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Switzerland

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 Switzerland

Maturité Cantonale / Commerciale

Students with a minimum score of 4/6 or suffisant  are eligible for the International Foundation Year

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

 

Diplom der Diplommittelschule / Kantonale Maturität

Students with a minimum score of 4/6 or Genügend are eligible for the International Foundation Year

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

 

Diploma di Scuola Cultura Generale / Certificato di Scuola Specializzata completed after 2005 / Diploma di Scuola Cultura Generale / Maturità Cantonale

Students with a minimum score of 4/6 or sufficiente are eligible for the International Foundation Year

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

Certificat de Maturité / Certificat de Maturité Cantonal reconnu par la Confédération

Students with a minimum grade of 5/6 or bien can normally be considered for admission onto Bachelor programmes.

 

Eidgenössisch anerkanntes kantonales Maturitätszeugnis / Maturitätsausweis

Students with a minimum grade of 5/6 or Gut can normally be considered for admission onto Bachelor programmes.

 

Attestato di Maturità / Attestato di Maturità Cantonale riconosciuto dalla Confederazione

Students with a minimum grade of 5/6 or bene can normally be considered for admission onto Bachelor programmes.

Students who have completed a Bachelor degree from a NARIC or government recognised institution can normally be considered for admission onto a Master’s degree:

 

Diplôme / Diplôme d’ État / Licence

A score of 5/6 is considered comparable to a UK 2:1

A score of 4/6 is considered comparable to a UK 2:2

A score of less than 4/6  is considered to be comparable to a UK 3 and would require the completion of a pre-masters course

 

Staatsdiplom / Diploma / Lizentiat

A score of 5/6 is considered comparable to a UK 2:1

A score of 4/6 is considered comparable to a UK 2:2

A score of less than 4/6  is considered to be comparable to a UK 3 and would require the completion of a pre-masters course

 

Licenza / Diploma di Stato / Diploma

A score of 5/6 is considered comparable to a UK 2:1

A score of 4/6 is considered comparable to a UK 2:2

A score of less than 4/6  is considered to be 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.