Information for Students from Saudi Arabia

At QMU we have a long tradition of welcoming students from all over the world. Around 25% of Queen Margaret University students are international coming from over 80 countries throughout the world.

Find out more specific information to help you plan your studies at QMU.

Entry Requirements

For undergraduate courses:

Admission to our undergraduate programmes can be made by those holding a relevant diploma or other recognised qualification such as GCE A Levels, International Baccalaureate, American High School Diploma with SAT’s or AP’s or other recognised qualification.

Applicants with Thanawiya Aama, Tawjahiya, Thanawiya Aa'ama Qatari or Shahadt-al-thanawia-al-a'ama will usually be required to undertake additional study, such as a relevant and acceptable foundation programme such as INTO, Bellerbys or Kaplan. Other alternatives include a relevant and acceptable college qualification such as a Higher National Certificate or Diploma from a UK Further Education College.

For postgraduate courses:

We will consider applications from students holding a good Bachelors degree from a recognised university.

Please note that the above is given for guidance only and that entry requirements will vary between courses. We may also be looking for a strong Statement of Purpose/Personal Statement, some work experience or specific subjects to have been studied at an advanced level. For more information, see our individual course pages.

How To Apply

 

English Language Requirements

You should hold a recent English language qualification in order to be considered for study at Queen Margaret University.

English Language Requirements 

For those applicants looking for additional English practice and study skills training prior to commencing their main course of study, the Effective Learning Service runs a four week Pre-Sessional English programme.

This programmes can also be taken by students who fall just short of meeting the English language requirements, as a means of reaching the desired level of English before the start of their main programme.

Pre-Sessional English Programme

Scholarships, Fees and Funding

QMU International Scholarships:

The University is pleased to offer a number of competitive scholarships of up to £3,000 each for new international students undertaking their first year of study on an undergraduate or postgraduate degree. The scholarship is granted as a reduction of the tuition fee and is available to students who are self-funding with an international tuition fee of more than £9,000 for a single year of study only. Applications can be made by students who have received an offer of a place of study at the University.

For other information on funding sources, please visit the British Council website.

Tuition Fees and Funding

QMU Representation in Saudi Arabia

SI-UK Saudi Arabia

Dammam Office
معهد الثقافة العربية
طريق الأمير محمد ، مقابل العثيم مول
بناية الأمير محمد لبرامج تطوير الشباب - الطابق الثاني Dammam
Saudi Arabia
Tel: +966-138154244 +966 13 8410198
dammam@studyin-uk.com
www.siuk-saudi.com

Saudi Arabian Representation in the UK

Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia
30 Charles Street
London
W1J 5DZ
T: +44 20 7917 3000
E: ukemb@mofa.gov.sa
W: www.saudiembassy.org.uk

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