Australia
Tertiary Entrance Ranking
Compulsory subjects
At least one of: Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Physics or Statistics. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).
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entry requirements for Australia
Austria
Reifezeugnis (Matura)
Compulsory subjects
At least one of: Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Physics or Statistics. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).
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qualifications from Austria
Belgium
Certificat D
Compulsory subjects
At least one of: Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Physics or Statistics. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).
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qualifications from Belgium
Brazil
Brazil
Compulsory subjects
At least one of: Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Physics or Statistics. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).
See our Entry Requirements for applicants with
qualifications from Brazil
Bulgaria
School Leaving Certificate
Compulsory subjects
At least one of: Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Physics or Statistics. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).
See our Entry Requirements for applicants with
qualifications from Bulgaria
Canada
Secondary School Certificate/Diploma
See our Entry Requirements for applicants with
qualifications from Canada .
Chile
Chile
Compulsory subjects
At least one of: Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Physics or Statistics. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).
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International Entry requirements page for further details and contact information for the Admissions Office.
China
Entry Requirements
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International Entry Requirements for guidance on qualifications from China
Cyprus
Apolytirion
Compulsory subjects
At least one of: Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Physics or Statistics. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).
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International Entry requirements page for further details and contact information for the Admissions Office.
Czech Republic
Maturita
Compulsory subjects
At least one of: Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Physics or Statistics. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).
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Denmark
Studentereksamen or Hjere Forberedelseseksamen
Compulsory subjects
At least one of: Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Physics or Statistics. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).
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Estonia
Gmnaasiumi lputunnistus (Secondary School Leaving Certificate)
Compulsory subjects
At least one of: Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Physics or Statistics. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).
See our International Entry requirements page for further details and contact information for the Admissions Office
Finland
Ylioppilastutkinto/Studentexamen (National Matriculation)
Compulsory subjects
At least one of: Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Physics or Statistics. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).
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qualifications from Finland
France
Baccalaureat (including the option internationale baccalaureat)
Compulsory subjects
At least one of: Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Physics or Statistics. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).
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qualifications from France
Germany
Abitur
Compulsory subjects
At least one of: Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Physics or Statistics. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).
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Ghana
School Leaving Certificate
Compulsory subjects
At least one of: Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Physics or Statistics. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).
See our International Entry requirements page for further details and contact information for the Admissions Office.
Greece
Apolytirion
Compulsory subjects
At least one of: Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Physics or Statistics. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).
See our Entry Requirements for applicants with qualifications from Greece
Hong Kong
Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE)
Compulsory subjects
At least one of: Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Physics or Statistics. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).
See our Entry Requirements for applicants with the HKDSE
Hungary
Erettsegi
Compulsory subjects
At least one of: Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Physics or Statistics. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).
See our Entry Requirements for applicants with qualifications from Hungary
India
School Leaving Certificate
Compulsory subjects
At least one of: Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Physics or Statistics. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).
See our Entry Requirements for applicants with
qualifications from India
Iran
School Leaving Certificate
Compulsory subjects
At least one of: Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Physics or Statistics. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).
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International Entry requirements page for further details and contact information for the Admissions Office.
Ireland
Irish Leaving Certificate (Higher level unless otherwise stated)
Six subjects at Higher Level with grades of A1 A2 A2 A2 B1 B1 including grade B in at least one of Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science at grade A2. Additionally, if not offered at Higher Level, Ordinary Level grade B in Mathematics.
Discover more: see our Ireland pages.
Italy
Esame di Stato
Compulsory subjects
At least one of: Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Physics or Statistics. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).
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qualifications from Italy
Japan
School Leaving Certificate
Compulsory subjects
At least one of: Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Physics or Statistics. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).
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International Entry requirements page for further details and contact information for the Admissions Office.
Latvia
Atestats par visparejo videjo izglitibu (Certificate of General Secondary Education)
Compulsory subjects
At least one of: Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Physics or Statistics. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).
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International Entry requirements page for further details and contact information for the Admissions Office.
Lithuania
Brandos Atestatas (Maturity Certificate)
Compulsory subjects
At least one of: Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Physics or Statistics. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).
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International Entry requirements page for further details and contact information for the Admissions Office.
Luxembourg
Diplome de Fin D
Compulsory subjects
At least one of: Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Physics or Statistics. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).
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International Entry requirements page for further details and contact information for the Admissions Office.
Malaysia
Malaysia
Compulsory subjects
At least one of: Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Physics or Statistics. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).
See our Entry Requirements for applicants with
qualifications from Malaysia
Malta
Matriculation Certificate - Advanced level
Compulsory subjects
At least one of: Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Physics or Statistics. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).
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r International Entry requirements page for further details and contact information for the Admissions Office.
Mexico
Mexico
Compulsory subjects
At least one of: Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Physics or Statistics. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).
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International Entry requirements page for further details and contact information for the Admissions Office.
Moldova
School Leaving Certificate
Compulsory subjects
At least one of: Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Physics or Statistics. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).
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International Entry requirements page for further details and contact information for the Admissions Office.
Netherlands
Diploma Voorbereidend Wetenschappelijk Onderwijs (VWO)
Compulsory subjects
At least one of: Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Physics or Statistics. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).
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qualifications from the Netherlands
New Zealand
National Certificate of Educational Achievement Level 3 (NCEA)
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Nigeria
School Leaving Certificate
Compulsory subjects
At least one of: Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Physics or Statistics. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).
See our Entry Requirements for applicants with
qualifications from Nigeria
Norway
Vitnemal-videregaende opplaering (Upper Secondary Leaving Certificate)
Compulsory subjects
At least one of: Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Physics or Statistics. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).
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International Entry requirements page for further details and contact information for the Admissions Office.
Pakistan
High School Certificate (HSSC)
Compulsory subjects
At least one of: Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Physics or Statistics. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).
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International Entry requirements page for further details and contact information for the Admissions Office.
Poland
Matura
Compulsory subjects
At least one of: Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Physics or Statistics. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).
See our Entry Requirements for applicants with
qualifications from Poland
Portugal
Diploma de Ensino Secundário
Compulsory subjects
At least one of: Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Physics or Statistics. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).
See our Entry Requirements for applicants with
qualifications from Portugal
Romania
School Leaving Certificate
Compulsory subjects
At least one of: Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Physics or Statistics. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).
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International Entry requirements page for further details and contact information for the Admissions Office.
Russia
Attest o (Polnom) Srednem Obrazovanii (Certificate of Secondary Education)
Compulsory subjects
At least one of: Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Physics or Statistics. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).
See our Entry Requirements for applicants with
qualifications from Russia
Saudi Arabia
School Leaving Certificate
Compulsory subjects
At least one of: Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Physics or Statistics. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).
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International Entry requirements page for further details and contact information for the Admissions Office.
Singapore
Singapore A Level
Compulsory subjects
At least one of: Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Physics or Statistics. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).
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qualifications from Singapore
Slovakia
Vysvedcenie Maturitnej Skuska/Maturita
Compulsory subjects
At least one of: Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Physics or Statistics. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).
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International Entry requirements page for further details and contact information for the Admissions Office.
Slovenia
Maturitetno Spricevalo (Secondary School Leaving Certificate)
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South Africa
South African Senior Certificate/National Senior Certificate with Matriculation endorsement
Compulsory subjects
At least one of: Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Physics or Statistics. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).
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r International Entry requirements page for further details and contact information for the Admissions Office.
Spain
Titulo de Bachiller
Compulsory subjects
At least one of: Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Physics or Statistics. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).
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qualifications from Spain
Sweden
Fullständigt Slutbetyg (School Leaving Certificate)
Compulsory subjects
At least one of: Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Physics or Statistics. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).
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International Entry requirements page for further details and contact information for the Admissions Office.
Switzerland
Federal Maturity Certificate
Compulsory subjects
At least one of: Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Physics or Statistics. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).
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International Entry requirements page for further details and contact information for the Admissions Office.
Turkey
Lise Diplomasi (High School Diploma)
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United Kingdom
Compulsory subjects
At least one of: Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Physics or Statistics. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).
General Studies and Critical Thinking - College policy
Please note that AS/A level General Studies and Critical Thinking are not accepted by King's as one of your A or AS levels. However, if offered the grade achieved may be taken into account when considering whether or not to accept a candidate who has just fallen short of the conditions of their offer
A levels
AAB including grade B in at least one of Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science, Computing, ICT, Electronics or Statistics. Additionally, GCSE (or equivalent) grade B in Mathematics.
Access to HE Diploma
Access to Science/ Maths Diploma (or similar) with 45 Level 3 credits: 33 must be from units awarded at Distinction, with the remaining Level 3 credits at Merit. Level 3 study to focus on at least one of Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science, Computing, ICT, Electronics or Statistics. Additionally, GCSE (or equivalent Level 2 study) grade B in Mathematics.
Cambridge Pre-U
Three Pre-U Principal subjects at D3 D3 M2 including M2 in at least one of Mathematics or Physics. Additionally, GCSE (or equivalent) grade B in Mathematics.
Combinations of Pre-U principal subjects and other qualifications (such as A-levels) considered
BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma (QCF from 2010)
BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Information Technology with grades of DDD. Distinction is required in the modules:
- 'Information Systems'
- and 'Computer Systems' (core units)
plus an additional
two from:
- Database Design;
- Systems Analysis & Design;
- Mathematics for IT Practitioners; Software Design & Development
- or Event Driven Programming.
Additionally, GCSE (or equivalent) grade B in Mathematics.
Combinations of the BTEC Level 3 Diploma (with Distinction) and other qualifications (such as two A-levels) considered if containing the required subjects.
Scottish Highers & Advanced Highers
AB in Advanced Highers in addition to AAABB in 5 Highers (including grade B in at least one of Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science). Additionally, National 5 grade B or Standard Grade Credit level/Intermediate 2 required in Mathematics.
International Baccalaureate
Pass the IB Diploma with a total of at least 35 points, with three Higher Level subjects at 665 HL 5 in at least one of Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science. Additionally, GCSE (or equivalent) grade B in Mathematics. Note the total point score of 35 includes TOK/EE.
European Baccalaureate
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r International Entry requirements page for further details and contact information for the Admissions Office.
USA
Advanced Placements/SAT-R and SAT/ACT
Compulsory subjects
At least one of: Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Physics or Statistics. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).
See our Entry Requirements for applicants
from the USA and/or Advanced Placement qualifications.