Offers will be made to applicants who are expected to meet, or exceed the entry requirements below;
Entry Requirements for 2019/20
|UCAS tariff points
at A Level
at GCSE level A* - C
9 - 4 (or equivalent)
|BA/BSc (Hons) Audio Production||72||Mathematics & English|
|BA/BSc (Hons) Music Business||72||English|
|BA/BSc (Hons) Digital Film Production||72||English|
|BA/BSc (Hons) Visual Effects Animation||72||English|
|BA/BSc (Hons) Game Art Animation||72||English|
|BSc (Hons) Games Programming||72||Mathematics & English|
|BA/BSc (Hons) Web Development||72||English|
*For students studying in Scotland this is equivalent to Scottish Highers/Advanced Highers. For any further equivalency queries please contact the Admissions office.
As a creative media education provider, SAE looks for students who are excited about the creative media industries. For applications from mature students, we also consider work and life experience. In such cases, SAE Institute requires applicants to provide satisfactory evidence of their ability to successfully complete the programme. You should submit a Digital Portfolio and an Academic Essay.
Further information can be found in our Selection and Admission Policy.
English Language Requirements
Students whose first language is not English will need a qualification that demonstrates competence in English.
Non EU/EEA applicants
For Non EU/EEA applicants we currently accept the following qualifications for admission into our courses at degree level:
- SELT UKVI IELTS for Tier 4 (General) Student Visa (minimum 5.5 in all components and an overall score of 6.0)
- Trinity College London Integrated Skills in English (module ISE II)
Tests for visa purposes can only be taken at approved centres and the centre must follow procedures specified by the UK government.
Equivalent qualifications can be accepted, where these qualifications have been verified by NARIC and are adopted widely within the HE sector in the UK.