Entry Requirements

Entry Requirements

The information below is provided as a guide only and does not guarantee entry to the University of Aberdeen. For information relating to your degree please check the online prospectus for specific requirements.


The University of Aberdeen welcomes applications from students from Colombia presenting a range of qualifications including

  • GCE A Levels
  • US High School Diploma (with other standardised tests including the SAT, ACT or APs)
  • International Baccalaureate

Students presenting the Colombian high school diploma are normally required to complete a recognised Foundation year programme for admission to undergraduate study.

Medicine: For detailed information, please click here.

Postgraduate: Typically we require a Licenciado which is deemed equivalent to a UK Bachelors degree. A score of 3.5 from a well ranked public institution is considered comparable to a UK 2.1, while a score of 3.0 is considered comparable to a UK 2.2.