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Structure of Higher Education System


University-level education is currently offered at the University of Seychelles, which also offers courses validated by overseas institutions.

Stages of studies

University level first stage

Undergraduate studies

First stage university studies leads to the Bachelor's degree after 3 years' (or 5 years' part-time) study.

University level second stage

Postgraduate studies

A Master's degree may be delivered after one year's full time (or two years' part time) study. A professional Bar Vocational Course is also offered after an undergraduate degree in Law.

Admission to Higher Education

Admission to university-level studies

Name of Secondary school credential required: GCE A Level

Alternatives to credentials: Other secondary school diplomas recognized by the Seychelles.

Recognition of studies

Bodies dealing with recognition

Seychelles Qualifications Authority

PO Box 1017, Mont Fleuri


Tel: +248 324055

Fax: +248 224102


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