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Campus Types

City: A university whose buildings are in the city without a defined university only campus area.

City-Island Campus: A university that has a clearly defined campus that is situated within a city.

Suburban Campus: A university with one or more defined campus areas that are in urbanised areas but outside of the City Centre.

Rural Campus: A university campus situated in a rural area without connection to a town or city.

UK

Average 1st Year Class Size:

28-45

Small

IB Grades:

28-34

Give the reader a sense of what your campus is like

UFP Grades:

BCC

An Example University

A shortish sentence giving the reader a sense of your institution and a reason to keep reading

Areas of Study

Art & Design
Business
Computing & ICT
Engineering
English & Media
Language & Culture
Liberal Arts & Sciences
Mathematics
Medicine & Healthcare
Performing Arts
Sciences
Society & Social Sciences

UK

Average 1st Year Class Size:

Teaching spaces for practical work are designed to accommodate smaller groups of around 30. Lecture theatres accommodate around 150 .

Small Institution

IB Grades:

Decisions are based not just on academic qualifications but also on the portfolio of creative work.

Suburban Campus located close to the busy town centres of Bournemouth and Poole

UFP Grades:

Yes we will definitely consider applications from a Foundation Programme, it really depends on the aspirations and needs of each individual .

Arts University Bournemouth

There are days when our campus seems to overflow with the shared energy of our students as they interrogate, explore and realise their own creative stories.

Areas of Study

Art & Design
Computing & ICT
English & Media
Performing Arts

USA and 3 international AU Centers in Brussels Belgium, Nairobi Kenya, and Madrid Spain.

Average 1st Year Class Size:

23 students

Medium Institution

IB Grades:

34-36/42 (though we practice holistic admissions and this is not a firm minimum)

Island Campus in a City

UFP Grades:

Results would be used in combination with final secondary school results and applicants from foundations would apply as transfer applicants.

American University

Walking around campus, the conversations I overhear are about what students do outside of classes: “where are you interning?” and “where are you studying abroad?”

Areas of Study

Art & Design
Business
Computing & ICT
English & Media
Language & Culture
Mathematics
Medicine & Healthcare
Performing Arts
Sciences
Society & Social Sciences

UK

Average 1st Year Class Size:

Varies depending on course. Subjects are taught in a mix of small seminars, lectures and practical labs depending on course.

Large Institution

IB Grades:

Typically 36 points overall and 766, 666 or 665 depending on course.

Rural Campus

UFP Grades:

University of Bath

A small campus based university on the edge of the city of Bath offering a strong sense of community.

Areas of Study

Art & Design
Business
Computing & ICT
Engineering
Language & Culture
Mathematics
Medicine & Healthcare
Sciences
Society & Social Sciences

UK, UAE

Average 1st Year Class Size:

This will vary between Schools and subject areas. Lectures will be larger, but seminars will be small groups between 10-15 students. Class size will also vary each year depending on core and optional modules.

Very Large Institution

IB Grades:

6,5,5 at Higher Level (to include any required subjects) with a minimum of 32 points overall to 7,6,6 at Higher Level (to include any required subjects) with a minimum of 32 points overall

The University of Birmingham is located in the heart of England with campuses in the Edgbaston and Selly Oak areas of the city of Birmingham.

UFP Grades:

Considered on a case by case basis

University of Birmingham

At Birmingham you will be part of a diverse community located in an inspirational campus setting, with the most vibrant, multicultural city in the UK on your doorstep.

Areas of Study

Business
Computing & ICT
Engineering
English & Media
Language & Culture
Liberal Arts & Sciences
Mathematics
Medicine & Healthcare
Performing Arts
Sciences
Society & Social Sciences

Canada

Average 1st Year Class Size:

Average class size of 36 students in first and second year; average class size of 19 students in 3rd and 4th year

Small Institution

IB Grades:

Minimum requirements for IB Diploma students is an anticipated total score of 30 points.

Suburban/rural campus (town of approximately 7,000 people)

UFP Grades:

We will evaluate students from University Foundation programs on a case by case basis. Applicants will be required to provide an academic transcript, letter of intent, two academic references, and possibly a writing sample or other test scores.

Bishop's University

Three words: Community, Engagement and Flexibility. Our students are engaged in and part of our purple community where they have the flexibility to combine passions and interests both inside and outside the classroom.

Areas of Study

Art & Design
Business
Computing & ICT
English & Media
Language & Culture
Liberal Arts & Sciences
Mathematics
Performing Arts
Sciences
Society & Social Sciences

Italy

Average 1st Year Class Size:

100

Medium Institution

IB Grades:

We advise students to apply with around a 36+ IB score. Although this is not set in stone.

City Campus

UFP Grades:

We do not accept foundation year programs.

Bocconi University

Bocconi, and Milan in general, is a cosmopolitan city known for fashion, design, and creative thinking.

Areas of Study

Business
Computing & ICT
English & Media
Mathematics
Society & Social Sciences

USA

Average 1st Year Class Size:

27

Large Institution

IB Grades:

We do not have minimum IB score requirements. Average IB points for admitted students is 37/45, around 6 average in each course.

Residential campus in a city

UFP Grades:

Yes. We would expect students to have either completed secondary school in their home country or to be on track to receive a secondary school diploma from St. Clare’s. The admission requirements would be the same as all first year applicants.

Boston University

BU is based in Boston, but with a truly global identity. Our residential campus feels like “home” for our bright, inquisitive, and collaborative students.

Areas of Study

Art & Design
Business
Computing & ICT
Engineering
English & Media
Language & Culture
Mathematics
Medicine & Healthcare
Performing Arts
Sciences
Society & Social Sciences

UK

Average 1st Year Class Size:

Mixture of large lectures (up to 400) and small group teaching (groups of 4-10)

Large Institution

IB Grades:

Most of our programmes ask for 34-40 overall, 17-18 points at HL. Some will ask for grades of 6 or 7 at HL: in specific subjects

City

UFP Grades:

Not accepted

University of Bristol

Bristol has a vibrant community with a laid-back vibe, a thriving eco culture, endless historic charm, and a dynamic centre for creativity.

Areas of Study

Art & Design
Business
Computing & ICT
Engineering
English & Media
Language & Culture
Liberal Arts & Sciences
Mathematics
Medicine & Healthcare
Performing Arts
Sciences
Society & Social Sciences

USA

Average 1st Year Class Size:

15

Small Institution

IB Grades:

No Minimum

Suburban Campus

UFP Grades:

Not Accepted

Bryn Mawr College

Bryn Mawr is a place where you can come as you are and grow into whoever you want to be.

Areas of Study

Computing & ICT
English & Media
Language & Culture
Liberal Arts & Sciences
Mathematics
Performing Arts
Sciences
Society & Social Sciences

Switzerland, Spain, China, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, USA, France, Austria, UAE

Average 1st Year Class Size:

Class sizes vary but generally small class sizes from 16 – 35.

Small Institution, Medium Institution, Large Institution

IB Grades:

For Diploma programs, high school Diploma would be acceptable.
For Degree programs: 26 IB points and upwards depending on which university students choose.

Burnett Global Education Ltd represents universities that will suit every type of learning environment from rural to city centre campuses and from large campuses to small personalised learning campuses.

UFP Grades:

The UFP is accepted at all the universities represented by Burnett Global Education Ltd. Motivation and a good reference are the most important aspects to demonstrate.

Burnett Global Education Ltd

Burnett Global Education Ltd represent many leading universities across the world which offer fantastic global internship opportunities, and where students graduate with global job offers.

Areas of Study

Art & Design
Business
Computing & ICT
English & Media
Language & Culture
Liberal Arts & Sciences
Mathematics
Medicine & Healthcare
Performing Arts
Sciences
Society & Social Sciences

Austria

Average 1st Year Class Size:

30 in Year 1
5-10 from Year 2

Small Institution

IB Grades:

CEU conducts a holistic assessment of applications. Because the CEU undergraduate courses are multidisciplinary in nature, we expect well-rounded students, whose academic achievement is strong across the board.
BA in PPE applicants: we expect to see higher than average quantitative skills.
BA in QSS applicants: their high school transcript should include evidence of competence in mathematics. We encourage but do not require, applicants to submit a standardized mathematics test as proof of mathematics competency. In IB HL 5 and above is considered competitive.

City

UFP Grades:

CEU accepts St. Clare’s University Foundation Program alongside your High school transcript (strong academic achievement across the board and higher than average competence in Maths for applicants to PPE and QSS)

Central European University

Vibrant, multicultural, creative thinkers, committed to supporting open and democratic societies, conducive to personal growth, close-knit, lifelong community, bustling university life

Areas of Study

Art & Design
Computing & ICT
English & Media
Liberal Arts & Sciences
Mathematics
Sciences
Society & Social Sciences

USA

Average 1st Year Class Size:

215 per year

Small Institution

IB Grades:

We do not have minimum entry requirements beyond graduation with an IB diploma. Admission to CalArts Is based primarily on an applicant’s audition or portfolio, and each program at CalArts has different audition or portfolio requirements.

Suburban Campus

UFP Grades:

Interested students should follow up further with Jesse Damazo at jdamazo@calarts.edu

California Institute of the Arts: CalArts

CalArts is a community of artists: a place that encourages all students to express their personal creative vision and the fullest version of themselves.

Areas of Study

Art & Design
Performing Arts

UK

Average 1st Year Class Size:

Course dependent, but typically not more than 250 in a lecture theatre

Large Institution

IB Grades:

typically between 32-39

Half city, half campus. Main campus is down the road from the capital city centre.

UFP Grades:

We accept all qualifications, will be looked at on case by case basis

Cardiff University

Cardiff University is in the heart of the capital of Wales, creating a student-friendly atmosphere with so much going on, in one of the most beautiful universities in the UK.

Areas of Study

Art & Design
Business
Computing & ICT
Engineering
English & Media
Language & Culture
Mathematics
Medicine & Healthcare
Performing Arts
Sciences
Society & Social Sciences

Italy

Average 1st Year Class Size:

Depends on subject: 50 (for international relations) to 240 (for economics)

Large Institution

IB Grades:

English language requirements waived. Only full IB Diploma accepted (no IB Certificates). Minimum 24 points: no other predicted minimum grade. For Economics or International Relations, we require strong Maths: IB Application and interpretation HL, or Analysis and approaches SL/HL. SAT or ACT accepted to boost weaker Maths.

Milan, Cremona and Brescia = City campus
Piacenza and Rome = Suburban campus

UFP Grades:

Yes, University Foundation Program accepted. A total of 12 years schooling is required.

Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore (Italy)

An immersion in Italian historic beauty and culture whilst experiencing an international focus in your studies and professional outlook.

Areas of Study

Business
English & Media
Language & Culture
Mathematics
Medicine & Healthcare
Sciences
Society & Social Sciences

UK

Average 1st Year Class Size:

Chichester prides itself on small class sizes, and personalised teaching. It depends on which course we are referring to as it is quite varied but could be between 15-30 for a seminar or small for tutorials. Lectures are obviously bigger but we tend to have less big lectures compared to other universities.

Medium Institution

IB Grades:

Around 29 Points

We have two campuses, a city campus and a town campus. W are closely located to the coast and the south downs national park, so you could say we are both city and rural.

UFP Grades:

Equivalent to a C grade overall

University of Chichester

At the University of Chichester our beautiful campuses blend historic and modern facilities, creating a sense of community, offering high quality, personalised teaching and support.

Areas of Study

Art & Design
Business
Computing & ICT
Engineering
English & Media
Mathematics
Medicine & Healthcare
Performing Arts
Sciences
Society & Social Sciences

UK

Average 1st Year Class Size:

A tutorial class will range from 25 – 35 students.

Medium Institution

IB Grades:

29-35 Points

City

UFP Grades:

We are very happy to accept students from St Clares and happy to share this information with students on a case-by-case basis.

City University London

It’s innovative, fun, energised, focussed, forward-looking and diverse.

Areas of Study

Business
Computing & ICT
Engineering
English & Media
Mathematics
Medicine & Healthcare
Performing Arts
Society & Social Sciences

UK - Scotland

Average 1st Year Class Size:

This varies from programme to programme, dependent on several factors such as lab times etc.

Medium Institution

IB Grades:

From 30 points to 38 points with the majority of courses around the 34 point mark.

Island Campus in a City

UFP Grades:

Not currently accepted

University of Dundee

Our core purpose is to transform lives, working locally and globally through the creation, sharing and application of knowledge.

Areas of Study

Art & Design
Business
Computing & ICT
Engineering
English & Media
Language & Culture
Liberal Arts & Sciences
Mathematics
Medicine & Healthcare
Sciences
Society & Social Sciences

Switzerland and Singapore

Average 1st Year Class Size:

25-30

Small Institution

IB Grades:

28 points at IB – full diploma

Suburban Campus

UFP Grades:

No

Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne

The UN at undergraduate level!

Areas of Study

Business

UK, France, Spain, Italy, Germany

Average 1st Year Class Size:

30

Small Institution

IB Grades:

33-36 (Ideally 36) with strong maths and good extra-curricular activities and overall profile

City

UFP Grades:

Not accepted

ESCP Business School

Experience the Business World first-hand by living and studying in 3 big European cities. Get a high quality business education with our unique Bachelor in Management (BSc) programme: 3 years in 3 countries!

Areas of Study

Business
Language & Culture
Liberal Arts & Sciences
Society & Social Sciences

France

Average 1st Year Class Size:

Between 80 and 110 students per year.

Small Institution

IB Grades:

For the moment, there are no minimum grades required to be able to enroll in the Bachelor Program. However, as with all of École Polytechnique’s academic programs, the Bachelor Program is designed for top students with very high potential and we require them to have an overall strong academic average.

Suburban Campus

UFP Grades:

Ecole Polytechnique

Offering the best scientific programs for French and international students.

Areas of Study

Computing & ICT
Mathematics
Sciences
Society & Social Sciences

Scotland - UK

Average 1st Year Class Size:

Our class sizes differ according to degree. However, across the University our ratio on average is 1 Academic Staff Member to every 5 students.

Large Institution

IB Grades:

This changes across programmes therefore we would recommend checking our degree finder at http://edin.ac/2zqGJlv and our IB page at https://edin.ac/2BVBw81

A mix of City and Island Campus in a City – with several subject-based campuses that are spread out across the city centre and surrounding areas.

UFP Grades:

Please speak to the relevant Admission College for the degree that you are interested in: https://edin.ac/3lgVeNk

University of Edinburgh

Based in the heart of Scotland's vibrant capital, with over 40,000 students, we offer a varied student life. Truly a place where you can be yourself!

Areas of Study

Art & Design
Business
Computing & ICT
Engineering
English & Media
Language & Culture
Mathematics
Medicine & Healthcare
Performing Arts
Sciences
Society & Social Sciences

UK

Average 1st Year Class Size:

Lectures can have up to around 250+ students in the largest ones. Most seminar groups (smaller class based learning) tend to have around 12-18 students in. Each student is allocated a personal tutor when they arrive.

Large Institution

IB Grades:

Typical IB entry requirements range from 32-36 dependant on the course you are applying to, with around 6,5,5 – 6,6,6 in HL subjects. Some programmes will require you to meet specific grades for certain subjects.

Streatham and St Luke’s Campuses – Suburban Campus
Penryn Campus – Rural Campus

UFP Grades:

We currently accept St Clare’s Oxford UFP for some of our colleges (Business School, Humanities, and Social Sciences). Typically we are looking for 80% overall (A), with no modules less than 70% (B), but make sure you look at our entry requirement pages for further information: https://www.exeter.ac.uk/undergraduate/entryrequirements/

University of Exeter

Outstanding teaching, beautiful, safe campuses and exceptional graduate employability are just a few reasons why we think you’ll love it at the University of Exeter.

Areas of Study

Art & Design
Business
Computing & ICT
Engineering
English & Media
Language & Culture
Liberal Arts & Sciences
Mathematics
Medicine & Healthcare
Performing Arts
Sciences
Society & Social Sciences

USA

Average 1st Year Class Size:

23

Medium Institution

IB Grades:

Average IB for incoming students is in the mid-30s.

City

UFP Grades:

Accepted

Fordham University

Fordham offers discussion-oriented learning and a strong community in vibrant and diverse New York City.

Areas of Study

Art & Design
Business
Computing & ICT
English & Media
Language & Culture
Liberal Arts & Sciences
Mathematics
Performing Arts
Sciences
Society & Social Sciences

USA

Average 1st Year Class Size:

85% of classes have 50 students or less

Large Institution

IB Grades:

To be competitive 6's and 7's

Georgia Tech’s main campus spans 400 wooded acres in the heart of Atlanta.

UFP Grades:

UFP is considered

Georgia Institute of Technology

The strong academic work ethic at Tech is balanced by a collegiate atmosphere incorporating campus traditions, athletics, and 400+ other student organizations.

Areas of Study

Art & Design
Business
Computing & ICT
Engineering
English & Media
Language & Culture
Liberal Arts & Sciences
Mathematics
Sciences
Society & Social Sciences

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