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.
Our office in Kenya offers a personalised service to South African students, supporting you in your application to Middlesex, and answering any questions you have about our courses, entry requirements, moving to London and much more.
Representatives from our Africa Regional Offices often attend study abroad fairs and visit schools around South Africa. All upcoming visits in the region are are listed on our international fairs page.
If you have any questions about entry requirements and the
suitability of your qualifications, please contact your regional team.
Undergraduate entry requirements
We usually require A Levels or the International Baccalaureate Diplomas for direct entry onto an undergraduate course. For students without have these qualifications, there is a range of access, foundation or vocational courses for further higher education.
We will also consider AVCE (GNVQ), A/AS level, BTEC National, Access and equivalent overseas qualifications.
Each course will have specific grade requirements and some will have prerequisites, such as prior study in a specific subject or submission of a portfolio. Full details can be found within the specific course information page.
For most postgraduate courses, you must have completed a good
Bachelor degree, equivalent to a British second class honours degree from a recognised institution.
Some courses will have
prerequisites, such as prior study in a specific subject, work-experience or
the submission of a portfolio. Full details can be found within the specific course information page.
The following requirements must be met in order for your visa application to be successful:
Attend our visa preparation webinar hosted by our International Student Advice team
Attend and successfully pass a screening interview with your Regional Office
Attend and successfully pass a visa preparation interview with the International Student Advice team
Submit finance documents to Middlesex
Pay your tuition fee deposit
Once you have completed the above items successfully, a CAS will be issued.
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 center
Successful applicants will receive an Entry Clearance vignette in their passport and will be able to collect their Biometric Residence permit in the UK.