The University of Birmingham and Uzbekistan

The University of Birmingham enjoys close links with the Republic of Uzbekistan. We have a growing number of students from Uzbekistan following a range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses.

Entry requirements
Scholarships
Visits to Uzbekistan
Student life at Birmingham
Birmingham alumni activities in Uzbekistan
Contact us
Representatives in your country

Entry requirements

The following information is for guidance only and should be used together with the University's general entrance requirements and any specific degree programme requirements.

Please note: If you have taken exams which are from another country's national education system (eg the Abitur from Germany or SAT and AP exams from the USA) you should consult the country specific section for that country for qualification equivalence information. If you are unsure about the acceptability of your qualifications for entry to Birmingham please contact us for further details.
 

Foundation

Many students who have studied in Uzbekistan have followed a 12 year education system. For admission onto an undergraduate degree programme, the University of Birmingham requires all applicants to have studied for 13 years, and therefore you may need to take a foundation year, such as the Birmingham Foundation Academy, before commencing your undergraduate programme.

Undergraduate 

The University will consider students who have taken A level examinations and the International Baccalaureate (IB) for entrance to undergraduate programmes.

Holders of the Diploma Specialist may be considered for entry to Bachelor degree courses with advanced standing. 

Many students who have studied in Uzbekistan have followed a 12 year education system. For admission onto an undergraduate degree programme, the University of Birmingham requires all applicants to have studied for 13 years, and therefore you may need to take a foundation year, such as the Birmingham Foundation Academy, before commencing your undergraduate programme.

Holders of the Certificate of Secondary Education (Attestat o srednem obrazovanii) at grade 11 and a suitable foundation programme will be considered for entry to our Bachelor degree programmes.

For more information on our foundation programme, please visit the Birmingham Foundation Academy website.

Postgraduate

Holders of the Magister or Diploma specialist (Diplom ob Okanchanii Vyssheg(v)o Uchebnog(v)o Zavedeniya), awarded by prestigious universities, who have attained high grades in their studies will be considered for postgraduate study.

Holders of the Kandidat nauk (candidate of sciences), where appropriate, will be considered for PhD study.

English Language

You may be required to provide evidence of your English ability. See the entry requirements for specific programme requirements.

 

Scholarships

The University of Birmingham offers a range of part-fee scholarships for international students at both undergraduate and postgraduate level. We also provide part-tuition fee scholarships for UMID sponsored students from Uzbekistan. For full information please see the Scholarships section.

Visits to Uzbekistan

Staff from the University of Birmingham visit different countries throughout the year to meet with students, schools and universities. For full details of visits, please see the Meet us in your country section.

Student life at Birmingham

There is a thriving student community at Birmingham and we very much look forward to you being part of it. To hear what student life is like for our students, have a look at what our students say. Also, if you are unable to travel to campus yourself, visit our You Tube Channel to watch films of our beautiful campus.

Student societies

Many nationality groups form student societies during their time at the University of Birmingham. This is an excellent way to keep in contact with home and also provides an opportunity to highlight your culture and customs in the UK.

Student societies are also a useful point of contact for prospective students to Birmingham who may want to contact current students for information.

For a full list of student societies please visit the Birmingham Guild of Students website.

Birmingham alumni activities in Uzbekistan

The University of Birmingham has many strong alumni groups all over the world. Alumni groups are an excellent way of keeping in contact with the University and with other graduates from Birmingham who live in your country. Some alumni groups meet on a regular basis for social and professional events.

If you would like to meet up with University staff when they are in your country or you would be willing to help promote the university at education exhibitions, we would also like to hear from you.
You can find out if there is an alumni group in your country or join our alumni mailing list on the Alumni website.

Contact us

The University of Birmingham contact for Uzbekistan is Alexa Haslam. To contact Alexa with your questions, please email international@bham.ac.uk.

University of Birmingham Representatives in Uzbekistan

British Council offices in Uzbekistan

The British Council has offices in many countries throughout the world which are able to provide you with advice about studying in the UK. Most offices also have an education library and Internet facilities where you can consult university material. The British Council can also provide advice about funding opportunities.