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Malawi

Here at the University of Wolverhampton, we extend a warm welcome to students from Malawi and look forward to you joining us here in the UK.

We have a strong relationship with Africa and a strong presence in the continent, including our Regional Office and the work carried out by our Centre for African Entrepreneurship and Leadership.

When you arrive here, you’ll be based at one of our three campuses in the heart of the UK. Get involved with student activities and experience the best that Wolverhampton has to offer, from the city’s choice of restaurants and entertainment venues.

Entry requirements for students from Malawi

International Foundation Year

Malawi School Certificate of Education

Students with a minimum score of 6 are eligible for the International Foundation Year. 

Undergraduate

The Cambridge Overseas Higher School Certificate / General Certificate of Education Advanced Level are comparable in terms of grading and equivalence to UK A levels. 

Postgraduate

Bachelor degree in Law, Medicine or Surgery 

Students who have completed the above award from a NARIC or government recognised institution can normally be considered for admission onto a Master’s degree:

A score of 6 or 75%  is considered comparable to a UK 2:1

A score of 5 or 70%  is considered comparable to a UK 2:2

A score of less than 5 or 70% is considered comparable to a UK 3 and would require the completion of a pre-masters course.

 

Master’s degree

Students who have completed the above award from Mzuzu University or the University of Malawi can normally be considered for admission onto a Master’s degree:

A score of 5 or 75% is considered comparable to a UK 2:1

A score of 4 or 60% is considered comparable to a UK 2:2

A score of less than 4 or 60% is considered comparable to a UK 3 and would require the completion of a pre-masters course. 

English Language Requirements

English language requirements vary by course and department but are usually the equivalent of IELTS 6.0 with 5.5 in every component. 

Country Specific Border Requirements

Tuberculosis (TB) certificate required.

Educational Advisers

You can also find out more information by speaking to our Educational Advisers for Malawi:

Kuhem Eastern Enterprise

Asetain