China

For degrees requiring AAA or AAB at A level:
For entry onto our degree programmes applicants are required to take the Gaokao, A Levels, or a Foundation Year programme. University credit is not accepted for entry into Year 2 of our programmes. A separate English Language qualification is also required.

Huikao: Applicants from China must have completed a minimum of two years in the Huikao (Senior Secondary School Examination). For applicants who have completed three full years in the Huikao we will accept Maths from the final year in place of GCSE Maths. An average grade of 80% is required for GCSE Grade B/5 and 90% for Grade A/7. Any student not meeting this requirement would be expected to meet our GCSE Maths requirement through an additional qualification.

Gaokao: Applicants offering the Gaokao (National College Entrance Examination (NCEE)) must achieve a minimum overall grade of 78-80% depending on chosen degree programme. These applicants are also required to have completed the Huikao with a minimum overall grade of 85%.

Alternative routes
NCUK offers an International Foundation Year at a number of locations in China. Students who have obtained the required grades from this programme will be considered for admission to all Business School programmes.

NCUK also offers a direct entry route at a number of locations including the Sino British College (SBC) in Shanghai. Students who have obtained the required grades from this programme will be considered for admission directly onto the second year of a selection of Business School programmes. Please contact ncuk@leeds.ac.uk for further information.