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    May I apply for the university in February?

    Yes, you can under the same conditions and admission criteria.

    What is the University of Hertfordshire [UH]?

    The University of Hertfordshire [UH] is the first full-fledged branch campus of a British university in Egypt that encompasses all UH schools and faculties, and brings globally accredited bachelor’s degrees from the UK to Egypt.

    The University of Hertfordshire in the UK is a vibrant, inclusive campus-based university located in Hatfield, England. UH’s vision is to be internationally renowned as the UK’s leading business-facing university. The British university campus has a vibrant student community with nearly 25 thousand students, 6 thousand students of who are international students from 130+ countries.

    What is UH’s ranking?

    The University of Hertfordshire was awarded the Golden Rating in the UK Teaching Excellence Framework in addition to the Research Project of the Year by the Higher Education Commission of the UK.

    UH was featured in The Global Ranking by Times Higher Education amongst the top 250 young universities in the world. It is also ranked the 4th in Economics, 7th in Hospitality, and 10th in Electrical Engineering in the UK.

    Will the students be required to perform degree equivalence procedures in Egypt?

    All awarded degrees by the UH hosted by GAF in Egypt are accredited by the Egyptian Ministry of Higher Education and acknowledged by all local syndicates in Egypt. The UH’s graduated students will not be required to go through any equivalency procedures as their awarded degrees are already accredited and acknowledged by the Egyptian authority. This is a reference to the presidential decree number 162, for the year 2018.

    What’s the Early Bird discount?

    The Early Bird discount is 10% discount on net fees that may be used in conjunction with other scholarships where eligible, if the student applied before March, 31st.

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    Requirements

    Admission Requirements for Foundation Year

    Thanawya Amma
    IGCSE
    American Diploma
    Canadian Diploma
    German Abitur
    French Baccalaureate
    IB
    Other Certificates

    MPharm Pharmacy

    Minimum Requirement: 85% Science Section
    IELTS: 5.0, with a minimum 4.5 in every band
    TOEFL: 45

    Pharmaceutical Science

    Minimum Requirement: 80% Science Section
    IELTS: 4.5, with a minimum 4 in every band
    TOEFL: 34

    Physiotherapy

    Minimum Requirement: 80% Science Section
    IELTS: 5.0, with a minimum 4.5 in every band
    TOEFL: 45

    Engineering

    Minimum Requirement: 80% Maths Section
    IELTS: 4.5, with a minimum 4 in every band
    TOEFL: 34

    Computer Science

    Minimum Requirement: 75% Maths Section
    IELTS: 4.5, with a minimum 4 in every band
    TOEFL: 34

    Business, Mass Communication & Creative Arts

    Minimum Requirement: 70% 
    IELTS: 4.5, with a minimum 4 in every band
    TOEFL: 34

    Due to the recent situation of COVID-19 leading to frequent changes facing IGCSE High school students and cancelations of the exams, The University of Hertfordshire has updated the Rules of Entry for students joining September 2020. For more information please call our admission office 16192

    MPharm Pharmacy

    Minimum Requirement: 5 OL subjects, grades from A to C 
    IELTS: 5.0, with a minimum of 4.5 in every band
    TOEFL: 45

    Pharmaceutical Science

    Minimum Requirement: 5 OL subjects including Chemistry and any other science subject, grades from A to C 
    IELTS: 4.5, with a minimum of 4 in every band
    TOEFL: 34

    Physiotherapy

    Minimum Requirement: 5 OL subjects including 2 science subjects, grades from A to C 
    IELTS: 5.0, with a minimum of 4.5 in every band
    TOEFL: 45

    Engineering

    Minimum Requirement: 5 OL subjects including Maths and any other engineering related subject, grades from A to C

    IELTS: 4.5, with a minimum of 4 in every band
    TOEFL: 34

    Computer Science

    Minimum Requirement: 5 OL subjects including Maths, grades from A to C 
    IELTS: 4.5, with a minimum of 4 in every band
    TOEFL: 34

    Business, Mass Communication & Creative Arts

    Minimum Requirement: 5 OL subjects, grades from A to C 
    IELTS: 4.5, with a minimum of 4 in every band
    TOEFL: 34

    MPharm Pharmacy

    Minimum Requirement:  GPA 2.7 from 8 subjects including Chemistry and any other science subject
    IELTS: 5.0, with a minimum of 4.5 in every band.
    TOEFL: 45

    Pharmaceutical Science

    Minimum Requirement: GPA 2.5 from 8 subjects including Chemistry and any other science subject
    IELTS: 4.5, with a minimum of 4 in every band
    TOEFL: 34

    Physiotherapy

    Minimum Requirement: GPA 2.5  from 8 subjects including 2 science subjects
    IELTS: 5.0, with a minimum of 4.5 in every band.
    TOEFL: 45

    Engineering

    Minimum Requirement: GPA 2.5 from 8 subjects including Maths and any other engineering related subject
    IELTS: 4.5, with a minimum of 4 in every band
    TOEFL: 34

    Computer Science

    Minimum Requirement: GPA 2.0 from 8 subjects are considered including Maths and any other science subject
    IELTS: 4.5, with a minimum of 4 in every band
    TOEFL: 34

    Business, Mass Communication & Creative Arts

    Minimum Requirement: GPA 2.0 from 8 subjects 
    IELTS: 4.5, with a minimum of 4 in every band
    TOEFL: 34

    MPharm Pharmacy

    Minimum Requirement: 8 subjects’ overall score of 65% (A to C) including 2 science subjects 
    IELTS: 5.0, with a minimum of 4.5 in every band
    TOEFL: 45

    Pharmaceutical Science

    Minimum Requirement: 8 subjects’ overall score of 65% (A to C) including Chemistry and any other science subject
    IELTS: 4.5, with a minimum score of 4 in every band
    TOEFL: 34

    Physiotherapy

    Minimum Requirement: 8 subjects’ overall score of 65% (A to C) including Chemistry and any other science subject
    IELTS: 5.0, with a minimum 4.5 in every band
    TOEFL: 45

    Engineering

    Minimum Requirement: 8 subjects’ overall score of 65% (A to C) including Maths and any other engineering related subject
    IELTS: 4.5, with a minimum score of 4 in every band
    TOEFL: 34

    Computer Science

    Minimum Requirement: 8 subjects’ overall score of 65% (A to C) including Maths and any other engineering related subject. 
    IELTS: 4.5, with a minimum score of 4 in every band
    TOEFL: 34

    Business, Mass Communication & Creative Arts

    Minimum Requirement: 8 subjects’ overall score of 60% (A to C)
    IELTS: 4.5, with a minimum score of 4 in every band
    TOEFL: 34

    MPharm Pharmacy

    Minimum Requirement: Minimum average of 4, two qualifying subjects are required including Chemistry, and any other science subject.                                                                                                          IELTS: 5.0, with a minimum of 4.5 in every band
    TOEFL: 45

    Pharmaceutical Science

    Minimum Requirement: Minimum average of 4, two qualifying subjects are required including Chemistry, and any other science subject. 
    IELTS: 4.5, with a minimum of 4 in every band
    TOEFL: 34

    Physiotherapy

    Minimum Requirement: Minimum average of 4, two qualifying science subjects are required.
    IELTS: 5.0, with a minimum of 4.5 in every band
    TOEFL: 45

    Engineering

    Minimum Requirement: Minimum average of 4, two qualifying subjects are required including Maths, and any other engineering related subject. 
    IELTS: 4.5, with a minimum of 4 in every band
    TOEFL: 34

    Computer Science

    Minimum Requirement: Minimum average of 4, two qualifying subjects are required including Maths, and any other science subject. 
    IELTS: 4.5, with a minimum of 4 in every band
    TOEFL: 34

    Business, Mass Communication & Creative Arts

    Minimum Requirement: Minimum average of 4
    IELTS: 4.5, with a minimum score of 4 in every band
    TOEFL: 34

    MPharm Pharmacy

    Minimum Requirement: 7 subjects’ overall score 10/20 including Chemistry and any other science subject
    IELTS: 5.0, with a minimum of 4.5 in every band
    TOEFL: 45

    Pharmaceutical Science

    Minimum Requirement: 7 subjects’ overall score 10/20 including Chemistry and any other science subject
    IELTS: 4.5, with a minimum of 4 in every band
    TOEFL: 34

    Physiotherapy

    Minimum Requirement: 7 subjects’ overall score 10/20 including 2 science subjects
    IELTS: 5.0, with a minimum of 4.5 in every band
    TOEFL: 45

    Engineering

    Minimum Requirement: 7 subjects’ overall score 10/20 including Maths and any other engineering related subject
    IELTS: 4.5, with a minimum of 4 in every band
    TOEFL: 34

    Computer Science

    Minimum Requirement: 7 subjects’ overall score 10/20 including Maths and any other engineering related subject
    IELTS: 4.5, with a minimum of 4 in every band
    TOEFL: 34

    Business, Mass Communication & Creative Arts

    Minimum Requirement: 7 subjects’ overall score 10/20
    IELTS: 4.5, with a minimum of 4 in every band
    TOEFL: 34

    MPharm Pharmacy

    Minimum Requirement: Pass IB (24 points) in 6 subjects to include Chemistry and any other science subject
    IELTS: 5.0, with a minimum of 4.5 in every band
    TOEFL: 45

    Pharmaceutical Science

    Minimum Requirement: Pass IB (24 points) in 6 subjects to include Chemistry and any other science subject
    IELTS: 4.5, with a minimum of 4 in every band
    TOEFL: 34

    Physiotherapy

    Minimum Requirement: Pass IB (24 points) in 6 subjects to include 2 science subjects.
    IELTS: 5.0, with a minimum 4.5 in every band
    TOEFL: 45

    Engineering

    Minimum Requirement: Pass IB (24 points) in 6 subjects to include Maths and any other engineering related subject
    IELTS: 4.5, with a minimum of 4 in every band
    TOEFL: 34

    Computer Science

    Minimum Requirement: Pass IB (24 points) in 6 subjects to include Maths and any other science subject
    IELTS: 4.5, with a minimum score of 4 in every band
    TOEFL: 34

    Business, Mass Communication & Creative Arts

    Minimum Requirement: Pass IB (20 points) in 5 subjects
    IELTS: 4.5, with a minimum of 4 in every band
    TOEFL: 34

     Azhar Certificates*, Arab Countries Certificates & any other equivalent certificates 
    *Overall scores percentage for Azhar applicants exclude religious subjects

    MPharm Pharmacy

    Minimum Requirement: 85% Science Section
    IELTS: 5.0, with a minimum of 4.5 in every band
    TOEFL: 45

    Pharmaceutical Science

    Minimum Requirement: 80% Science Section
    IELTS: 4.5, with a minimum of 4 in every band
    TOEFL: 34

    Physiotherapy

    Minimum Requirement: 80% Science Section
    IELTS: 5.0, with a minimum of 4.5 in every band
    TOEFL: 45

    Engineering

    Minimum Requirement: 80% Maths Section
    IELTS: 4.5, with a minimum 4 in every band
    TOEFL: 34

    Computer Science

    Minimum Requirement: 75% Maths Section
    IELTS: 4.5, with a minimum of 4 in every band
    TOEFL: 34

    Business, Mass Communication & Creative Arts

    Minimum Requirement: 70% 
    IELTS: 4.5, with a minimum of 4 in every band
    TOEFL: 34

    Direct Entry

    What are the requirements of the direct entry for each programme?

    Direct Entry to Business Administration

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    English Requirements

    High School Requirements (UCAS points 96)

    1

    IELTS overall scores of 6 and a minimum of 5.5 in each band

    IGCSE
    3 A level (grade C or above) and 2 O level English and Math (grade C or above) Or 2 A level (grade A or above) and 2 Or level English and Math (grade C or above) Or its equivalent of AS level

    2

    IELTS overall scores of 6 and a minimum of 5.5 in each band

    International Baccalaureate
    3 HL subjects (grade 5 or above)
    Or 2 HL subjects (grade 6 or above)
    Or its equivalent of SL subjects

    3

    IELTS overall scores of 6 and a minimum of 5.5 in each band

    American or Canadian Diploma
    4 AP subjects (grade 4 or above)
    Or its equivalent

    Direct Entry to Mass Communications

    S.

    English Requirements

    High School Requirements (UCAS points 104)

    1

    IELTS overall scores of 6.5 and a minimum of 5.5 in each band

    IGCSE
    3 A level (grade B and C or above) and 2 O level English and Math (grade C)
    Or 2 A level (grade A* and A) and 2 O level English and Math (grade C )
    Or its equivalent of AS level

    2

    IELTS overall scores of 6.5 and a minimum of 5.5 in each band

    International Baccalaureate
    3 HL subjects (grade 5 and 6 or above)
    Or 2 HL subjects (grade 6 and 7)
    Or its equivalent of SL subjects

    3

    IELTS overall scores of 6.5 and a minimum of 5.5 in each band

    American or Canadian Diploma
    4 AP subjects (grade 4 and 5)
    Or its equivalent

    Scholarship Scheme

    Academic Merit Scholarship Scheme

    S.

    Programme

    Tuition Fees

    Merit

    Scholarship

    Scholarship Requirements of Foreign

    Certificates

    1

    MPharm (Pharmacy)

    210,000 LE

    90%—-10%

    95%—-20%

    IGCSE (overall percentage of 8 subjects)

    American diploma (overall percentage of high

    school (50%) + SAT I (50%))

    Canadian diploma (8 subjects overall

    percentage including qualifying subjects)

    French Bac. (7 subjects overall percentage

    including qualifying subjects)

    Abitur (7 subjects overall percentage including

    qualifying subjects)

    IB: 31 = 90%, 35= 95%

    2

    BSc (Hons) Pharmaceutical Science

    190,000 LE

    85%—-10%

    90%—-15%

    95%—-20%

    IGCSE (overall percentage of 8 subjects)

    American diploma (overall percentage of high

    school (50%) + SAT I (50%))

    Canadian diploma (8 subjects overall

    percentage including qualifying subjects)

    French Bac. (7 subjects overall percentage

    including qualifying subjects)

    Abitur (7 subjects overall percentage including

    qualifying subjects)

    IB: 29 = 85%, 31 = 90%, 35= 95%

    3

    Physiotherapy

    190,000 LE

    85%—-10%

    90%—-15%

    95%—-20%

    IGCSE (overall percentage of 8 subjects)

    American diploma (overall percentage of high

    school (50%) + SAT I (50%))

    Canadian diploma (8 subjects overall

    percentage including qualifying subjects)

    French Bac. (7 subjects overall percentage

    including qualifying subjects)

    Abitur (7 subjects overall percentage including

    qualifying subjects)

    IB: 29 = 85%, 31 = 90%, 35= 95%

    4

    BEng Mechanical Engineering and Mechatronics

    195,000 LE

    85%—-10%

    90%—-15%

    95%—-20%

    IGCSE (overall percentage of 8 subjects)

    American diploma (overall percentage of high

    school (50%) + SAT I (50%))

    Canadian diploma (8 subjects overall

    percentage including qualifying subjects)

    French Bac. (7 subjects overall percentage

    including qualifying subjects)

    Abitur (7 subjects overall percentage including

    qualifying subjects)

    IB: 29 = 85%, 31 = 90%, 35= 95%

    5

     

    195,000 LE

    85%—-10%

    IGCSE (overall percentage of 8 subjects)

    Join a Top 200 University Right Here in The New Capital

    The University of Hertfordshire (UH) is an exciting entrepreneurial university in the UK. UH is one of the top 200 universities under 50 years old in the world with a Gold Rating from the UK Teaching Excellence Framework.

    Here in Egypt, the Global Academic Foundation hosts the University of Hertfordshire so that you can have access to international UK programmes, professors and its practical learning methods. We’re excited for the new class of 2020, and we hope you’ll be a part of it.

    Why UH
    Global Degree
    Study In The UK

    Why UH

    The University of Hertfordshire [UH] is the first full-fledged branch campus of a British university in Egypt that encompass all UH schools and faculties and bringing globally accredited bachelor’s degrees from the UK to Egypt.

    At the University of Hertfordshire in Egypt, hosted by GAF, our high-tech, vibrant, purpose-built campus stretches over 50 acres of land to include 22 buildings in phase one, constructed over 3 phases. Student facilities, currently available in phase one, include a football court, a multipurpose court, a gym, a library, a café along with state of the art lecture theaters.

    GAF is located 5 minutes away from Hyde Park-based in the New Administrative Capital, Phase One, R5 – Code 6.

    Global Degree

    GAF students graduate with a degree from the University of Hertfordshire, directly from the UK campus. 

    Having a UH degree comes with several benefits

    • Global Reputation as one of the top 200 universities under 50 in the world
    • Global Employability with 96.5% of UH graduates is hired or in further studies within 6 months after graduation
    • Access to major work opportunities through UH connections in various industries

    GAF students are officially registered at the UK University campus with full access to all on-line resources and can attend the graduation ceremony in the UK.

    Study In The UK

    All students have the ability to apply for a study year at the UH UK campus, just 25 minutes outside of London. 

    With a world-class infrastructure and a cutting-edge modern campus, the University of Hertfordshire is uniquely designed to provide learning, research and social spaces for all students aiming to offer a balanced college experience that goes beyond study and extends to be an inspiring community experience.

    With students enrolled from nearly 90 different countries, UH is dedicated to ensuring an inclusive university culture that respects everyone from all backgrounds.

    Programmes Open
    for 2020

    Study Pharmacy

    MPharm Pharmacy
    Bsc (Hons) Pharmaceutical Sciences

    Study Physiotherapy

    BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy

    Study Business

    BA (Hons) Accounting and Finance
    BA (Hons) Business Administration
    BA (Hons) Advertising and Digital Marketing
    BSc (Hons) IT Management for Business

    Study Engineering and Computer Science

    BEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering and Mechatronics
    BEng (Hons) Civil Engineering
    Bsc (Hons) Computer Science (Artificial Intelligence)