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 Singapore
Students holding the Singapore / Cambridge GCE O-level with grades 1-6 (A1-C6) in each subject would be eligible for the International Foundation Year.
IELTS 5.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in all components is also required.
Students holding a minimum of C6 in English Language are exempt from the English language requirements.
The Singapore / Cambridge GCE A-level is comparable in terms of grading and equivalence to UK A-levels.
Students holding a Polytechnic Certificate from a recognised public institution with a minimum score of 2.0, C or 60% will usually be considered for entrance to Bachelor programmes.
A Polytechnic Advanced Diploma from a recognised public institution with a GPA of 2.0, C or 60% will be considered for entrance onto the final year of a Bachelor programme.
Qualifications from private institutions registered with the Singapore Council for Private Education will be considered on a case by case basis.
Students holding honours degrees from the following institutions can normally be accepted for entrance to Master’s degrees:
- Nanyang Technological University
- National University of Singapore
- SIM University
- Singapore Management University
- Singapore University of Technology and Design
The marking scale for Honours degrees is directly comparable to that used in the UK.
Students holding degrees from other public institutions with NARIC or government recognition can normally be accepted for entrance to Master’s degrees.
A CAP of 3.2 is considered comparable to a UK 2:1.
A CAP of 2.0 is considered comparable to a UK 2:2.
A CAP of less than 2.0 is considered to be comparable to a UK 3 and would require the completion of a pre-Master’s 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.