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We have over 1,000 students already here from the EU. If you're from Netherlands and thinking of studying with us, here are a few things you may want to consider.

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Entry requirements

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Academic qualification equivalents

for students coming from Netherlands to Anglia Ruskin

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

  • Voorbereidend Wetenschappelijk Onderwijs (VWO) / MBO Middenkaderopleiding (level 4) with average of at least 7
  • a recognised foundation qualification

If you’re applying for a postgraduate taught course you must hold one of the following:Getuigschrift Hoger Beroepsonderwijs (HBO) - Higher Professional

  • Getuigschrift Hoger Beroepsonderwijs (HBO) - Higher Professional Education Diploma with an overall grade of 7
  • a recognised pre-Masters course
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 academic requirements for undergraduate and postgraduate taught courses then Cambridge Ruskin International College (CRIC) can help. CRIC provides foundation and pre-Masters courses 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:

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