Please note that these are the College minimum entry requirements for the 2017 admissions cycle and each Department is able to, and often will, ask for higher grades than listed. All entry requirements are devised by Imperial College London and are unique to the College. Please note our minimum entry requirements are reviewed annually. 

Please note, the Faculty of Medicine only accepts a small number of qualifications for entry to the A100 Medicine MBBS course; the majority of qualifications listed in the table are not accepted by the Faculty of Medicine. Please contact the Medicine Admissions Team for information on the entry requirements for admission to A100 Medicine.

If your country or qualification is not listed in the table, please contact the relevant Admissions Team for guidance.

Undergraduate Entry Requirements

 

Country

Flag

Qualification

Requirement

 Australia

  Australian Flag

 Admissions Tertiary Rank 

Percentile ranking between 98.5 and 99.5 in the Admissions Tertiary Rank, accompanied by the relevant school leaving certificate

 Australia

  Australian Flag

 Queensland Overall Position

Band 1 position in the Overall Position ranking, accompanied by the Queensland Certificate of Education

Austria

  Austrian Flag

Matura/Reifeprufungzeugnis

Scores of 1 (sehr gut) in  the majority of subjects and in specified relevant subjects

Belgium

  Belgian Flag

Diploma van Hoger Secundair Onderwijs/Certificat d'Enseignement Secondaire Supérieur/Abschlusszeugnis der Oberstufe des Sekundarunterrichts

Overall score of 8 out of 10 (80%) or better, and scores of 9 out of 10 (90%) where required in relevant subjects

Canada

  Canadian Flag

Provincial School Leaving Qualification e.g. High School Graduation Diploma/Completion Certificate

Scores of 85%-90% both overall and in relevant Grade 12 subjects as required

Caribbean

  Caribbean Islands

Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Examination (CAPE)

Six units, with at least two double-unit courses with Grade 1 (AAA) in both units

Croatia 

  Croatian Flag

Svjedodžba o Maturi/Matura

Scores of 5 (odlican) in relevant subjects and, where required, in the majority of subjects

Cyprus

  Cypriot Flag

Apolytirion

Scores of 19/20 overall, with 19/20 in relevant subjects, plus at least two additional GCE A-Levels in relevant subjects

Czech Republic

  Flag of the Czech Republic

Maturitni Zkouška / Maturita

Scores of 1 (výborný) in relevant subjects and, where required, in the majority of subjects

Denmark

  Danish Flag

Studentereksamen/Hjere Forberedelseseksamen

Overall score of 10-11/12, and similar scores in relevant subjects

Estonia

  Estonian Flag

Gümnaasiumi Lõputunnistus with Riigieksamitunnistus

Overall scores 5, with 5 in relevant subjects in the Gmnaasiumi lputunnistus and confirmation of the award of the Riigieksamitunnistus

Europe

  EU Flag

European Baccalaureate

Scores of 80%-85% overall, with scores of 8.0-8.5 in relevant subjects

Finland

  Finnish Flag

Ylioppilastutkinto / Studentexamen

At least four subjects above the grade of 6 (Eximia cum laude approbatur, Exceptionally good), and at least 2 subjects with a grade of 7 (Laudatur, excellent)

France

  French Flag

French Baccalaureate

Overall score of 15/16, with 15/16 required in relevant subjects

Germany

  German Flag

Abitur

Overall score of 1.5 or better, with 13/14 in individual subjects

Greece

  Greek Flag

Apolytirion of Geniko Lykeio

Overall score of 19/20, with 19/20 in relevant subjects; GCE A-Levels in relevant subjects may also be required

Hong Kong

  Flag of Hong Kong

Hong Kong Advanced Level Examinations (HKALE)

Same standard offers as GCE A-Level offers

Hong Kong

  Flag of Hong Kong

Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE)

3 elective subjects, with grades of 5* and 5

Hungary

  Hungarian Flag

Matura

Overall score of 5, and scores of 5 in relevant subjects

Iceland

  Icelandic Flag

Studentspróf

Overall score of 8 or better, and scores of 8 in relevant subjects

India

  Flag of India  

CISCE - ISC (Council for Indian School Certificate Examination - Indian School Certificate) Class XII
CBSE – AISSE (Central Board of Secondary Education – All India Senior School Examination) Class XII

90% overall across five subjects with a score of 90/95% in relevant subjects

Good performance in JEE

Iran

  Iranian Flag

Pre-University Certificate (Peeshdaneshgahe)/National Entrance Exam (Kunkur)

Overall score of 18/19+ in the Pre-University Certificate and 80% in the Kunkur

Ireland

  Irish Flag

Irish Leaving Certificate

Grades of AAAABB-AAAAAA

Israel

  Israeli Flag

Bagrut

Overall score of 9/10, or 90%, with high scores in at least three relevant subjects taken at the 5 unit level

Italy

  Italian Flag

Diploma Di Esame Di Stato

Overall score of 95%+, with scores of 9+ in relevant subjects

Liechtenstein

  Flag of Liechtenstein

Matura

Scores of 6 in relevant subjects

Luxembourg

  Flag of Luxembourg

Diplôme de Fin d'Etudes Secondaires

Scores of 50-55 overall and in specific subjects

Malaysia

  Malaysian Flag

Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (Malaysian Higher School Certificate)

Same standard offers as GCE A-Level offers

Malta

  Maltese Flag

Matriculation Certificate

A grades in the two Advanced Level subjects, and at least two relevant intermediate subjects. Departments may also ask for an additio nal GCE A-level, alongside the Matriculation Certificate

Monaco

  Flag of Monaco

Baccalaureat

Overall grades of 16/20 overall, with high scores in relevant subjects

Montenegro

  Flag of Montenegro

Matura

Overall score of 4.5+/5

Morocco

  Flag of Morocco

Baccalauréat de l'Enseignment Secondaire

Overall score of 18/20 with scores of 18 in relevant subjects

Netherlands

  Dutch Flag

VWO (Voorbereidend wetenschappelijk onderwijs)

Overall score of 9/10, with scores of 9/10 in relevant subjects

New Zealand

  Flag of New Zealand

National Certificate in Educational Achievement (NCEA) Level 3

Excellent in the majority of subjects and in specific relevant subjects

Norway

  Flag of Norway

Vitnemål fra dan videregående opplæring

Overall score of 5.0+ and in relevant subjects

Poland

  Polish Flag

Matura 

85-90% in relevant subjects, taken at Advanced Level

Portugal

  Flag of Portugal

Diploma de Ensino Secundário

Overall score of 18+/20, with scores of 18+/20 in relevant subjects

Romania

  Romanian Flag

Diploma de Bacalaureat

Overall score of 9+/10, with scores of 9+/10 in relevant subjects

Serbia

  Serbian Flag

Matura

Overall score of 4.5+/5

Singapore

  Flag of Singapore

Singapore/Cambridge GCE A level

Same standard offers as GCE A-Level offers

Slovakia

  Slovakian Flag

Vysvedcenie o MaturitÅ„a Skúška/Maturita

Grades of výborný in relevant subjects, paying particular attention to the Mathematics content of the Maturita

Slovenia

  Slovenian Flag

Maturitetno Spricevalo

Overall grade of 5 and 5 in relevant subjects

Spain

  Spanish Flag

Titulo de Bachiller

Overall grades of 8.5-9+/10, with 8.5-9+/10 in relevant subjects

Sweden

Swedish Flag

Avgångsbetyg /Fullständigt Slutbetyg från Gymnasieskolan

Grades of A in relevant subjects

Switzerland

  Swiss Flag

Maturitätszeugnis/ Eidgenössisch Anerkanntes Kantonales Maturitätszeugnis, Baccalauréat/Certificat De Maturité/Certificat De Maturité Cantonal Reconnu Par La Confédérati on, Attestato Di Maturità/Attestato Di Maturità Cantonale Riconosciuto Dalla Confederazione

Overall grades of 5.0, with 5.0 in relevant subject

Turkey

  Turkish Flag

Anadolu Lisesi Diplomasi (Anatolian High School Diploma)

Overall GPA of 5 and 5 in the majority of subjects

United Kingdom

  British Flag

A-Levels

Standard offers between AAA and A*A*A: please see individual programmes for specific requirements. For information regarding the upcoming changes to A-levels please read our Statement on A-level Reform‌.‌ Please note A-level Use of Mathematics cannot take the place of A-level Mathematics, where Mathematics is specified as a required subject. 

United Kingdom

  British Flag

Cambridge Pre-U

D2 will replace A* in the standard A-Level offer, D3 will replace A: please see individual programmes for specific requirements

United Kingdom

  British Flag

Scottish Advanced Highers

Standard offers between AAB and AAA: please see individual programmes for specific requirements. 

USA 

  American Flag

Advanced Placement

Minimum of 3 AP tests, with Grades of 5 

Worldwide

  Globe

International Baccaulaureate

Overall scores of 38-42, with scores of 6-7 in relevant subjects. Please note Mathematical Studies cannot take the place of Mathematics, where Mathematics is specified as a required subject. 

 

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