Updated: Feb 12
The basic entry requirement varies by university; however, a score of 60-80 percent is considered comparable to a UK 2.1, and a score of 50-69 percent is considered comparable to a UK 2.2 grading system.
This post is only for Master's student, in a separate blog we have explained for undergraduate/Bachelor's students.
Let's have a look for different universities equivalent requirement for Indian students.
It's important to note: that different universities interpretation of 2:1 equivalency differs. If you need help applying to a particular university based on your individual need, schedule a free consultation with Shivi, we will help you guide throughout your study abroad journey.
1. King's College London
2. Imperial College London
To be considered for admission to a Master's e.g. MSc, MRes, MBA etc, applicants should normally have completed a three to four year Bachelor's degree from a mainstream university (state/federal or ‘deemed' institution) passed with a required grades.
Applicants for research should hold a three to four year Bachelor's degree and Master's degree, both passed with required grades. Integrated Master's degrees with required grades will also qualify an applicant for entry to Research.
Applicants from elite institutions (IIT, IIM'S, BITs, IISc, ISI, VIT) will be required to obtain a minimum overall average of 7 / 10 or 60%. These are the College minimum scores and particular departments may seek grades at a higher level.
Applicants from other approved institutions will be required to obtain a minimum overall average ranging from 7.5-8 / 10 or 65-70%. These are the College minimum range of required scores and particular departments may seek grades at a higher level.
3. London School of Economics (LSE)
To be considered for admission to a research programme, LSE would normally require a master's degree with a CPA/GPA of 3.3/4, 5/7, 6/8, 7/9, or 7.5/10
4. University of Warwick
For applicants looking to apply to our Postgraduate Taught or Research degrees, we would require a minimum First class or upper Second only, with minimum 60-80% depending on your institution. Applicants with a 5 year LLB from a recognized Indian institution will be considered with minimum 55-60% depending on the institution.
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5. University of Cambridge
Professional Bachelor's (at least 4 years) in professional subjects such as Agriculture, Architecture, Business Administration, Business Management, Business Studies, Computer Applications, Engineering, Fine Arts, Homoeopathic Medicine and Surgery, Law, Nursing, Pharmacy, Physiotherapy, Planning, and Technology from any institution recoganised by Ecctis or Bachelor of Arts / Science / Commerce (3-4 years) from a Well-Ranked Institution with an overall grade of 70% or CGPA 7.3+.
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