Hong Kong

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We extend a warm welcome to students from Hong Kong.

Here you'll find out about the entry requirements for Anglia Ruskin and the qualification equivalents from your home country. You'll also find information about how to apply, fees and scholarships, events we're holding and contact details for us and our approved agents in your country.

Contact us
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Book an appointment with Crystal Wan, our Regional Manager for Hong Kong:

Mobile: +852 5170 7328
Email: crystal.wan@anglia.ac.uk

View our full list of Undergraduate courses

(BSc, BA, FdSc, BEng, LLB, BOst, MOst and FdA)

Browse our Masters courses

(MA, MSc, MBA, LLM, MCh, MOptom PGDip and PGCert)

Browse our Research courses

(MPhils, PhDs and Professional Doctorates)

Why ARU

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Scholarships

Entry requirements

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Academic qualification equivalents
for students coming from Hong Kong to Anglia Ruskin

If you’re applying for an undergraduate course (year 1 entry) you must hold one of the following:

  • Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE): 4 core subjects and 2 electives with combination of Grade 3 and above or the Grades make up a minimum of 240 point (Grade 3=40 points; Grade 4=80points and 5=120points)
  • Hong Kong Advanced Level (HKALE): comparable to UK A level and UCAS Tariff except maths and science subjects are compared a grade above in comparison to the UK A level.
  • International Baccalaureate with 24 points and above.
  • CRIC or Anglis Ruskin approved Foundation Programme.

If you’re applying for a postgraduate taught course you must hold one of the following:

  • A 4 year university degree with 2:2
  • Successful completen of regnoised Pre-master programme

Interested in our postgraduate research degrees? Please visit our postgraduate research pages, where you’ll find entry requirements.

Some of our courses may have extra requirements, such as portfolios for art and design courses. These are outlined in our course pages.

If you don't meet the academic requirements for our undergraduate and postgraduate taught courses, Cambridge Ruskin International College (CRIC) can help. CRIC provides foundation and pre-Masters course which will help you meet the requirements for our degrees.

English requirements

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English language requirements

If English is not your first language you'll need to be able to show you have the required level of English language. This is so we can ensure you'll be able to follow your course.

• Our standard entry criteria for undergraduate courses is IELTS 6.0 or equivalent, with nothing lower than 5.5 in any of the four elements (listening, speaking, reading and writing). 

• Our standard entry criteria for postgraduate taught and postgraduate research courses is IELTS 6.5, with nothing lower than 5.5 in any of the four elements (listening, speaking, reading and writing). 

If you don't meet our English language requirements, our Language Services Unit (LSU) offers a range of courses which could help you achieve the level required for entry onto a degree course. Please email lsu@anglia.ac.uk for more information. 

At LSU we also provide our own English language proficiency test (ELPT); we offer this test both in the UK and overseas. To find out if we are planning to hold an ELPT in your country, please see events in your country or contact our country managers.

How to apply

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Here are some links to important information that’ll help you with your application to Anglia Ruskin University:

Approved agents

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AAS Education Consultancy


MacGregor Education Services Ltd


City Smart Education (HK) Limited


GEA Global Education Alliance Limited

  • Location: WANCHAI
  • Address: Room 602, 6/F, On Hong Commercial Building, 145 Hennessy Road, Wanchai
  • Telephone:8602087564591
  • Email: candy@geacn.net
  • Website: www.geaworld.org

GET Education Consultancy

  • Location: SHEUNG WAN
  • Address: Unit A, 9/F., Harbour Commercial Building, 122 Connaught Road Central, Sheung Wan
  • Telephone: 852-27307311
  • Email: hongkong@get.com.hk
  • Website: www.get.com.hk

Hong Kong Overseas Studies Centre

  • Location: KOWLOON
  • Address:Room 1229-1230 Star House, 3 Salisbury Road, Tsimshatsui, Kowloon
  • Telephone:(852) 2730 2068, (852) 9452 4928
  • Email: education@hkosc.com.hk
  • Website: www.hkosc.com.hk