International study at the University of Brighton

Libya - academic equivalencies


We require a Secondary Education Certificate plus an acceptable international foundation year or equivalent.


We require a bachelor degree in architecture, engineering or medicine (from a university) OR a master’s degree in any subject from a Libyan university.

Libyan degree classification (%)
Libyan degree classification (GPS) Alternative name
English translation or equivalent
85-100% 4.00 Excellent 1st
75-84% 3.00-3.99 Very good 2:1
65-74% 2.00-2.99 Good 2:2

English language equivalency

We will not accept a Libyan English language qualification as meeting our minimum English language proficiency requirements.