UWE Bristol - South Africa
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 - South Africa
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 meet the requirements for our undergraduate Bachelor degree programmes, you may be considered for a Foundation or International Year One Programme at our International College. Upon successful completion, these programmes offer guaranteed entry onto a UWE Bristol Bachelor degree programme.
Entry onto undergraduate programmes
UWE Bristol will consider students who have taken GCE A-level examinations or the International Baccalaureate for entrance onto undergraduate programmes.
Senior Certificate (with matriculation endorsement) with minimum grades BBCCC or a National Senior Certificate with minimum grades of 66555.
Students who have completed the first year of a Bachelors degree from a university in South Africa and have satisfied English language requirements will be considered for direct entry onto the undergraduate programmes.
The scores listed above are the minimum requirement for entrance to UWE Bristol, competitive programmes require higher scores.
Entry onto postgraduate programmes
Holders of a good Bachelors (Hons) degree awarded by a South African university will be considered for postgraduate study, depending on the English level. Holders of a good Bachelors (No Hons) degree awarded by a South African university will be considered on a case by case basis.
Students who do not satisfy the requirements would be asked to study a pre-Masters course before entry onto postgraduate programmes.
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.
We work with a number of education agents across the world
who can support you through the application process.
Find a local office near you.
Please contact our UK based experts listed below:
Regional Manager, Africa and UK
Based in Bristol
International Officer, Africa
Based in Bristol