If you have graduated from the national high school system, you will be required to successfully complete a one year International Foundation Programme before entering Cardiff University's undergraduate programmes.
You will be required to successfully complete the Certificate of Preparatory Education with an overall average of 85% and at least 85% in key subject areas to qualify for the International Foundation Programme.
You will be required to have good A-level scores or the equivalent of the International Baccalaureate Diploma to be considered for admission on to Cardiff University's undergraduate degree programmes.
Postgraduate taught courses
If you have completed a four year undergraduate honours degree or equivalent, from a recognised University, with an overall grade of 70% + or equivalent, you will be considered for entry to Cardiff University's postgraduate courses.
Postgraduate research programmes
To be considered for postgraduate research courses, you will be required to have a good master's degree from a recognised university in Iraq, with an overall grade of 70% or above.
A relevant English language qualification is also required — normally a minimum of 6.5 IELTS or TOEFL 575 (230 CBT), however, this may vary from course to course.
If you are unsure of your qualifications or entry requirements please contact the International Office.