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 - Uganda
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.
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
Ugandan A-levels are accepted as comparable to UK A-levels.
If you have studied A-levels or International Baccalaureate, further information on entry requirements can be found on our course listings.
The requirements listed above are the minimum requirement for entrance to UWE Bristol; competitive courses may require higher scores.
Entry onto postgraduate courses
The minimum requirement for entry is an undergraduate (bachelor's) degree that is equivalent to a UK lower second class degree (also known as a 2:2).
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):
- Uganda Certificate of Education Grade 6 or above.
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 UK-based expert:
International Officer, 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|
Plot 2, Spring Road Bugolobi
Kagga House, First Floor
|Contact: SI-UK Kampala
Telephone: +256 77068853
|IE Abroad Kampala
Plot 23, Lumumba Avenue
1st Floor Soliz House
|Contact: IE Abroad Kampala
Telephone: +256 701 422584
SM Chambers, Kintu Road, Plot 14
Opposite Kampala Serena Hotel Staff Gate
PO Box 36343, Kampala
|Contact: Alfred Kinyingi
Telephone: +256 414259220 M: +256 782 705 420
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.