We extend a warm welcome to students from China.

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.

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Entry requirements

Academic qualification equivalents
for students coming from China to Anglia Ruskin

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

  • National Senior High School Certificate or Chinese University Entrance Examination or Matriculation Examination with 85% and above in subjects of English and Maths
  • Two-year University-level Diploma with 70%
  • First year Chinese university Degree-level students with overall 70% and above
  • A recognised foundation qualification

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

  • 70% final mark in a 4-year Bachelors awarded by a recognised university
  • Four-year degree from a private college in China with 85% pass - 80% final mark in a three-year Diploma from a recognised university plus three years of appropriate employment experience
  • Applicants with no first degree but who have five to seven years' work experience will be considered.
  • 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

English language requirements

We can accept English within the Brandos Atestatas if taken at State Exam Level and passed with minimum 75% (depending on your course choice).

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 Anglia Ruskin University Language Centre offers a range of courses which could help you achieve the level required for entry onto a degree course.

Our Language Centre offers the English language proficiency test (ELPT) in the UK and overseas. To find out if we are holding the ELPT in your country, check our events page or email your country manager.

How to apply

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

Approved agents

China representative - Jiang Huimin (Michael)


Location: Beijing

Address: 3-1-402, Hua Cai International, Wangjing, Chaoyang District, Beijing, 100102

Telephone: +86 10 59780431, +86 13911159698, +86 10 59780431

Mobile: 139 111 59698

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