# Country-specific information

Some of our entry requirements are specific to particular countries, so please read our guidance about which qualifications you will need to study Chemical Engineering at Manchester. The entry requirements listed below are for September 2023 entry and are subject to review each academic year.

This page relates to undergraduate entry requirements only. If you are looking for postgraduate country information, or your country is not listed, please contact the relevant admissions team.

## Canada

### Qualification

Alberta High School Diploma

**MEng with IE**

Pass with at least five grade 12 subjects numbered 30 or 31 which must include grade 12 Mathematics or Calculus (including grade 12 AP Calculus AB), and at least one from grade 12 Physics or Chemistry. 90% is required in one and 85% in the other and 85% in three further grade 12 academic subjects

**MEng/BEng**

Pass with at least five grade 12 subjects numbered 30 or 31 which must include 85% in grade 12 Mathematics or Calculus (including grade 12 AP Calculus AB), 85% in grade 12 Physics or Chemistry and 85% in three further grade 12 academic subjects

### Qualification

Canada British Columbia Secondary School Diploma

**MEng with IE**

Pass with at least five grade 12 subjects which must include grade 12 Mathematics or Calculus (including grade 12 AP Calculus AB), and at least one from grade 12 Physics or Chemistry. 90% is required in one and 85% in the other and 85% in three further grade 12 academic subjects

**MEng/BEng**

Pass with at least five grade 12 subjects which must include 85% in grade 12 Mathematics or Calculus (including grade 12 AP Calculus AB), 85% in grade 12 Physics or Chemistry and 85% in three further grade 12 academic subjects

### Qualification

Nova Scotia High School Graduation Diploma

**MEng with IE**

Pass with at least five grade 12 subjects which must include grade 12 Mathematics or Calculus (including grade 12 AP Calculus AB), and at least one from grade 12 Physics or Chemistry. 90% is required in one and 85% in the other and 85% in three further grade 12 academic subjects

**MEng/BEng**

Pass with at least five grade 12 subjects which must include 85% in grade 12 Mathematics or Calculus (including grade 12 AP Calculus AB), 85% in grade 12 Physics or Chemistry and 85% in three further grade 12 academic subjects

### Qualification

Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD)

**MEng with IE**

Pass with 90% overall and 85% from each of six grade 12 subjects at 4U or 4M which must include: Advanced Functions, Calculus & Vectors and at least one from Physics or Chemistry

**MEng/BEng**

Pass with 85% overall and 85% from each of six grade 12 subjects at 4U or 4M which must include: Advanced Functions, Calculus & Vectors and at least one from Physics or Chemistry

## China

### Qualification

Senior High School Diploma

**MEng with IE / MEng / BEng**

Applicants who have completed the Senior High School Diploma are required to undertake a suitable, recognised Foundation Year. Please contact the department.

## European Baccalaureate

### Qualification

European Baccalaureate

**MEng with IE**

Pass with 83% overall with scores of 8.5 in three written subjects, including Mathematics and at least one from Physics or Chemistry.

**MEng/BEng**

Pass with 80% overall with scores of 8.5, 8.5, 8.0 in three written subjects, including Mathematics and at least one from Physics or Chemistry.

## France

### Qualification

Diplôme du Baccalauréat Général (Science Pathway)

**MEng with IE**

Obtain 16 out of 20 overall with 16 15 15 in Mathematics, one from Physics or Chemistry and one other subject.

**MEng/BEng**

Obtain 15 out of 20 overall with 15 15 15 in Mathematics, one from Physics or Chemistry and one other subject.

### Qualification

Option International du Baccalauréat (OIB)

**MEng with IE**

Obtain an average of 15 out of 20 with grades of 15, 14, 14 including Specialty Mathematics and Physics & Chemistry

**MEng/BEng**

Obtain an average of 14 out of 20 with grades of 14, 14, 14 including Specialty Mathematics and Physics & Chemistry

## Greece

### Qualification

Apolytirion of Geniko Lykeio with PanHellenic examinations (or A-levels)

**MEng with IE**

Pass with an overall average of 18.5 out of 20 including 19 in year 3 Mathematics and 19 in Year 3 Physics or Chemistry. Along with either grades A*, A in A Level Mathematics and in Physics or Chemistry or scores of 19, 18 in Maths and Science Panhellenic Examination

**MEng/BEng**

Pass with an overall average of 18 out of 20 including 18 in year 3 Mathematics and 18 in Year 3 Physics or Chemistry. Along with either grades A, A in A Level Mathematics and in Physics or Chemistry or scores of 18, 18 in Maths and Science Panhellenic Examination

## Hong Kong

### Qualification

Hong Kong Advanced Level Certificate

**MEng with IE**

A*AA including Maths and at least one from Physics or Chemistry

**MEng/BEng**

AAA including Maths and at least one from Physics or Chemistry

### Qualification

Hong Kong Diploma of HE

**MEng with IE / MEng / BEng**

Accepted but assessed on a case by case basis. Please contact the Department

### Qualification

Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE)

**MEng with IE**

Obtain 5 in Core Maths, 5*,5*, 5 in Extended Maths (M1 Calculus and Statistics or M2 Algebra and Calculus), at least one from Physics or Chemistry and a fourth subject excluding Liberal Studies

**MEng/BEng**

Obtain 5 in Core Maths, 5*,5, 5 in Extended Maths (M1 Calculus and Statistics or M2 Algebra and Calculus), at least one from Physics or Chemistry and a fourth subject excluding Liberal Studies

## India

### Qualification

Grade XII examinations awarded by CBSE or ISC National Boards

**MEng with IE**

Obtain an overall average of at least 90% including 90, 85 in Mathematics (Applied Maths is not accepted) and one from Physics or Chemistry

**MEng/BEng**

Obtain an overall average of 85% overall including 85% in Mathematics (Applied Maths is not accepted) and 85% in Physics or Chemistry

### Qualification

Grade XII examinations awarded by Gujarat, Karnataka, Maharashtra or Tamil Nadu State Boards

**MEng with IE**

Obtain an overall average of at least 95% including 95, 90 in Mathematics (Applied Maths is not accepted) and one from Physics or Chemistry.

**MEng/BEng**

Obtain an overall average of at least 90% overall including 90% in Mathematics (Applied Maths is not accepted) and 90% in Physics or Chemistry.

### Qualification

Grade XII examinations awarded by West Bengal State Board

**MEng with IE**

Obtain an overall average of at least 85% including 85, 80 in Mathematics (Applied Maths is not accepted) and one from Physics or Chemistry.

**MEng/BEng**

Obtain an overall average of 80% overall including 80% in Mathematics (Applied Maths is not accepted) and 80% in Physics or Chemistry.

## Italy

### Qualification

Diploma Di Esame Di Stato (on the scientific pathway)

**MEng with IE**

Pass with an overall average of 95% including 95, 90 in Mathematics and one from Physics or Chemistry.

**MEng/BEng**

Pass with an overall average of 95% including 90% in Mathematics and 90% in Physics or Chemistry.

## Malaysia

### Qualification

Malaysian Certifcate of Education - Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM)

**MEng with IE / MEng / BEng**

Not suitable for first year entry. Refer to Foundation Year.

### Qualification

Malaysian High School Certificate - Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM)

**MEng with IE**

Achieve overall GPA of 3.75 in STPM with grades AAA including Mathematics and one from Physics or Chemistry.

**MEng/BEng**

Achieve overall GPA of 3.58 in STPM with grades AAA including Mathematics and one form Physics or Chemistry.

### Qualification

3 year Diploma (after SPM)

**MEng with IE / MEng / BEng**

Accepted but assessed on a case by case basis. Please contact the Department

## Pakistan

### Qualification

Pakistan High School Certificate

**MEng with IE / MEng / BEng**

Applicants who have completed the High School Certificate are required to undertake a suitable, recognised Foundation Year. Please contact the department.

## Poland

### Qualification

Swiadectwo Dojrzalosci (Certificate of Maturity)

**MEng with IE**

Award of New Matura with an overall average of at least 80%, with 85% in two extended level subjects and 90% in another one. Extended subjects to include Mathematics and at least one from Physics or Chemistry.

**MEng/BEng**

Award of New Matura with an overall average of at least 80%, with 85% in 3 extended level subjects, including Mathematics and at least one from Physics or Chemistry.

## Saudi Arabia

### Qualification

l-Thanawaya Al-Aama or Tawjihi

**MEng with IE / MEng / BEng**

Applicants who have completed the l-Thanawaya Al-Aama or Tawjihi are required to undertake a suitable, recognised Foundation Year. Please contact the department.

## Singapore

### Qualification

Singapore A-Level at H2 Level

**MEng with IE**

AAA including Maths and Physics

**MEng/BEng**

AAA including Maths and at least one from Physics or Chemistry

### Qualification

NUS High School Diploma

**MEng with IE / MEng / BEng**

Accepted but assessed on a case by case basis. Please contact the Department

## Spain

### Qualification

Titulo de Bachiller (LOGSE)

**MEng with IE**

Pass with an overall average grade of 9.5 with grades 9 ,9, 9 which must include Maths and at least one from Physics or Chemistry plus one other subject.

**MEng/BEng**

Pass with an overall average grade of 9 with grades 9,9,9 which must include Maths and at least one from Physics or Chemistry plus one other subject.

## Turkey

### Qualification

Lise Diplomasi

Lycee Diploma

Turkish Private Anatolian High School diploma.

Must be attending a private high school on the University of Manchester's approved list.

**MEng with IE**

Obtain Lise Diplomasi with 87% overall from the final three years and 87% in one of Grade 12 Mathematics or Grade 12 Physics or Chemistry, and 85% in the other.

**MEng/BEng**

Obtain Lise Diplomasi with 85% overall from the final three years. This must include 85% in Grade 12 Mathematics and 85% in Grade 12 Physics or Chemistry.

## United States of America

### Qualifications

Advanced Placement (APs)

**MEng with IE / MEng / BEng**

Pass Advanced Placement examinations with grades 5, 5, 5. This must include Calculus BC and at least one from Physics (Physics 2, Physics B or Physics C Mechanics are all accepted) or Chemistry and one other AP subject (excluding Calculus AB, Chemistry 1 or Physics 1)