Switzerland

Switzerland

Hello to all students thinking about joining us from Switzerland! Welcome to Wolverhampton in the heartland of the UK, home to the University of Wolverhampton.

We have a lot to offer you, not just as a University but as a city that promises a fulfilling student experience and great transport links to the rest of the country. Experience a mix of cultures and the best of what Wolverhampton has to offer including popular shops, arts and music venues, and traditional British pubs. 

Remember to check out the Students’ Union to sign up for one of our student-run societies, get involved with sports activities, or keep up-to-date with the busy events calendar.

Entry requirements for students from Switzerland

International Foundation Year

Maturité Cantonale / Commerciale

Students with a minimum score of 4/6 or suffisant  are eligible for the International Foundation Year

IELTS 5.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in all components is also required.

 

Diplom der Diplommittelschule / Kantonale Maturität

Students with a minimum score of 4/6 or Genügend are eligible for the International Foundation Year

IELTS 5.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in all components is also required

 

Diploma di Scuola Cultura Generale / Certificato di Scuola Specializzata completed after 2005 / Diploma di Scuola Cultura Generale / Maturità Cantonale

Students with a minimum score of 4/6 or sufficiente are eligible for the International Foundation Year

IELTS 5.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in all components is also required

Undergraduate

Certificat de Maturité / Certificat de Maturité Cantonal reconnu par la Confédération

Students with a minimum grade of 5/6 or bien can normally be considered for admission onto Bachelor programmes.

 

Eidgenössisch anerkanntes kantonales Maturitätszeugnis / Maturitätsausweis

Students with a minimum grade of 5/6 or Gut can normally be considered for admission onto Bachelor programmes.

 

Attestato di Maturità / Attestato di Maturità Cantonale riconosciuto dalla Confederazione

Students with a minimum grade of 5/6 or bene can normally be considered for admission onto Bachelor programmes.

Postgraduate

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

 

Diplôme / Diplôme d’ État / Licence

A score of 5/6 is considered comparable to a UK 2:1

A score of 4/6 is considered comparable to a UK 2:2

A score of less than 4/6  is considered to be comparable to a UK 3 and would require the completion of a pre-masters course

 

Staatsdiplom / Diploma / Lizentiat

A score of 5/6 is considered comparable to a UK 2:1

A score of 4/6 is considered comparable to a UK 2:2

A score of less than 4/6  is considered to be comparable to a UK 3 and would require the completion of a pre-masters course

 

Licenza / Diploma di Stato / Diploma

A score of 5/6 is considered comparable to a UK 2:1

A score of 4/6 is considered comparable to a UK 2:2

A score of less than 4/6  is considered to be 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.