We require a Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Examination (CAPE) in any of the following subjects: Accounting, Biology, Chemistry, French, History, Literature in English, Mathematics, Physics, or Spanish.
||Three I grades (III)
||Two I grades and one II grades (I I II)
||One I grade and two II grades (I II II)
||Three II grades (II II II)
||Two II grades and one III grade (II II III)
||One II grade and two III grades (II III III)
||Three III grades (III III III)
We require a graduate diploma or master's degree with a ‘Pass with Distinction’ from the University of Guyana. A ‘Pass with Distinction’ is generally awarded where a candidate satisfies the conditions for the award of the degree and obtains the minimum requirements as set out below:
- A GPA of not less than 3.4 in core courses and a GPA of not less than 2.5 in the other courses or GPA of not less than 3.4 in core courses and a GPA of not less than 3.0 in all of the courses or overall GPA 3.4.
- Completion of all required courses in the prescribed time.
- No more than one fail grade in all of the courses.
English language equivalency
An applicant can be considered to have met our English language entry requirements if he or she has consistently studied in the English language and obtained grades One (I) to Three (III) at General Proficiency in the post 1998 Caribbean Examinations Council Secondary Education Certificate.
Guyanan nationals and students who have successfully completed an academic qualification equivalent to a UK degree in Guyana are currently exempt from Home Office English language requirements.
Improve your academic and English language ability
If you don't have the correct grades or qualifications to meet our entry requirements, we can help you improve them.
Academic preparation courses at our International College
Successful completion of one of our International College courses offers guaranteed progression to degree courses at the university.
Find out more about foundation certificate or pre-masters courses at our International College. Let us know if you would like to speak with other students from Guyana.
English language preparation courses at our Language Institute
The University of Brighton Language Institute provides a comprehensive range of academic English language preparation courses for students who need to improve their English before starting a UK university degree.
Successful completion of one of our English courses guarantees your progression to a degree course at the University of Brighton.
Find out more about our academic English language preparation courses.