UWE Bristol - Iraq
UK university education at UWE Bristol
The University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) is proud of its international reputation. With a thriving international community of students from over 140 countries worldwide, UWE is the perfect UK university to study at.
The experienced UWE International team will be happy to give you advice on the suitability of your qualifications for your chosen programme of study. Qualifications listed under each heading may satisfy UWE entry requirements to that level of study. This is not a guarantee of an offer of a place, which is at the University’s discretion.
Holders of the Iraqi Bachelor's degree with 75% or more will be eligible to apply for a UWE Masters degree.
Holders of the Master's degree will be eligible to apply for PhD study.
What to do if you don't meet our entry requirements
If you do not quite meet our entry
requirements, our International College
offers a range of university preparation courses to teach you all
you need to progress to UWE Bristol.
We also have a range of Pre-sessional English language courses to get your English skills up to the standard required for entry to UWE Bristol.
Representatives in your country
UWE Bristol has welcomed students from overseas for a number of years and strives to provide the necessary advice and guidance to help make your arrival in the UK and Bristol as easy as possible. UWE Bristol has developed an extensive overseas representative network offering enquirers and applicants a variety of services:
- Counselling in programmes of study and academic issues
- Resources and information on courses, accommodation, finance, scholarships and life in Bristol
- Help with applying to the University and assistance throughout the application process
- Information and advice on UWE’s progression links and partners in your country
- Assisting with the visa application process
- Pre-departure briefings for students travelling to the UK
Every year we offer a large number of scholarships to international students, including some that are specific to students from Iraq:
- Middle East and North Africa – Undergraduate (one x 100% first year fees, two x 50% first year fees)
- Middle East and North Africa – Postgraduate (one x 100% first year fees, two x 50% first year fees)
Take a look at the full list of UWE Bristol International Scholarships to find out more.
You may also want to consider other scholarships available from organisations independent of UWE.
UWE is proud of its international partnerships and has focused on developing strong relationships with partner institutions around the world, offering students the opportunity to study a wide range of subject areas both overseas and at UWE.
For more information please contact the International Development Office.
Careers and Alumni
Careers - international students
The Careers Service at UWE provides a specific programme of careers advice and events for international students during your time at the university; including guidance interviews, workshops, careers fairs and work placement opportunities.
Areas of help include advice on writing CVs, where to find graduate opportunities in the UK and overseas, and how to get work experience.For further information visit the International students section of the Careers website.
After you complete your studies here, you automatically become part of our worldwide Alumni network. This is the best way to stay up to date with UWE news and keep in touch with fellow graduates. Our Alumni profiles give an inspirational insight into the many achievements and exciting career paths of our graduates.