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Salam, and welcome to our web page for prospective students from Iran. Whether you are interested in undergraduate or postgraduate study, the University of Wolverhampton has a wide range of study options on offer.

We are proud of our history that stretches back to 1827. Over 180 years, we have grown and changed as an institution to become the global university we are today. 

As well as the opportunity to gain an internationally respected qualification, we have a lot to offer students from Iran. There has never been a more exciting time to embark on studies at the University of Wolverhampton. Our aim is to develop the learning and support services that we provide, to ensure that our Iranian students have the best opportunities to gain the skills to succeed in the global market place.

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, 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.

Our diverse city is home to mosques and a selection of Halal butchers and restaurants, catering to Wolverhampton’s Muslim population. The Students’ Union has Islamic societies which you can join, and you can also request single gender accommodation during your time with us.

Entry requirements for students from Iran

گواهينامه پايان تحصيلات دوره متوسطه – High School Diploma

Typically we will consider completion of High School Leaving Certificate with a minimum mark of 16/20.

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

پیش دانشگاهی – Pre University Certificate / کنکور University Entrance Examination

Students with a score of 16/20 or 80% in the Pre-University Certificate or alternatively the National University Entrance Examination will be considered for entrance onto Bachelor degree programmes.

کارشناسی – Bachelor degree / لیسانس - Licence

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

A score of 15-17/20 (75%) is considered comparable to a UK 2:1

A score of 13-15/20 is considered comparable to a UK 2:2.

A score of less than 13 is considered comparable to a UK 3 and would require the completion of a pre-masters course

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.