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 Mexico
Students with a Título de Bachiller / Bachiller Tecnológico / Técnico and a minimum score of 7 would be eligible for the International Foundation Year.
IELTS 5.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in all components is also required.
Students with a Técnico that have a minimum score of 71% would be eligible for entrance onto the bachelor programmes.
Students with a Técnico Superior Universitario / Profesional Asociado and a minimum score of 7 can be considered for entrance onto the second year of Bachelor programmes
Students who have undertaken an American High School Diploma with a GPA of 2.7 will also be considered and:
a) OLD SATR (a.k.a. SAT I) with at least 1700 combined score
b) NEW SAT from March 2016 with at least a combined score of 1150
c) ACT with a score of at least 26.
Plus one of the following:
a) OLD SAT - Three SAT Subject Tests of at least 550 in each subject (with essential subjects being shown)
b) NEW SAT – Two SAT Subject Tests of at least 570 in each subject (with essential subjects being shown)
c) At least three AP subjects in relevant subjects.
A two year associate Diploma with a GPA of 3.3 is also acceptable for direct entry.
Typically, we will consider students who have completed Licenciatura from a NARIC or government recognised institution can normally be considered for admission onto a Master’s degree.
Degrees issued by private institutions must have national recognition (Reconocimiento de Validez Oficial de Estudios) from the Subsecretaría de Educación.
A score of 8 or 80% is considered comparable to a UK 2:1
A score of 7 or 70% is considered comparable to a UK 2:2
A score of less than 7 or 70% is considered comparable to a UK 3 and would require the completion of a pre-master’s course
Students who have completed an American Bachelor degrees from NARIC or government recognised institutions can normally be accepted for master’s studies
A GPA of 3.0 is considered comparable to a UK 2:1
A GPA of 2.6 is considered comparable to a UK 2:2
A GPA of less than 2.6 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.