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 - Kuwait
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 wish to be considered for a foundation degree.
Holders of the Tawjihiya/High School Diploma with 70% will be considered for entry onto a creative industries foundation course.
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
Holders of a Certificate from PAEET Institution with a GPA 3.4 out of 5 or above are eligible to apply for year one.
If you have studied the American High School Curriculum, please refer to the USA country page.
If you have studied A-levels or International Baccalaureate, further information on entry requirements can be found on our courses listings.
The requirements listed above are the minimum requirement for entrance to UWE Bristol, competitive courses may have higher requirements.
Entry onto postgraduate courses
Holders of a bachelor's degree with GPA of 2.75 out of 4 or more will be considered for postgraduate study.
Lower requirements may be considered where students have suitable work experience.
Holders of a master's degree will be eligible to apply 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.
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 visit our English language pages for the 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 enquiries please contact our UK based experts:
Regional Manager, Middle East and North Africa
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|
|IDP Education Pty Ltd Kuwait
Dalal Complex 9th Floor
Salem Al Mubarak Street
P O Box 35199
|Contact: Kuwait Office
Telephone: +965 22 288094
|JNS Education Consultants
|Telephone: +965 25620031
Mobile: +965 99005584
|MEC Study Group
Al Rashed Complex,
Fahad Al Salem Street
|Contact: Muizz Mirza
Telephone: +965-50272509, +965-51786752
St Georges Business Centre
St Georges Square
|Contact: Mr Sayed Ahmed
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.