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Ivory Coast

Hello to all students thinking about joining us from Ivory Coast! 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 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 Ivory Coast

International Foundation Year

Students with the General Certificate of Education Ordinary Level with C grades or the Probatoire with a Pass Grade would be eligible for the International Foundation Year

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


Students holding a Baccalauréat with a minimum score of 10/20 will be considered for entrance to a Bachelor programme. 


Typically we will consider a three year Licence, Bachelor degree, Diplôme d'Etudes Superieures de Commerce, Diplôme d'Ingénieur or Maîtrise.

A score of 14 to 15.9/20 or Bien is considered comparable to a UK 2:1

A score of 10 to 13.9/20 or Assez Bien is considered comparable to a UK 2:2

A score of less than 10 or below Assez Bien 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 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.

Educational Advisers

You can also find out more information by speaking to our Educational Adviser for Ivory Coast:

Laurent Camara Pegnatan

Kuhem Eastern Enterprise