Entry requirements, scholarships and keeping in touch for students from Austria.
For all courses (with the exception of those listed below) students would usually be required to have completed the Reifeprüfung/Matura with a minimum grade of 3/Befriedigend. If a course requires a specific subject at grade B at SQA Higher then grade 2 in that subject will be required.
For Nursing/Veterinary Nursing minimum entry requirements – please contact email@example.com
Award of Diploma with between 26 and 29 points or above depending on the course you choose to apply for. If a course requires a specific subject at grade B at SQA Higher then grade 5 or above in HL is required. Please see each individual course webpage for specific entry requirements.
Pass with between 60 and 70% depending on the course you choose to apply for. If a course requires a specific subject at grade B at SQA Higher than 70% is required. Please see each individual course webpage for specific entry requirements.
Students are required to have a Bachelor degree (British Bachelor (Honours) degree standard) OR Fachhochschuldiplom / Diplom (FH) (British Bachelor degree standard) at a mark of 2.7/5.0 or above which is equivalent to a 2:2. Note that ‘1’ is the highest mark. Kurzstudium qualifications are also accepted at 2.7/5.0 or above but would require 5 years’ work experience. A 2.5/5 or above grade would be equivalent to a 2:1.
Students from Austria are required to have obtained English at grade 2. Alternatively, you can sit an English language test to gain entry to the University.
Find the approved English tests and scores we accept on our English Language Requirements page.
We also offer various pre-sessional English language programmes for applicants who have test results below the programme requirement.
Some courses may require a higher English language score. Please search for the course you're interested in to find out more.