The information below covers entry requirements, contact details, travel information and extra suggestions for Kuwaiti students thinking about studying with us at the University of Roehampton.

The University of Roehampton has undoubtedly the most beautiful campus in London, which means the pathway programmes available are taught in the ideal setting for you to experience London’s student life, whilst enjoying the close and friendly study environment.

Entry Requirements

At the University of Roehampton, we accept a range of international qualifications for entry to our programmes.

For Kuwaiti students joining one of our pathway programmes, we accept the qualifications in the table below.

If you are unsure regarding your eligibility, please contact us and one of our team will be able to discuss your qualifications with you.


Programme Qualifications English language requirement
International Foundation Programme General Secondary Education School Certificate with grades 60% or above (GCSE equivalent). 3 term programme: IELTS 4.5 (with no single element below 4.0) from a UKVI Approved centre


2 term programme: IELTS 5.0 (with no single element below 4.5) from a UKVI Approved centre

International Year One (Business) High School Certificate (year 12) with a minimum grade average of 70% or: Technical Diploma / Certificate from PAAET College GPA 2 IELTS 5.5 (with no single band below 5.5)

Throughout the year our team travel to Kuwait for events and to meet with students.

Once dates are confirmed, the details of our trips will be available so you can arrange to meet our team in country. In the meantime, please feel free to contact us by using our enquiry form.




Studying in London

Things to do

Studying at the University of Roehampton is the perfect way to experience all that London has to offer. From the world-renowned tourist attractions to the hidden gems tucked away in back streets, there is a London for every taste, culture and personality.

High up on the agenda for any student that comes to London to study is to take in a show or two on London’s world famous West End. The biggest and best shows have called the West End home at some point and you can experience it while you are studying with us. Find out more about which shows are on and book your tickets here.

Students with an interest in sport are well catered for in London too. With 6 Premiership football clubs found in the city, there is always chance to catch a game on the weekend. If football is not your thing then London is also home to many different sports clubs offering high quality sporting action for spectators.

What students say

“I like the atmosphere here. It is surrounded by nature and very green but is also located in London. It’s very convenient to go to the attractions in London.”

Nateeri Jandpook

Halal food

Halal food can be found in abundance all across London. Head towards Putney to experience the wide range of restaurants, many of which serve Halal food. Make sure you visit one of the many Halal food markets near Tooting Broadway station for some of the best Halal food the city has to offer. Alternatively, visit this website for a Londoner’s view on where to find the best Halal food in the city.

Places of worship (Islam)

London has worldwide recognition for being one of the most multicultural cities in the world. In London there are many opportunities for you to practice your faith:

  • The London Mosque, Southfields
  • Parsons Green Mosque
  • Wimbledon Mosque.

You will also find 2 Muslim prayer rooms on the campus as well as a Muslim faith adviser.


Studying abroad often means living away from home for the first time. To help make the transition as easy as possible, our Accommodation Services team will be able to help you find a place to live whether you decide to live on-campus or off-campus, visit this page to find out more about accommodation at the campus.

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