International Entry Requirements

The information published here is intended only as a helpful guide. Stated equivalents are neither absolute nor complete. If you are in any doubt or your country is not listed in the table below, please contact us to discuss your application.

At BIMM Institute, most of our undergraduate degree courses require a minimum of 32 UCAS points, and some non-performance degree courses require a minimum of 64 UCAS points for academic entry. If you are new to UCAS point entry criteria, don’t worry, it’s what we use to ensure every student’s qualifications are converted to a fair equivalent so no one is at an advantage or disadvantage.

32 UCAS points: 64 UCAS points:
BMus (Hons) Popular Music Performance
BMus (Hons) Songwriting
BA (Hons) Music Production
BA (Hons) Music Business

 

All applicants require a set academic standard of English Language, in order to study on our courses with confidence and fully understand the curriculum which involves business-level English. Further information on our English Language requirements can be found here.

 

Country 32 UCAS points: 64 UCAS points:
Germany Award of Abitur with overall average grade of 3.0 including a minimum grade of 10 on the English component (LF) on the Abitur. Award of Abitur with overall average grade of 2.7 including a minimum grade of 10 on the English component (LF) on the Abitur.
Sweden Avgangsbetyg/Slutbetyg fran gymnasieskolan with overall average of D/G.

A grade C/VG will need to be obtained on the English C/7 component OR a C/VG on both English A/5 AND B/6 component.

Avgangsbetyg/Slutbetyg fran gymnasieskolan with overall average of C/VG.

A grade C/VG will need to be obtained on the English C/7 component OR a C/VG on both English A/5 AND B/6 component.

Italy Diploma di Esamo di Stato with overall average 60/100.

Please also complete an external English Language Qualification approved by BIMM Institute.

Diploma di Esamo di Stato with overall average 70/100.

Please also complete an external English Language Qualification approved by BIMM Institute.

France Award of Baccalaureat General, Professionnel or Technologique with overall average score of 12/ Passable /sans mention and an external English Language Qualification approved by BIMM Institute.

We can accept English at 12 for those who have studied Option Internationale Anglais on the Bac General.

Award of Baccalaureat General, Professionnel or Technologique with overall average score of 12/ Passable /sans mention and an external English Language Qualification approved by BIMM Institute.

We can accept English at 12 for those who have studied Option Internationale Anglais on the Bac General.

Poland Pass Matura with minimum of 40% and English Language Extended level at 70% to meet English language requirements. Pass Matura with minimum of 60% and English Language Extended level at 70% to meet English language requirements.
Netherlands Award of VWO after six years of study with an overall grade of 6.0 including an 8.0 in English Language to meet English language requirements. Award of VWO after six years of study with an overall grade of 6.5 including an 8.0 in English Language to meet English language requirements.
India All India Senior School Certificate Examination/A Higher Secondary School Certificate/Standard 12/Indian School Certificate (Y12) at an overall grade of 60% and an Academic IELTS for UKVI with a minimum of 6.0 overall and a 5.5 in each band All India Senior School Certificate Examination/A Higher Secondary School Certificate/Standard 12/ Indian School Certificate (Y12) at an overall grade of 70% and an Academic IELTS for UKVI with a minimum of 6.5 overall and a 6.0 in each band
Romania Award of Diploma de Bacalaureat with 6.0 overall.

Please also complete an external English Language Qualification approved by BIMM Institute.

Award of Diploma de Bacalaureat with 7.0 overall.

Please also complete an external English Language Qualification approved by BIMM Institute.

Spain Award of Titulo de Bachiller after two years of upper secondary education with overall grade of 5.5 (we may look at the Prueba de Acceso a la Universidad at a case by case basis).

Please also complete an external English Language Qualification approved by BIMM Institute.

Award of Titulo de Bachiller after two years of upper secondary education with overall grade of 6.0(we may look at the Prueba de Acceso a la Universidad at a case by case basis).

Please also complete an external English Language Qualification approved by BIMM Institute.

Portugal Award of Certificado de fimde Estudos Secundarios with an overall average of 12 after three years of study.

Please also complete an external English Language Qualification approved by BIMM Institute.

Award of Certificado de fimde Estudos Secundarios with an overall average of 13 after three years of study.

Please also complete an external English Language Qualification approved by BIMM Institute.

Norway Award of Vitnemal fra den Videregaende Skoleas at grade 3 or above, including a minimum grade of 4 in the English component to meet English language requirements. Award of Vitnemal fra den Videregaende Skoleas at grade 4 or above, including a minimum grade of 4 in the English component to meet English language requirements.

 

Please note: Entry requirements are subject to change.

 

Any questions?

We’re committed to making your transition to Germany as smooth as possible. For help, support or advice, please call or email us between 9am-5pm CET using the contact details below.

Tel: +49 30 311 99 186
Email: admissions@bimm-institute.de

 

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