We require the Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Examination (CAPE).
||UCAS tariff points
||One, one, one (I, I, I)
||One, one, two (I, I, II)
||One, two, two (I, II, II)
||Two, two, two (II, II, II)
||Two, two, three (II, II, III)
||Two, three, three (II, III, III)
||Three, three, three (III, III, III)
We require a bachelor degree when awarded by The University of the West Indies, Mona or accredited by the University Council of Jamaica.
|Jamaican degree classification
||University of West Indies GPA
||English translation or equivalent
|Class II upper division
|Class II lower division
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.
Jamaican nationals and students who have successfully completed an academic qualification equivalent to a UK degree in Jamaica 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 Jamaica.
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.