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Welcome to our students that are thinking of joining a UK University from Russia.

We are delighted that you are considering becoming one of the University of Cumbria's international students and we would like to support you in making this important and exciting decision for your future.

Our current Russian students are with us in Cumbria studying a range of courses across our UK campuses, making new friends and calling us their home for the next few years. We have put together all the information you need to know to join us from Russia and we have a fantastic team who can help you, from initial application through to support during your studies and beyond.


Meet our Russia team

Entry Qualifications & English Language

Undergraduate Entry Requirements

Postgraduate Entry Requirements

English Language Requirements

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English Language Sessions

We offer English Language courses pre-sessional (before you start university) and in-sessional (during your university studies). 
The programmes are designed to help you to improve your English language ability and increase your current English test score level to at least the minimum entry requirement of your degree programme.

The programme content includes: 

  • Academic reading and writing
  • Academic listening and discussion
  • Speaking skills
Pre-Sessional Courses