Albania and Manchester Met

Welcome to the Manchester Metropolitan University Albania page. Manchester Met welcomes 3,000 students from over 120 countries. Located in the dynamic city of Manchester and with more than £350 million invested into the University to create a world-class learning environment.

Entry requirements if you have studied in Albania

Foundation Year

Dëftesë Pjekurie (Secondary School Leaving Certificate) or Diplomë e Maturës Shtetërore (Diploma of State Matura) with required grades.

Undergraduate Courses

Dëftesë Pjekurie or Diplomë e Maturës Shtetërore plus a recognised Foundation Year 

Undergraduate advanced entry and top-up degrees

Holders of the Diplomë Jo-Universitare (Non-University Diploma) or the Diplomë Universitare (University Diploma) may be eligible for Year 3 entry, subject to an appropriate subject match and minimum grades.

Postgraduate Courses

Diplomë e Nivelit të Pare with required grades.


Diplomë e Nivelit të Dytë (Second Level (University) Diploma), Master i Nivelit të Dytë (Second Level Master's degree ) or Master i Nivelit të Parë (First level Master's degree) with required grades.

English Language Requirements

Undergraduate courses

For Undergraduate courses, we usually ask for IELTS 6.0 (No less than 5.5 in any section) or equivalent.

Postgraduate courses

For Postgraduate courses, we usually ask for IELTS 6.5 (No less than 5.5 in any section) or equivalent.

See the full list of English qualifications we accept

For information relating to qualifications please contact us. Entry requirements may vary from programme to programme and on a case by case basis.

If you have a UK qualification

If you have studied UK qualifications such as A Levels, you can calculate your UCAS Tariff points then check the individual course descriptions to see if you meet requirements. You can also find the minimum IB scores required by checking these descriptions.

I have an additional qualification

For information relating to additional qualifications please contact us. Please note that these entry requirements are intended as guidance only and we do not guarantee entry to holders of the above qualifications. Minimum grade requirements may apply and entry requirements may vary from programme to programme and on a case by case basis.

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