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 - Mauritius

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We are also home to one of the UK’s eight bar schools, and as such are a particularly popular choice amongst students looking to study law. Many Mauritian students study at a law school in Mauritius and then transfer to UWE Bristol in Year Two or Three.


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 Art and Design undergraduate degree courses, you may be considered for a foundation degree. You can find more information on the creative industries foundation courses available.

If you do not meet the requirements for our other undergraduate degree courses, you may be considered for a foundation or international year one course at our International College.

Upon successful completion, these courses offer guaranteed entry onto a UWE Bristol undergraduate degree course.

Entry onto undergraduate courses

Applicants who hold a good Cambridge Overseas Higher School Certificate/GCE A-level HSC A-levels will be considered for admission onto an undergraduate course.

Holders of a Diploma (two years) from the University of Mauritius may be considered for advanced entry.

If you have studied A-levels or International Baccalaureate, further information on entry requirements can be found at courses at UWE Bristol.

The requirements listed above are the minimum requirements for entrance to UWE Bristol; competitive courses may have higher requirements.

Entry onto postgraduate courses

Holders of a good bachelor's (hons) degree awarded by a university in Mauritius will be considered for entry onto a master's course.

Holders of a master's degree awarded by a University in Mauritius will 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.

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.

We also accept the following local qualification (please note this may vary for some courses):

  • Cambridge Overseas School Certificate/GCE O Level: English language – Grade C.

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.


Country managers

For UWE Bristol enquiries, please contact our expert:

Auvee Rahman, Regional Manager, MauritiusAuvee Rahman
Regional Manager, Mauritius
Based in Bangladesh.

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
Campus Abroad (Mauritius) Ltd
34 Vandermeersch Street
Rose Hill
Contact: Rajeshwari Jayasankar
Telephone: +230 4676200/4677346/2946655
Edabroad Ltd
Cnr ST Jean Raod and Draper Avenue
Quatre Bornes
Contact: Maggie Dowlut
Telephone: +230 466 5366
Overseas Education Centre
Riverview Villa
Contact: Franky Chitson
Telephone: +230 4332220

PTC Education Consultants
16 Suffren Street
Beau Bassin

Contact: Waseemah Bauluck
Telephone: +230 466 00 24/466 00 34

International scholarships

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.