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, however, this may vary from course to course.
If you are unsure of your qualifications or entry requirements please contact the International Office.