Switzerland and Manchester Met

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Entry requirements if you have studied in Switzerland

Foundation Year

French speaking: Diplôme d'École de Culture Générale, Maturité Cantonale

German speaking: Kantonale Maturität, Maturität

Italian speaking: Diploma di Scuola Cultura Generale, Maturità Cantonale

with required grades 

Undergraduate Courses

French speaking: Certificat de Maturité / Certificat de Maturité Cantale reconnu par la Confédération, Baccalauréat Vaudois, Baccalauréat Technique

German-speaking: Maturitätsausweis

Italian-speaking: Attestato di Maturità / Attestato di Maturità Cantonale riconosciuto alla Confederazione 

with required grades. 


Undergraduate advanced entry and top-up degrees

Students with the Diplôme École Technique Supérieure Spécialisée, Diplom Höhere Fachscule, Diplom Höhere Technische Lehranstalt, Diploma di Scuola Tecnica Superiore, Diploma Scuole Specializzante Superiori with required grades may be considered for advanced entry (HND equivalent courses) subject to module match.

Postgraduate Courses

French speaking: Diplôme, Diplôme d'État, Hautes École Specialisées Diplôme, Licence

German speaking: Diplom, Fachhochschule Diplom (Diplom FH), Lizentiat

Italian speaking: Diploma, Diploma di Stato, Diploma Scuole Universitarie Professionali, Licenza

with required grades


French speaking: Master's degree

German speaking: Nachdiplom (from a recognised university)

Italian speaking: Diploma Post-Laurea

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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