International Students

Entry requirements

Gulf College welcomes student applications from all backgrounds.

Students seeking admission to the undergraduate programmes are subject to fulfilment of the following minimum entry requirements:  

  1. must have a pass in the General Education Diploma of Sultanate of Oman or equivalent as permitted under the regulations of Ministry of Higher Education, Sultanate of Oman;
  2. other entry qualifications set by the Ministry of Higher Education, Sultanate of Oman and agreed by Cardiff Metropolitan University/Staffordshire University; and
  3. proficiency in written and spoken English equivalent to IELTS 5.0 or successful completion of General Foundation Programme of GC (for entry to  Level 3) and IELTS 6.0 (for entry to Level 4)