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Welcome to Middlesex University! We are thrilled that you are considering studying with us.

Studying abroad is a big decision which is why we have created this page to help you find out more about our courses, how to apply, and what student life is like in London.

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  • Your application

A word from our students

At Middlesex, you’ll join a truly global community with students from 122 nationalities and campuses in London, Dubai and Mauritius.

We don’t think there is anywhere better to be an international student than Middlesex University but don’t take our word for it and hear from some of our international students about their experience at Middlesex.

  • Important information

    • Academic and English language requirements

      If you have any questions about entry requirements and the suitability of your qualifications, please contact your regional team.

      Level of study

      Entry requirements

      Undergraduate - Year 1

      You'll need to have completed one of the following:

      • Certificado de Ensino Medio with a minimum grade of 8 out of 10
      • A recognised UK foundation course
      • One year of university studies at a recognised Brazilian institution
      • American High School diploma with SATs and Advanced Placement exams
      • High school diploma with International Baccalaureate Diploma
      • Professional Diploma from a technical school (two years post-secondary in a specialised field of study)

      Undergraduate - Year 2 and 3

      You may be considered for advanced entry to undergraduate degree courses if you have completed a period of study at university. Please contact the Regional Team for more details.


      You'll be expected to hold a good Bacharel/Licenciado/Professional Title – of at least four years – from a recognised institution in a subject relevant to your proposed postgraduate study.

      We would generally expect you to have achieved a minimum grade of 6.5. Each course will have specific grade requirements and prerequisites.  You can find full details within the specific course information page.

      You must also meet our standard English Language Requirements.

    • Fees, funding and scholarships

      Middlesex scholarships and awards

      If you're a talented student, you may be eligible for either our Regional or International Merit Award, which rewards students with up to £2,000 towards course fees for all taught undergraduate and postgraduate courses.

      We also have a limited number of £5,000 Academic Excellence Scholarship Awards available to North and South American students who have demonstrated high levels of academic excellence in their previous studies.

      Visit our scholarships page for a list of all other Middlesex scholarships you may be eligible for.

      How to apply

      Students are only eligible to receive one scholarship award. The awards are for full undergraduate or postgraduate degree courses. Students must have applied to Middlesex and received an offer before they can apply for any of these scholarship awards.

      To apply, please use our online application form.

      Chevening Scholarship

      The Chevening Scholarship scheme offers financial support to study for a Master's degree in the UK in the following fields:

      • Human Rights, Governance and Democracy
      • Media and Journalism
      • Security
      • International Trade and Investment related areas
      • International Relations and Diplomacy
      • Sustainable Development and Climate Change.

      A Chevening scholarship includes: a monthly stipend, travel to and from your country via an approved route, an arrival and excess baggage allowance, a thesis or dissertation grant, the cost of an entry clearance visa and tuition fees to a limit of £12,000.

      Other scholarships and awards

      You can also apply to a variety of private agencies and charities for scholarships, bursaries and grants to study in the UK. For more information visit the British Council website or the UK Council for International Student Affairs website.

    • Visa information

      The following requirements must be met in order for your visa application to be successful:

      UKVI Requirements

      • Submit an online application through the UKVI website. You will need to submit your valid CAS, payment of the visa fee and immigration health surcharge
      • Upload the relevant supporting documents (passport, academic documents, evidence of meeting or being exempt from English language requirements, evidence of meeting financial requirements, ATAS certificate if required, TB test certificate if required)
      • Biometric data collected at the visa application centre
      • You must be able to provide evidence that you can meet the finance requirements if asked to do so, but you do not need to provide this evidence at the time of application.

      Successful applicants will receive an Entry Clearance vignette in their passport and will be able to collect their Biometric Residence permit in the UK.

    • Contact us

      Americas and Caribbean Regional Team

      Our dedicated Regional Team provides tailored support to students from Brazil. The team can advise on course applications, scholarships, visa applications, English language courses and much more.

      Book a call: fill out this form to get a call back from the regional team at a selected time and date.

      Email: americas@mdx.ac.uk
      Phone: +44 (0)208-411-4101

      Trusted educational consultants in Brazil

      Our trusted partners in Brazil can also advise you on applying to Middlesex and support you through the application process.

      Language Partners - Study in the UK

      Email: info@languagepartners.co.uk 
      Phone: +55 (11) 5083 4653 / Whatsapp +44 7788 620213
      Address: Rua Tenente Gomes Ribeiro, 182 - cj. 74, V. Mariana - São Paulo - SP - 04038-040
      Website: http://www.languagepartners.co.uk/br/

      Love Edu

      Phone: +55 11930637967
      Address: Rua General Jardim 618, 2 andar, conj. 21, São Paulo, 01223-010
      Facebook: https://m.facebook.com/loveedubr/

      OK Student Brasil

      Email: info@okstudent.com.br
      Phone: +55 11 32301338 / 930637967
      Address: Avenida Queiroz Filho 1560, Condominio Vista Verde Office, Torre Sabiá, sala 119, São Paulo

      Studies Planet

      Phone: +55 11 96623 9696
      Address: Rua Joaquim Floriano, 72 - 8º andar - CONJ.87 - Itaim Bibi- São Paulo

      loveEDU Assessoria

      Phone: +55 11930637967
      Address: Rua General Jardim, 618, conj. 21, Vila Buarque, São Paulo-SP, 01223-904, Brasil
      WhatsApp: +55 11 93063 7967

    • The cost of your course and making payments

      We understand that knowing how you’ll fund your studies as an international student is something you’ll want to tick off your list as soon as possible.

      We’ve got plenty of support on budgeting to help you get the most out of your money and your university experience.

      Find out more about fees and funding

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