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 - China
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 Senior High School Certificate with a score of at least 70 will be considered for entry onto a UWE Bristol Art and Design foundation degree 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 degree course.
Entry onto undergraduate courses
If you have achieved the following, your application can be considered for the first year of a bachelor's degree:
- Senior High School Certificate with a score of at least 85%, or completed the GAOKAO with a minimum 72% overall average in the relevant subjects to the degree.
- completed one year of a degree programme at a Chinese university with 70%
The requirements listed above are the minimum requirements for entrance to UWE Bristol; competitive courses may have higher requirements.
Advanced entry onto a bachelor's degree can be possible in some cases with the following:
- completion of a three-year diploma with a score of at least 70%
- completed two or three years of a degree programme at a Chinese university with 70%
- a pass in the SQA AD with a minimum of BBC.
Entry onto postgraduate courses
Applicants with the following qualifications would be considered for entry to UWE Bristol’s master's courses:
- bachelor's degree awarded by a Chinese university after four years of study with 70% (equivalent to a UK degree of 2:2).
Holders of a master's degree will be considered for doctoral (PhD) study.
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 experts:
Country Manager, China
International Support Manager: China
Based in Beijing
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|
|Amber Education China (Guangzhou)
Rm301, Podium Building, Guangdong International Building
No. 339 Huanshi Dong Road
Guangdong, P.R. China, 510098
|Contact: Wallace He
|Amber Education China (Shenzhen)
Rm1901, Tower A, International Chamber of Commerce Building
No.138 Fuhua 1 Road, Futian District
Guangdong, P.R.China, 518048
|Contact: Ringo Huang
|Amber Education China (Wuhan)
RmA4316, Zhongshang Building, No.7 Zhongnan Road,
|Contact: Anna Chen
|Aoji Education Group (China)
2F Interchina Commercial Building
NO.33 Deng Shi Kou Street
Dong Cheng District
|Contact: Beijing Office
Telephone: +86 (10) 65229780 ext 547
|Beijing Jiexue Wenyuan Technology Co. Ltd
Room 1013, 9F, Building 1
No. 8, Culture Park West Road
Economic and Technology Development Zone
|Contact: Jia Lingyan
Telephone: +86 139 1161 1069
|Beijing Peilian International Education Technology Co., ltd
Room 8A16, 8F, Building, No.1, No.13
Dazhongsi, Haidian District
|Contact: Rongbo Shao
Telephone: +86 (10) 58800228
|Beijing Yulongshikong Education Technology Development Co. Ltd
No. 39, Xueyuan Nanlu, Haidian District
|Contact: LIU Dachao
Telephone: + 010-82582285
|Chengdu Can-Trust Education Consulting Co., Ltd
#4-1-1303, NO.1, XinGuang Rd.
|Contact: Peiran XIAO
Telephone: +86 28 85501896
|DaDi Education Group Ltd T/A DaDi Overseas Studies Service Centre
Unit 702-703, 7/F,
700 Nathan Road,
|Contact: Royce Chung
Telephone: 852 2314 8312
|Dongfang International Center for Education Exchange
The China Scholarship Council, Level 13, Building A3
No.9 Chegongzhuang Avenue
|Contact: Beijing Office
Telephone: +86 (10) 66093900
|Expert Education & Visa Services
Level 6, 269 Clarence Street
New South Wales 2000
|Contact: Manjeet Ghimire
Telephone: +61 2 9269 0070
Room 2610-2617, L26 SHUMA BUILDING A
No 2 Zhongguannan Street
|Contact: Haidian Office
Telephone: +86 (10) 52788989
|Liu Cheng International Group Ltd
1 Floor, Buildinga
Huaye Creative Garden
111 Eshan Road
|Contact: Clara Ding
Telephone: +86 (21) 20575666
|OxBridge Holdings, Inc
5F., No. 169, Zhongxiao E. Rd., Sec. 4
|Contact: Susan Feng
|Shanghai Shining Edu-Tech Co., Ltd
E2, Floor 4, No.1055
|Contact: Ms Zhang Jing
Telephone: +86 21 65187833
Suite 1201-1203, Tower A Yinghua Building
No.2 North Luoshi Road
|Contact: Wuhan Office
Telephone: +86 27 87641280
|Shenyang Huameilun Education Information Consulting Co Ltd
1207 Block A, Wanda Palace
58-6 Xinghua Street, Tiexi District
|Contact: Kevin Chen
Telephone: +86 (13) 504947881
|Tin Chor International Limited
301-307 Lockhart Rd
Telephone:+86 (010) 8208 6559
|Wiseway Global Co., Ltd
12A Floor, 32 Zhogguancun Avenue
|Contact: Wang Wei
Telephone: +86 (10) 68946699
Every year we offer a large number of scholarships to international students. 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 Bristol.
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