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Entry requirements for Iran

Entry requirements for Iran

Foundation programmes

The following Iranian qualifications will be considered for entry onto a Queen Mary Foundation programme:

  • Diplom-Motevasseteh

For information on applying to study for an International Foundation Year at Queen Mary, please refer to our International Foundation Year pages. 


How to apply

Details on how to apply for undergraduate courses

How to apply

Students who have successfully completed A-Levels or the International Baccalaureate will be considered for direct entry onto our undergraduate degrees. We may also consider recognised Foundation qualifications. For individual grade requirements for particular degree programmes please refer to the undergraduate study section of this website. 

The following Iranian qualifications will be considered for entry onto a Queen Mary Bachelor’s degree:

  • The Peeshdaneshgahe (Pre-University Certificate) or the Konkur (National University Entrance Examination) may be considered for direct entry to a Bachelor’s degree.
  • An Associate Degree (Kardani or Fogheh Diplom) with good grades from a recognised institution in Iran will also be considered for direct entry to an undergraduate programme.
  • Foundation in Iran from Amirkabir College of Management and Technology Tehran. Successful completion with overall 65% will allow  direct entry to 1st year for courses offered by the School of Engineering & Materials and the School of Electronic Engineering & Computer Science. For more information visit

For more detailed information on Medicine and Dentistry requirements and how to apply please refer to the Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry section of our website. Please note that the Konkur is accepted for our MBBS programme delivered in the Republic of Malta.

How to apply

Details on how to apply for postgraduate courses

How to apply


We normally consider the following qualifications for entry to our postgraduate taught programmes: Bachelor Degree from a recognised institution.

UK 1st class degree: 17.5 to 18.5 out of 20
UK 2:1 degree: 15 to 16 out of 20
UK 2:2 degree: 13.5 to 14 out of 20

Offer conditions will vary depending on the institution you are applying from.  

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