

 

1st year Undergraduate:

  • A Levels - 104 to 136 UCAS points from minimum 2 A Levels (may require certain subject grades)
  • IB – 24 to 32 points (may require subject grades at HL)
  • 55% in accepted UK based foundation programme with no module below 50%
  • Standard XII - Pass Standard XII with a minimum average of 65% from the best 4 subjects excluding Hindi
  • American High School Diploma with a minimum GPA of 3.0, plus

  •  ACT composite score of 23 or above or SAT1 (Post 2016) Minimum of 550 (R+W) plus 550 (Maths) = 1100/1600, plus

  • Advanced Placement, 2 subjects from group A with grade 3 or above or SAT2 - 2 subject tests with a minimum score of 500 in each =1000

 

60% or above in a diploma/certificate from PAEET Institute

 

2nd year - 3rd year Undergraduate:

Entry to year 2 or 3 may be possible. You will need to supply detailed information including courses taken, grades achieved, syllabus and a grading guide.

  

If you are unable to enter an undergraduate course directly, you may wish to study an International Incorporate Bachelor's Degree or the International First Year which is offered at Leicester International Pathway College, located on the DMU campus.

 


If English is not your first language, you will be required to provide an IELTS certificate, or equivalent. Our undergraduate IELTS requirements are:

 

IELTS 6.0 for Art and Design, Business, Computing and Engineering courses

 

IELTS 6.5 for Law courses

 

IELTS 6.0-6.5 for Humanities and Media courses

 

IELTS 6.5-7.5 for Science courses

 

 

Postgraduate taught

For courses that require a 2.1 classification, we accept an equivalent of GPA 3.0/4.0 or 3.5 (out of 5.0) or 80%

 

For courses that require a 2.2 classification, we accept an equivalent of GPA 2.5/4.0 or 2.8 (out of 5.0) or 75%

 

Some courses have additional entry criteria such as a portfolio, work experience or require you to have a degree in a related field.

 

 

If English is not your first language, you will be required to provide an IELTS certificate, or equivalent. Our postgraduate IELTS requirements are:

 

IELTS 6.0 for Business and Computing courses

 

IELTS 6.0-6.5 for Art, Design and Engineering courses

 

IELTS 6.5 for Humanities, Media, Law and Science courses

 


PAAET Advanced Entry Agreement

PAAET Kuwait   De Montfort University 
 Programme Title  Point of Exit  Programme Title Point Entry
Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technology Successful completion of qualification from a PAAET College with a minimum grade of “Very Good” BEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering Year 2
Automotive Engineering Technology Successful completion of qualification from a PAAET College with a minimum grade of “Very Good” BEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering Year 2
Marine Mechanics Engineering Technology Successful completion of qualification from a PAAET College with a minimum grade of “Very Good” BEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering Year 2
Industrial Electronics Engineering Technology Successful completion of qualification from a PAAET College with a minimum grade of “Very Good” BEng (Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering Year 2

Communications Engineering Technology

Successful completion of qualification from a PAAET College with a minimum grade of “Very Good” BEng (Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering Year 2
Mechanical Power Technology Successful completion of qualification from a PAAET College with a minimum grade of “Very Good” BEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering Year 2
Manufacturing Engineering Technology Successful completion of qualification from a PAAET College with a minimum grade of “Very Good” BEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering Year 2