UWE Bristol - Barbados
At UWE Bristol we are proud of our international reputation. With a thriving international community of students from over 140 countries worldwide, we are the perfect UK university to study at.
Entry requirements - Barbados
The experienced UWE Bristol 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 Bristol 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.
All students must also have a recognised English language qualification.
Entry onto foundation programmes
If you do not quite meet the entry requirements for our undergraduate programmes, UWE Bristol offers foundation degrees or undergraduate degrees with foundation year entry.
Entry onto undergraduate programmes
Applicants will be required to show evidence of having achieved Grades I or II and from 1998 Grade III in English in the Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CSEC).
Applicants who have the Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Examinations (CAPE) with two Grade II and four Grade III double-unit subjects are eligible to apply for a Bachelors degree. Within these six units, we will consider two units being single awards.
Entry onto postgraduate programmes
Holders of a Bachelors degree when awarded by the
University of the West Indies or another university in the
Caribbean with a 2:1 degree or where a grade point average marking
is used - 3.0 or above will be eligible to apply for postgraduate
Please note: Where UWE Bristol has an academic agreement in place with an institution, greater flexibility in entry requirements for undergraduate and postgraduate courses may apply as outlined in those agreements.
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.