The University of Roehampton has undoubtedly the most beautiful campus in London, which means the pathway programmes available are taught in the ideal setting for you to experience London’s student life, whilst enjoying the close and friendly study environment.

Entry Requirements

At the University of Roehampton, we accept a range of international qualifications for entry to our programmes.

For Chinese students joining one of our pathway programmes, we accept the qualifications in the table below.

If you are unsure regarding your eligibility, please contact us and one of our team will be able to discuss your qualifications with you.

Programme Qualifications English language requirement
International Foundation Programme Completion of Senior Secondary School Year 3 with 60% average.  Completion of Senior Secondary School Year 2 with 70% average. Gao Kao Certificate not required. 3 term programme: IELTS 4.5 (with no single element below 4.0) from a UKVI Approved centre

2 term programme: IELTS 5.0 (with no single element below 4.5) from a UKVI Approved centre

International Year One (Business) Senior Middle 2 with a minimum grade average of 80% or Senior Middle school 3 with a minimum average of 70% or higher IELTS 5.5 (with no single band below 5.5)
Entry Requirement Equivalences


Meet us in China

Throughout the year our regional team travel to China on multiple occasions to meet with prospective students. Once the traveling dates are confirmed, the details of our trips will be available so you can arrange to meet our team in your country. In the meantime, please feel free to contact a member of your regional team – found below.

Your regional team

Carrie Yang
Senior Regional Manager
Email: carrie.yang@qa.com

Wayne Liew 
Country Manager
Email: wayne.liew@qa.com

Studying in London

As a University of Roehampton pathway student, you will be studying on a parkland campus, with great facilities, in the middle of south-west London. Studying with us will give you the best of both worlds: the community feel and safety of a traditional university campus, with the fantastic job opportunities, culture, and nightlight of one of the greatest cities in the world.

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Whether you prefer a high-end room, or a more affordable option, there is something for everyone at Roehampton. The halls of residence include some of the best value and most affordable options in London.

Click below to see our accommodation options and how to apply.

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Places of worship

London is a multicultural city and has a wide selection of places to worship. In addition to that, the University maintains its own multi-faith quiet rooms and prayer rooms on the ground floor of Queen’s Building (QB). The prayer rooms are accessible with your ID card throughout the day, and people of all faiths are very welcome to use them.

Find out more about Southlands Chaplaincy services

Alternatively, London is home to many different cultures, races and religions and those who are looking to join a local faith community have several options available to them. Many places of worship near to the University of Roehampton campus hold special student events and services, so meeting new people will be easy.

Visa & Immigration Information

For further specific guidance about coming from China to study, please visit our Visas and Immigration page below.

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Alternatively, you can contact the British Council’s China offices or our own international advice team.

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