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 - Oman

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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 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 80% are eligible to apply for the UWE Bristol Art and Design foundation degrees.

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 the two-year diploma or a Technical Industrial College Diploma with 60% or more are eligible to apply for a bachelor's degree.

Holders of the three-year higher/advanced diploma are eligible to apply for 2nd or 3rd year entry of the bachelor's degree, depending on grades and subjects.

If you have studied A-levels or International Baccalaureate, further information on entry requirements can be found on our course listings.

If you have studied the American High School Curriculum, please refer to the USA country page.

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 degree are eligible to apply for postgraduate study with a GPA of 2.7.

Lower requirements may be considered, where students have suitable work experience.

Holders of a postgraduate diploma are eligible to apply for postgraduate study, credit may be given on a subject-by-subject basis.

Holders of a master's degree 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.

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.


Country managers

For UWE Bristol enquiries please contact our UK-based experts:

Sophie Grice, Regional Manager, Middle East and North AfricaSophie Grice
Regional Manager, Middle East and North Africa
Based in Bristol

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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
Ahlam Higher Education Services
Mina Al Fahal
Post Code 116
Contact: Kate Clarke
Telephone: +968 24562623
Global Study UK
Oman Muscat Al Khoud, Building Ibn Awaa
Way #3561, Building #5965, Fourth Floor, Office #45
PO Box 534
Telephone: +968 95212672
IDP Education PTY Ltd – Oman
Nizwa House, Behind Al-Madina Plaza
Sultanate of Oman
P.O. Box 768, P.C. 130 AI Athaibah
Contact: Oman Office
Telephone: +968 24 696452
IG for Education Services (IGES)
18 November Street
Contact: Muscat Office
Telephone: +968 93 333332

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.