Manchester Metropolitan University

Oman and Manchester Met

Welcome to the Manchester Metropolitan University Oman 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, Manchester Met is now placed amongst the global top 3% of institutions*

Entry requirements if you have studied in Oman

Foundation Year

Holders of Thanawiya Amma (Secondary School Leaving Certificate ). Holders of a 1 year Post School Certificate may be considered for a Foundation Course.

Undergraduate Courses

Completed Year 1 at an Omani University may be considered for Year 1 entry. Holders of recognised Foundation year may also be accepted.

Undergraduate advanced entry and top-up degrees

Post School 2 year Diploma; 3 year Higher / Advanced Diploma, from a Higher College of Technology, may be considered for Year 2 or 3.

Postgraduate Courses

Bachelor Degree


Master's degree

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.

U.S. Student Scholarships

We are pleased to offer scholarships worth £2000 each, to new undergraduate Manchester Met students who are a national of, or permanently domiciled in, the USA.

Please see the USA Scholarships - Terms and Conditions - 2018-2019‌ for further details and eligibility criteria.

The scholarship will be awarded automatically when you enrol and no application is required.

Please note you will not be notified that you have been awarded this scholarship and your offer letter will still quote the original (full) tuition fee, however if you are eligible it will be awarded after you enrol and before your fees are due. Your CAS will also include information about the scholarship.

This £2000 can be applied to your deposit, but please bear in mind that you will still need to cover the remaining balance.

Manchester Met’s international education advisers in Oman

Muscat 4 advisers

  • Global Study UK - MUSCAT

    Fourth floor, Office no 45
    Al khoud
    Buliding name ibn awaa
    Way no 3561, Buliding no 5965

    Phone +96895212672

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  • Global Vision Oman

    Al Wafa Centre for Higher Education -Muscat
    Building No 3974, 1st Floor,next to Oman Sociaety for Fine Arts (Photography Club)
    1st street after the Directorate of Social Insurance, North Oziba
    Way No 4863 Oziba, PO Box 1975 PC 130

    Phone +968 9771 6547

    Fax +968 2449 9744

    Mobile +968 9771 6547

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  • IDP Education (UK)

    First Floor, Nizwa house, Behind Al Madina Plaza
    Madinat Al Sultan Qaboos 768 P.C. 130, Al Atahibah

    Phone 00 968 24 696 452

    Fax 00 968 24 696 451

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  • Intelligent Partners

    Office 412
    Al Maktabi Building
    Al Wattaya
    PO box 897

    Phone +968 2456 6303/ 6121

    Fax +968 2456 6116

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Upcoming events

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

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*Based on data from the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2016-2017