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Sri Lanka

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 Sri Lanka - and we look forward to welcoming you!

Information for students from Sri Lanka

Foundation Programme

We offer the 4 Year integrated International Foundation Year programme which includes a foundation year and degree

The 4 Year International Foundation Year integrated degree routes in Arts; Education, Health and Wellbeing; Science and Engineering and Social Sciences are designed for international students (or for students for whom English is not their first language). This route will suit students whose qualifications fall below the entry requirements to undergraduate study and/or those whose English language level does not meet the minimum criteria.

The 4 year integrated courses prepare students in academic subjects, English language and study skills enabling progression onto most undergraduate degree courses at the University of Wolverhampton, subject to professional body requirements. Entry to these foundation programmes may require you to have studied specific subjects at high school.

Entry to these foundation programmes may require you to have studied specific subjects at high school. Students from Sri Lanka wishing to pursue the International Foundation Year (IFY) at the University of Wolverhampton will need to successfully completed Sri Lankan 'A' levels or General Certificate of Education (GCE) - 3 subjects with minimum grade SSS or Sri Lankan 'O'Levels - Minimum 5 passes Please note: you only need to take a foundation programme if your qualifications are not suitable for your chosen degree.


The University considers students for undergraduate study who have completed a Sri Lanka General Certificate of Education.

We require students to achieve minimum 62% overall from recognised board. Where a specific subject is required for entry to the degree programme, 60% must be achieved in this subject.


For entry to a postgraduate degree programme (Master's) at the University of Wolverhampton, students typically need to have completed a three or four-year undergraduate degree overall (Honours Bachelor degree or Professional degree) minimum 53% at an accredited university or college.

Exact requirements will depend on the postgraduate degree you are applying for and the institution you have studied at.

Please note: This information is provided as a guide only. Some courses may have specific entry requirements that are listed on the relevant course page. Please check for any additional subject/course specific requirements before submitting your application.

Foundation - English Language requirements:

Standard English Language Requirements - IELTS 5.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in all components or equivalent 

Undergraduate - English Language requirements:

Standard English Language requirements - IELTS 6.0 or equivalent

Applicants for the Undergraduate Programme need to obtain 65% or above in their Higher Secondary Certificate / School leaving Certificates

Postgraduate - English Language requirements:

Standard English Language requirements - IELTS 6.5 or equivalent

Applicants for the Postgraduate Programme need to obtain 70% or above in their Higher Secondary Certificate / School leaving Certificates


There are currently no planned visits by University of Wolverhampton representatives to your country, please contact one of our representatives or email: southasia@wlv.ac.uk or international@wlv.ac.uk

The University of Wolverhampton is officially represented by a number of professional agencies, whom we work closely with to ensure that you receive the best possible advice on your study options.

We make regular visits to our representatives’ offices to keep their staff up to date on University developments and advise prospective students on study opportunities. Whilst it is not compulsory, we do encourage you to consult a local representative. Their experienced staff will guide you on the best choice of course and provide you with practical advice on your application.

The University demands that every agent acts in an ethical and professional manner that will benefit students, agents and the university itself. You will find a list of our agents below. Our agents are vetted and go through a very thorough appointment process before they become representatives of the university. However, if you have any concerns about any of the agents listed below, please contact us at international@wlv.ac.uk

Campus Direct

Global Reach--Colombo

IAEC Consultants Pvt Ltd


KC Overseas Education Colombo


Storm Education Group Pvt Ltd

For more information on studying at the University of Wolverhampton, please email SouthAsia@wlv.ac.uk or contact:

Braj Bhushan Jha - Regional Head South Asia
M: +91 9021216600
E: braj.bhushan.jha@wlv.ac.uk

Kranthi Kumar - Regional Manager
M: +91 9581004422
E: Kranthi.Kumar@wlv.ac.uk

Rajinder Kaur - Admissions Officer

M: +91 9877080865
E: Rajinder.Kaur@wlv.ac.uk

Further information can also be obtained at: