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

International Foundation Year

The Certificate of Secondary Education (CSE) / National Form IV / Secondary School Leaving Certificate / Cambridge Overseas School Certificate with a minimum of 5 C grades.

East African Certificate of Education with an average grade of 5. 


Advanced Certificate of Secondary Education / National Form VI / Cambridge Overseas Higher School Certificate / East African Certificate of Education are comparable in terms of grading and equivalence to UK A levels.


Bachelor degrees from NARIC or government recognised institutions can normally be accepted for master’s studies:

The standard marking system in Tanzanian Universities is comparable to that used in the UK, with the exception of the University of Dar Es Salaam:

A grade of B+ is comparable to a UK 2:1

A grade of B is comparable to a UK 2:2

A grade C is 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 one of our Educational Advisers for Tanzania:


Kuhem Eastern Enterprise