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Rwanda

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 Rwanda

Students with the Ordinary Level Certificate of Education with grades of D1-C6, a score of 50% in the Diplôme de Fin d'Etudes Secondaires or a score of 50% in the Diplôme de Humanités Complètes after 1994 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 grade of C in English language in the Ordinary Level Certificate of Education would be exempt from English language requirements.

Students with a minimum score of 70% in the Certificat du Cycle Supérieur de l'Enseignement Secondaire / Advanced General Certificate of Secondary Education will be considered for entrance to a Bachelor programme

Students holding a Baccalauréat / Diplôme de Bachelier / Certificate of Higher Education / with a minimum score of 50% or C-will be considered for entrance to a Bachelor programme.

Students with a Bachelor degree/ Diplôme de Docteur en Médecine from a NARIC or government recognised institution can normally be considered for admission onto a Master’s degree.

 

Honours Bachelor degree / Diplôme de Docteur en Médecine

A score of 70% is considered comparable to a UK 2:1

A score of 60% Bien is considered comparable to a UK 2:2

A score of less than 60% is considered comparable to a UK 3 and would require the completion of a pre-masters course

 

Ordinary Bachelor degree

A score of 80% is considered comparable to a UK 2:1

A score of 70% is considered comparable to a UK 2:2

A score of less than 70% 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.

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