School of Languages, Linguistics and Film

To Apply and Entry Requirements

Apply to start in January

Apply to start in September

When making your application, you must include:

  • Degree/Diploma Transcripts
  • English Language Certificates 
  • Academic References
  • Personal Statement

If you have any questions about the application process, please contact: foundationprogrammes@qmul.ac.uk

Please note: If you apply for a programme but are not able to arrive in time, we can defer your place to the next start date.

The following is the entry requirements for the QM Premasters – the Graduate Diploma in Humanities and Social Science and the Graduate Diploma in Finance and Economics.  For specific China Requirements – please see below.

Published Entry Requirements:

“A full first degree in a relevant subject at the equivalent of at least a pass in a UK undergraduate degree.  Awards with failed modules in the final year of academic study will be considered on a case by case basis at the discretion of the academic department;  

OR a qualification in a relevant subject at the level of a UK HE Diploma (Level 5) with at least 55% overall or the overseas equivalent.  Awards with failed modules in the final year of academic study will be considered on a case by case basis at the discretion of the academic department.”

English Language Requirements:

  • IELTS 6.0 overall with minimum 5.5 in every component (W, R, L, S).
  • Foundations Pre-sessional requirements – a Secure English Language Test (SELT) from an approved test centre required with score of IELTS 5.5 with minimum 5.0 in every component (W, R, L, S).

(Note that the Foundations Pre-sessional is a 9 week programme and is different from the standard 9 week Pre-sessional programme).