Bahrain and Manchester Met

‘Manchester Met is a great place to study. I feel the knowledge and skills I have gained here are preparing me for a successful career after I graduate.’

Maryam Kazerooni BA International Business

Upcoming events

There are no events to announce at the moment, but we do run events in Bahrain. Please contact us for more information about upcoming events.

Welcome to the Manchester Metropolitan University Bahrain page. Manchester Met is home to 3,500 international students from over 140 countries.


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Entry requirements if you have studied in Bahrain

Foundation Year

Shahadat Al-Thanawaya Al-Aama / Tawjihiyah (General Certificate of Secondary Education) OR High School Diploma of Secondary Education with required grades. 



Undergraduate Courses

Tawjihiyah or High School Diploma of Secondary Education and successful completion of a recognised foundation year


1 year of Bachelor's degree at a recognised university with required grades


2 year Diploma or Associate Degree from a recognised institution


Bahrain Institute of Banking and Finance (BIBF) International Foundation (applies to selected undergraduate courses only) with required grades. Please contact the International Office with any queries.

Undergraduate advanced entry and top-up degrees

On case-by-case basis.  

Postgraduate Courses

4 year Bachelor’s Degree from a recognised institution with required grades.


Masters' Degree from a recognized institution 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.

Manchester Met’s international education advisers in Bahrain

Abu Sayba 1 adviser

Manama 3 advisers

Riffa (Al Bahair) 1 adviser

  • Al Mawred Education Services

    Najmar Center Building 1279, First Floor, Office 13
    Road 4130, Block 941
    P.O. Box 28406
    Riffa (Al Bahair)

    Phone +973 1762 5567

    Fax +973 1762 5632

    Mobile +973 3311 4633

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Umm Al Hassam 1 adviser

  • Education Links

    Office 81 Building 298 Road 3306, Block 0333
    Road No. 20, Block 331
    Umm Al Hassam

    Phone +973 17 255 909

    Mobile +973 33 244 907 || 35 156 872

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