We have been welcoming Kuwaiti students to our campuses for the past 4 years.

Our first recorded Kuwaiti student graduated with degree in Business Studies in 2009. Popular programmes for Kuwaiti students at undergraduate level include the CCCU International Foundation Programme progressing on to our wide variety of Business programmes in year 1. At postgraduate level MA Education, MA Early Years & MA Music, plus our variety of English language courses attract a great many applications.

We continue to value students and partners from Kuwait and would love to meet you on one of our upcoming trips.

If you are interested in making an application or want to discuss our services and partnership development in more detail please contact the International Admissions Team.

Visits to your country

Our International Office makes regular visits to Kuwait; providing a great opportunity for you to meet with Canterbury Christ Church University staff in person to get information and advice on applying to join our international student community:

  • Courses and entry requirements
  • How to make your application
  • Tuition fees
  • Accommodation options
  • Living and studying in Canterbury

Academic requirements

CCCU Entry Point Minimum Qualification/Grade
Bachelor Degree

Direct to CCCU:

Students completing school education in Kuwait will be expected to complete IFC or IFY pathways before joining UG studies at CCCU
Master's Degree Bachelor degree 

For programmes requiring a 2:1: 
CGPA 2.67/4.0 or Grade B- 

For programmes requiring a 2:2: 
CGPA 2.33 or Grade C+
PhD Masters Degree

English requirements

All applicants for undergraduate programmes will need a minimum English level of IELTS or equivalent 6.0 overall, with no less than 6.0 in writing and no less than 5.5 in all other bands. Some programmes require 6.5/7.0 – please contact the International Office if you are unsure of your course requirement.

For postgraduate entry all applicants will need a minimum of IELTS 6.5 with no less than 6.0 in writing and no less than 5.5 in all other bands or equivalent. Some courses have a higher requirement – please contact the International Office if you are unsure of your course requirement.

For International Foundation entry all applicants will need a minimum of IELTS 5.0 or equivalent, with no less than 5.0 in writing and no less than 4.0 in all other bands.

If you have taken an IGCSE exam in English and have a Grade C, this will also usually be acceptable for most undergraduate courses.

We are also able to consider some non-UK English qualifications for entry. The International Admissions Team will advise if they are able to accept your English language qualification once you have applied.

Our representatives

If you are applying from India, please contact our representatives to make your application

AH&Z Associates Ltd (Kuwait Office)

Any enquiry, please contact Zahirul Islam

Email: mailto:srilanka@ahzassociates.co.uk

Bridges to International Knowledge 

Dr Eid Alharbi 

Al-Oula Tower, Building No 3,
Office No 5, 2nd Floor,
Beirut Street, Hawalli, 

Tel +965 2262 1445 

Email eidalharbi@b2-ik.com 

Website www.b2-ik.com

Neuron Educare Limited

Contact: Md. Intezamul Hoque  

Address: 7-8 Devenant Street, London E1 5NB

Tel +44 207 375 0332

Email info@neuroneducare.co.uk

Website: http://www.neuroneducare.co.uk

SchoolApply Ltd

Address: Office 12A01, 1 Lake Plaza, Cluster T Jumeirah Lake Towers, Dubai

Tel: +971 4245 2700

Email: applications@schoolapply.com

Website: www.schoolapply.com

InterGreat Education Group Ltd

Colin Chen
29 Threadneedle Street 
Tel: 0203 856 8180
Email:  admissions@intergreat.com
Web: www.ukuni.net

Whitehall Education Limited


Abrar Ahmed

Park House 
Park Square West 
LS1 2PW 
Tel: +44 (0) 113 357 1125 
Fax:  +44 (0) 113 357 1126 
Email:  info@whitehalleducation.com
Web:  www.whitehalleducation.com