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Botswana

A warm welcome to Wolverhampton in the heartland of the UK, home to the University of Wolverhampton. For years, the University of Wolverhampton has welcomed students from all over the world – and we look forward to welcoming you!

We have a lot to offer you, not just as a University but as a city that is one of the cheapest cities to live in the UK with great transport links to the rest of the country. You can also have an opportunity of living on campus and experiencing University life first hand in our wide choice of accommodation.

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 or, sports and join a Students’ Union society, and experience the best that Wolverhampton and the rest of the UK has to offer. The city itself features popular art galleries and music venues, delicious choice of restaurants, Molineux Stadium (home to the mighty Wolves football team!) and more.

Enjoy great shopping options in Wolverhampton, Telford and Birmingham (the second largest UK City and only 20 minutes away). Regular trains running the length of the country stop at the city’s train station every day, or look out for organised student trips to some of the UK’s most beloved cities.

 

Entry requirements for students from Botswana

Students with a minimum score of 6 in the Cambridge Overseas School Certificate or a minimum of Grade C in the Botswana General Certificate of Secondary Education Examination would be eligible for the International Foundation Year. 

Students with a Certificate or Diploma with an average grade of C from the University of Botswana will be considered for entrance to Bachelor programmes.

A Higher Diploma with an average grade of C from the University of Botswana can be considered for entrance to the second year of a Bachelor degree.         

Students holding a four year degree with a minimum of a 2nd class 2nd division can normally be considered for entrance to the final year of a Bachelor degree.

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

The standard marking system in Botswanan Universities is comparable to that used in the UK.

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.

 

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