The University of Southampton

The entry requirements for our postgraduate Electronics and Computer Science (ECS) taught programmes are generally a first-class or upper second-class degree at the equivalent of a UK Bachelors or Masters level in a related science, such as Mathematics, Physics, Engineering and Computer Science.

Southampton University entry requirements

You will find the entry requirements for each of our programmes listed on the course pages. Please refer to these pages for the relevant information.

If you are an international student, you will need to ensure that your English language qualifications meet our entry requirements. For our taught programmes, we require an IELTS level of 6.5 with at least 6.0 in each competency. For information on this and other accepted English language tests, please visit

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