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Here at the University of Wolverhampton, we extend a warm welcome to students from Burundi 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 Burundi

International Foundation Year

Diplôme des Humanités Complètes

Students with a minimum score of 50% would be eligible for the International Foundation Year

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


Candidature / Diplôme d’Etudes Supérieures

Students with a minimum score of 60% can be considered for entrance to Bachelor programmes.

Diplôme d'Ingénieur Technicien

Students with a minimum score of 60% can be considered for entrance to the final year of Bachelor programmes. 


Diplôme d'Études Approfondies

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

A score of 70% is considered comparable to a UK 2:1

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

A score of less than 60% is considered comparable to a UK 3 and would require the completion of a pre-master’s course

English Language Requirements

English language requirements vary by course and department but the standard University requirement is 6.0 with 5.5 in every component in IELTS or the same scores in the University’s own entry test, the Wolverhampton English Proficiency Examination (WEPE).

Some courses may require a higher level of English language proficiency than the University standard requirements.  For details of each programme’s English language requirement please see the individual course pages.

Please see the most commonly accepted English Language International Qualifications.

Country Specific Border Requirements

Tuberculosis (TB) certificate required.