Belgium and Manchester Met

Welcome to the Manchester Metropolitan University Belgium 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 Belgium

Foundation Year

Flanders: Getuigschrift van Hoger Secundair Onderwijs 

Wallonia: Certficat d'Enseignement Secondaire Supérieur or Diplôme d'Accès à l'Enseignement Supérieur or Diplôme d'Aptitude à Accéder à l'Enseignement Supérieur.                                           

Undergraduate Courses

Flanders: Bekwaamheidsdiploma dat Toegang verleent tot het Hoger Onderwijs OR the Diploma van Secundair Onderwijs holders may be eligible for Yr 1 entry.          

Wallonia: Brevet de [subject area] or Certifcat de Qualification 6 holders may be eligible for Yr 1 entry.

Undergraduate advanced entry and top-up degrees

Flanders: Brevet van de Aanvullende Secundaire Beroepsschool OR the Getuigschrift 6 holders may be eligible for Yr 2 entry.  Gegradueerde (and other one-cycle non-university higher education programmes) OR Kandidaat holders may be eligible for Yr 3 entry. 

Wallonia: Candidat or Graduat and other one-cycle non-univeristy higher education programme holders may be eligible for Yr 3 entry, subject to an appropriate subject match.

Postgraduate Courses

Flanders: Bachelors degree, Licentiaat and other two cycle diplomas holders may be eligible for PGT study.                                         

Wallonia: Licencié and other two-cycle diploma holders may be eligible.


Flanders: Diplôme d'Études Approfondies 

Wallonia: Diplôme d'Études Approfondies or Diplôme d'Études Complémentaire holders may be eligible.

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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