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International entry requirements

Typical offers for each A level requirement can be found below. This information is for guidance purposes only, and offers may vary depending on the full content of your application. Individual courses may also have particular subject requirements such as mathematics or sciences. For specific information please contact the International Student Recruitment Team.

(Please note that Cass Business School publishes its own international equivalencies, which can be found on each their course pages).

Country For courses requiring ABB at A level For courses requiring AAB at A level For courses requiring AAA at A level
European Baccalaureate
75% 80% average
Australia - ATAR/SACE 90% 92% 94%
Austria - Reifeprüfung / Matura 1.8 average 1.7 average 1.6 average
Belgium - Certificat d'Enseignement Secondaire Supérieur 73% average 75% average 85% average
Belgium - Diplome Van Secundair Onderwijs 14/20 16/20 17/20
Bulgaria - Diploma za Sredno Obrazovanie 5.4 5.6 5.8
Canada – OSSD/BCCE 75% average in 4 U/Grade 12 subjects 75% average in 4 U/Grade 12 subjects 85% average in 4U/Grade 12 subjects
Caribbean - CAPE One, two, two (I, II, II) One, one two (I, I, II) 111 in double-unit subjects
Croatia - vjedodžba o Maturi 4 average 4.5 average 5 average
Cyprus - Apolytirion 18 AP plus 2 A Levels @AB
(19 AP plus 2 A levels @BB)
18 AP plus 2 A Levels @AA
(19 AP plus 2 A levels @AB)
19/20 + GCE A-level AA
Czech Republic - Maturita 1.8 average  1.5 average 1 average
Denmark - Studentereksamen 10,7,7 in three level A subjects 10,10,7 in three level A subjects 10 average
Estonia - Gumnaasiumi Ioputunnistus 4.2 average (78% average for 3 best state exams) 4.3 average (79% average for 3 best state exams) 4.4 average (80% average for 3 best state exams)
Finland - Ylioppilastutkinto 6,5,5 6,6,5 6,6,6
French Baccalauréat 13/20 13/20 15/20
Germany Abitur 1.8 overall 1.7 overall 1.6 overall with Gut in Maths and English
Greek Apolytirion 18.5 AP 19 AP 19/20 plus GCE A Level A
Hong Kong Advanced Level 544 (Chinese not included) 554 (Chinese not included) 555 (Chinese not included)
Hungary - Erettsegi 4 average 4.5 average 5 average
Indian HSC/ISC/SSC grade XII 75% average - Only national board (CBSE/All India) and TN, MH, WB state boards accepted 75% average - Only national board (CBSE/All India) and TN, MH, WB state boards accepted 80% average
(CBSE/All India) and TN, MH, WB state boards accepted
Iran - Peeshdaneshgahe Pre University Certificate 16.5/20 or 82% 17/20 or 85% 18/20
Ireland - Leaving Certificate As per UCAS tariff for 320 points As per UCAS tariff for 340 points AAAABB at Higher Level
Israel - Bagrut 70% average including at least 2 5-unit subjects 75% average including at least 2 5-unit subjects 80% in two 5-unit subjects & 75% in the rest
Italy - Diploma di Esame di Stato 80% average grade 80% average grade Overall mark of 90% with a grade of 8/10 in Maths
Latvia - Atestats par visparejo videjo izglitibu Students generally require a foundation programme. However, we may consider students with exceptional grades. Students generally require a foundation programme. However, we may consider students with exceptional grades. Students generally require a foundation programme. However, we may consider students with exceptional grades.
Lithuania - Brandos Atestatas 8.5 with 85% average in 3 state exams 9.0 with 87% average in 3 state exams 9/10 in all A& B subjects
Malaysia - STPM ABB
UEC students with high grades also considered
AAB
UEC students with high grades also considered
AAA
UEC students with high grades also considered
Malta AB in advanced level subjects AA in advanced level subjects AAA in advanced level subjects
Netherlands - VWO 7.0 overall 7.5 overall 8 average
Norway - Vitnemål 4 average 4.5 average 5 average
Poland - Matura 75% average across 3 extended subjects 80% average across 3 extended subjects Average 85% across 3 extended subjects
Portugal - Certificado de fim de Estudos Secundários 17 average 17 average 17 average
Romania - Diploma de Bacalaureat 8.0 average 8.3 average 9 average
Serbia 4.2 average 4.5 average 5 average
Singapore - Cambridge GCE Advanced Level ABB
Polytechnic Diploma in relevent subject 2.5
AAB
Polytechnic Diploma in relevent subject 2.5
AAA
Slovakia - Maturita 2.0 overall 1.5 average 1 overall
South Africa – Matric/IEB AABBB 77666 (85–89%) AAABB/77766 (90–94%) AAAAB/77776 (95%+)
Spanish - Título de Bachillerato 8.0 average 8.2 average 8.5 average
Sweden - FSFG BCC (VG) BBC (MVG/VG) B average
Switzerland 5.0/6, 8.0/10 or 1.8/5 average 5.0/6, 9.0/10 or 1.5 /5 average 5 average
Turkey - Lise Bitirme Diplomasi 4.0/75% (from selected schools) 4.5/80% (from selected schools) 4.8/90% (from selected schools)
USA A High School Diploma with a GPA of 3.0 minimum, plus any three from the following list:

  • SAT I with a minimum of 600 in each element
  • ACT with a minimum score of 24
  • Any AP group A subject with a score of at least 4
  • An Associate Degree with a CGPA of 3.0 or better
A High School Diploma with a GPA of 3.2 minimum, plus any three from the following list:

  • SAT I with a minimum of 630 in each element
  • ACT with a minimum score of 27
  • Any AP group A subject with a score of at least 5
  • An Associate Degree with a CGPA of 3.2 or better
  • AP 5,5,5 (Group A subjects only), plus SATR 600 in
    Calculus and 500 in Critical Reading and Writing
     (or another English language qualification)
  • SAT Subject Tests 3 x SAT subject tests with 650 minimum in each SATR Maths 600, plus SATR Critical Reading and Writing both at 500 or above
    (or another English language qualification)

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