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Teesside University has a long history of welcoming students from all over the world. Students have joined us from 107 different countries in the last four years alone. Being a student at Teesside ensures you become part of an international community that provides you with opportunities far beyond your academic programme. If you're thinking of joining us, we're here to help you every step of the way. Join a truly international University; join Teesside University.

Entry requirements

Qualification Entry requirements
For entry onto a Foundation or Extended programme, applicants require: Department of Technical Education and Vocational Training (DTEVT) Certificate with a score of 70% or Zambia School Certificate with a minimum of 3
For entry onto an Undergraduate programme, applicants require: For entry onto Year 1:
A recognised foundation programme
DTEVT Advanced Certificate at 70%
DTEVT Diploma at 70%

Advanced entry to undergraduate:
You may be considered for entry to the second year of some programmes if you have a particularly strong performance in the DTEVT Diploma in relevant subjects
You may be considered for entry to the final year of some programmes if you have a good degree from an accredited Zambian University
Decided on a case-by-case basis
For entry onto a Postgraduate programme, applicants require: Master’s degree from an accredited Zambian university with a minimum grade-point average of 2.5
English Language Requirements
See the details of our English Language requirements and pre-sessional courses


Teesside University is delighted to offer a portfolio of scholarship opportunities for international students, recognising academic merit, professional experience and diversity.