UWE Bristol - Mexico
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 - Mexico
The experienced UWE Bristol International team will be happy to give you advice on the suitability of your qualifications for your chosen course.
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.
Entry onto foundation courses
If you do not meet the requirements for our undergraduate degree courses, you may be considered for a foundation degree.
Holders of a Bachillerato with a GPA of 7.0 out of 10 will be considered for entry onto a UWE Bristol Art and Design foundation course. You can find more information on the creative industries foundation courses available.
For other courses, students have the option to undertake an international foundation or international year one course at our International College. Upon successful completion, these courses offer guaranteed entry onto a UWE Bristol bachelor degree course.
Entry onto undergraduate courses
You will be considered for first year entry with a GPA of 7.5 out of 10 in the Bachillerato plus one of the following:
- SATR (SAT I) with a minimum score of 1050 out of 1600
- ACT with a minimum score of 21
- 2 AP Tests with minimum scores of 3
- 2 SAT Subject Tests with minimum scores of 550
- 2 International Baccalaureate (IB) Higher Level Subjects at grade 5 or above.
The requirements listed above are the minimum requirements for entrance to UWE Bristol; competitive courses may have higher requirements.
Some of our courses require pre-requisite subject knowledge. This must be evidenced via relevant AP tests, SAT Subject Tests or IB Subjects.
Also considered for entry:
- Global Assessment Certificate (GAC) with a minimum GPA of 2.6 out of 4.0
- One to two years of study in a Mexican university with a minimum GPA of 7.0 out of 10.
Entry onto postgraduate courses
Applicants who hold a Licenciatura with a minimum score of 7.0 out of 10 will be considered for admission onto a master’s degree.
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.
English language requirements
To study at UWE Bristol you must demonstrate that your English level is high enough for university study. We accept a number of different Secure English Language Tests (SELT) for entry onto our degree courses, with IELTS being the most common. English language requirements vary slightly from subject to subject.
Please see a list of other acceptable English language qualifications.
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 pre-sessional English language course to get your English skills up to the standard required for entry to UWE Bristol.
For UWE Bristol enquiries, please contact our UK-based expert:
Regional Manager, Africa and UK
Based in Bristol
Below you will find the contact details for our representatives in your country. They can provide you with further information and assist with the submission of your application to UWE Bristol. They can also offer advice on visas, accommodation, scholarships, travel and more.
|Representative name||Contact details|
Aniceto Ortega 817
Col. Del Valle
Del. Benito Juarez
|Contact: Tannia Martinez
Grupo Gales International Studies, S. A. de C.
Contact: Victor Garcia
|Inova Education Mexico
Insurgentes Sur 1377, Piso 8
Col. Insurgentes Mixcoac
Ciudad de México, CP 03920 México
Anglo Latino Education Partnership
|Contact: Oriana Togores
Telephone: (+52) 442 260 9090
WhatsApp: (+52) 442 5501658
Global visits and events
We have scholarships of £4,000 available to students from Latin America. If you hold an unconditional or conditional offer for UWE Bristol and would like to be considered for a scholarship, simply send a short video of yourself answering the following questions:
- Why did you apply to UWE Bristol?
- What are you looking forward to most?
- How could UWE Bristol attract more students from your country?
The closing date for video submissions is Sunday 7 June 2020. Unsuccessful applicants will be notified after this date. Scholarships will be applied as a tuition fee discount and are offered against the first year of studies only. Recipients of this scholarship will be required to undertake ambassadorial activity for the University throughout the duration of their course.
Carolina, from Mexico City, talks about her experience of studying her Masters at UWE Bristol and about life in the UK (in Spanish).
Marcos, from Mexico City, talks about his experience of studying The Bristol MBA and about life in the UK (in Spanish).