Start In Morocco, Continue in The United Kingdom

SIST is the gateway for Moroccan students who wish to continue their studies in the United Kingdom. Our students can also apply to study at various universities around the world.

Once you join a SIST Programme, you are eligible to benefit from SIST’s staff support for you to transfer to Cardiff Metropolitan University.

Start In Morocco, Continue in The United Kingdom

Students who complete Foundation Year can apply for the Bachelor programme by sending their Foundation Year results to

Students who are undertaking the Bachelor programme, if you have just completed your 1st year Bachelor  (Level 4), You will need to take the IELTS test and then send your result to You will then receive details to proceed with your application.

Students who are in their 2nd year Bachelor programme, are eligible to benefit from the ERASMUS Plus scholarship, You will be contacted by the Academic and communication department and will benefit from an in-class presentation about the scholarship with details on when and how to apply online. All SIST 2nd year students are eligible for the ERASMUS Plus programme, the scholarship will cover your entire tuition fees and living expenses while studying at Cardiff Metropolitan University. You are required to take the IELTS test for this application, so please ensure to register at the British Council for taking the IELTS, If you had taken the IELTS prior to joining SIST, ensure that the IELTS is not over 2 years old as it only has 2 years validity.

SIST Students who are graduating this year, CONGRATULATIONS, you have done it! we are very sad to see you go yet very proud of you and your achievement. As our own graduate, you receive a commitment from dedicated staff who will oversee the full process of your transfer and move to Cardiff City. You will surely have a chance to meet up with Ryan Powell where he’ll explain to you everything about the process to apply, you will also receive support from a staff member in your campus assigned to support student transfers, in Rabat, Mrs Nancy Balkar, In Tangier, Mr Antony Mallinson and in Casablanca Mrs Sara Maarouf.

As a SIST Graduate, you benefit from the following:

  • You are not required to take the IELTS test.
  • You benefit from a 25% scholarship to study your Masters with Cardiff Metropolitan University.

To start your application, please send an email to You will then receive a response from your campus dedicated transfer consultant who will advise and guide you throughout the process.

Student Interview | Digital Marketing Management – Study in the UK | Cardiff Met International

Reda Raihani is a SIST Casablanca graduate. He completed his Bachelor studies in July 2019 and applied for the Master of Digital Marketing Management at Cardiff Metropolitan University.



SIST offers fantastic learning and growth opportunities for students across the world. You will be pleased to hear that we have 2 intakes at SIST, you can either join us in October or in January. To apply for the upcoming intake, we invite you to visit the admission page here >>