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 - Italy

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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. Students need at least 60% in the Esame di Stato to be considered for foundation year entry

Entry onto undergraduate programmes

For undergraduate entry, students need at least the Esame di Stato with a minimum grade of 75 out of 100 for most undergraduate programmes. There may be other specific entry requirements.

Entry onto postgraduate programmes

Holders of Licenza di Accademia di Belle Arti, Diploma di Laurea (post reforms of 1999), Diploma accademico di primo livello and Bachelors degrees can be considered for postgraduate study.

Holders of the Corsi di Laurea Specialistica, Corsi di Master Universitario di secondo livello and Corsi di Perfezionamento Diploma di Specialista (Dottorato di Ricerca) can be considered for 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.

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.


Please contact our UK based expert listed below:

Country Manager

Lorraine Kirby, Regional Manager, Europe, Russia and CISLorraine Kirby
Regional Manager, Europe
Based in Bristol

Contact us

Country representatives

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

Dream Foundation
Poska 51a, 10150, Tallinn

Telephone: +372 6 314

Viale Restelli 3
20124 Milano

Telephone: +39 327 443 4505
Viale Manjo 7

Contact: William Sergio Ozbun
Telephone: 0039 389 786 0005

Funding and scholarships

Every year we offer funding and a large number of scholarships to our students. Find out about our scholarships for international students.

You may also want to consider other scholarships available from organisations independent of UWE Bristol.