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Our International students come from all over the world and we understand that something’s are a little different when applying and then arriving at the University. We have therefore provided a list of some of the countries we work in with specific information included on Entry Requirements, Funding Opportunities, Visas and other useful information. If your home country is not listed or if you have a question about something that is not included then please contact us.

We are proud to be a University with an international outlook and remain committed to supporting you during this time of uncertainty as Britain withdraws from the EU. Find out more about the latest Brexit guidance.

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Argentina

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Argentina onto a range of courses.  All information below relates specifically to Argentinian students.

Foundation entry qualifications

Students applying for a Foundation programme at Winchester will be required hold the following qualification :-

  • Holders of the Titulo de Bachillerato (BACH) with a minimum of 5/10 will be considered for admission to a Foundation programme

Undergraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to undergraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 6.0 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 560 in Paper-based TOEFL, 220 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Social Work and Journalism (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Bachelors (BA, BSc and LLB) degree at Winchester will be also be required hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation programme from a recognised university or further education college
  • Holders of the European Baccalaureate with a minimum 6.5/65% depending on the subject chosen
  • Holders of the International Baccalaureate Diploma " a score of at least 24-26 is usually required
  • Successful completion of one year a recognised university in Argentina

Postgraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to postgraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 6.5 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 580 in Paper-based TOEFL, 237 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Secondary Education and Social Work (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Masters degree (MA/MSc/MBA) at Winchester should hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree (Honours)
  • Applicants without a first degree but with 5-7 years relevant work experience may also be considered on an individual basis for some Masters programmes

OR

  • Holders of the Título/Grado de Licenciado/ with a score of 4.0 or better will be considered for entry to postgraduate level study

Visa Requirements

Students from Argentina would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here

Algeria

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Algeria onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to Algerian students.

Foundation

Students applying for a Foundation programme at Winchester will be required hold one of the following qualifications :-

  • Baccalaureate General / Technologique minimum grade 10
  • Baccalauréat de l'Enseignement Secondaire minimum grade 12

Undergraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to undergraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 5.5 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 560 in Paper-based TOEFL, 220 in Computer-based TOEFL).

All students applying for a Bachelors (BA, BSc and LLB) degree at Winchester will be also be required hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation programme from a recognised university or further education college
  • Holders of the European Baccalaureate with a minimum 6.5/65% depending on the subject chosen
  • Holders of the International Baccalaureate Diploma with a score of at least 24-26 is usually required

OR

  • Holders of the French Baccalaureate with a grade of 12 or better
  • Holders of the Baccalauréat de l'Enseignement Secondaire with a grade of 16 or better

Postgraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to postgraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 6.0 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 580 in Paper-based TOEFL, 237 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Secondary Education, Nursing and Social Work (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Masters degree (MA/MSc/MBA) at Winchester should hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree (Honours)
  • Applicants without a first degree but with 5-7 years relevant work experience may also be considered on an individual basis for some Masters programmes

OR

  • Holders of the Licence  Diplôme d'Études Supérieures, or Diplôme d'Ingénieur / Diplôme d'Architecte d'État.may be considered for postgraduate study with a grade of 12 or better

English Language

For details of our English Language requirements for students from Algeria please click here.

We offer a range of English Language programmes to assist students to reach the required English Language level for their programme. More details can be found by clicking here.

Visa Requirements

 

Students from Algeria would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here

 

Visits by the International Office and our Local Representatives

We have a number of local representatives and agents who have offices in all major towns and cities in Australia. If you would like to speak to someone locally or would like their contact/office details please contact us and we will be happy to provide you with the information.

British Council

The British Council in Australia are an excellent source of Information on studying in the UK. Their website and contact details can be accessed by clicking here.

Australia

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Australia onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to Australian students.

Undergraduate

We require a High School Certificate (specific state qualifications named below) and an appropriate ATAR score of at least 70.00 or an Overall Position (Queensland) of 14. Students without an ATAR score may still be considered and should contact us to enquire.

  • Capital Territory: Australia Capital Territory Year 12 Certificate
  • New South Wales: Higher School Certificate (HSC)
  • Northern Territory: Northern Territory Certificate of Education (NTCE, Post 2012 Northern Territory Certificate of Education and Training (NTCET)
  • Queensland: Queensland Certificate of Education (QCE)
  • South Australia: South Australian Certificate of Education (SACE)
  • Tasmania: Tasmanian Certificate of Education (TCE)
  • Victoria: Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE)
  • Western Australia: Western Australia Certificate of Education (WACE)
  • We also accept students with a two year Associate Diploma with good grades. Please contact us for course specific grade requirements.

Postgraduate

  • 4 Year university degree with a 2:2 or equivalent score (Division 2 / Division B / 60%)
  • 3 year Bachelor degree (Ordinary) 
  • Applicants without a first degree but with 5 years relevant work experience may be considered for some postgraduate programmes

English Language

Students who have studied in Australia are usually not required to submit additional evidence of English Language.
If you have not studied the full duration of High School or University in Australia you may be required to provide evidence of your English Language. Further details on this can be found if you click here.

Funding and Scholarship Information

Please see below a number of funding opportunities for Australian students coming to study in the UK at the University of Winchester

The University of Winchester International Students Scholarship

Chevening Scholarships for Australia

Visa Requirements

Students from Australia would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information and instructions on how to apply please click here.

Visits by the International Office and our Local Representatives

We have a number of local representatives and agents who have offices in all major towns and cities in Australia. If you would like to speak to someone locally or would like their contact/office details please contact us and we will be happy to provide you with the information.

British Council

The British Council in Australia are an excellent source of Information on studying in the UK. Their website and contact details can be accessed by clicking here.

Austria

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Austria onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to Austrian students.

Undergraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to undergraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 5.5 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 560 in Paper-based TOEFL, 220 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Social Work and Journalism (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Bachelors (BA, BSc and LLB) degree at Winchester will also be required to hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation programme from a recognised university or further education college
  • Holders of the European Baccalaureate with a minimum 6.5/65% depending on the subject chosen
  • Holders of the International Baccalaureate Diploma " a score of at least 24-26 is usually required

OR

  • Holders of the Reifeprüfung/MATURA (Matriculation Examination) or Reife und Diplomprüfung / Matura from Berufsbildende Höhere Schulen (BHS) or a Reifeprüfung / Matura from Allgemeinbildende Höhere Schulen with min grade 2.4/B/Mit Gutem Erfolg Bestandenwill be considered for admission to Bachelor degree courses. For the grades required, please contact us at International@winchester.ac.uk for further details

Postgraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to most postgraduate degree programme is a minimum score of 6.0 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 580 in Paper-based TOEFL, 237 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Secondary Education and Social Work (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Master’s degree (MA/MSc/MBA) at Winchester should hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree (Honours)
  • Applicants without a first degree but with 5-7 years relevant work experience may also be considered on an individual basis for some Masters programmes

OR

  • Holders of the 4-Year Diplomstudium/Magister degrees will be considered for postgraduate study

Visa Requirements

Bahrain

The University of Winchester welcomes students each year from Bahrain onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to students from Bahrain.

Foundation

  • Tawijihiyya(Secondary School Certificate) with grades of 65% or better

Undergraduate

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation course
  • At least two subjects to Advanced GCE/VCE level or equivalent
  • International Baccalaureate
  • Year 1 of a 4-year Bachelor degree, with a minimum GPA of 2.5 or better

Postgraduate

  • Bachelor's Degree (Honours) from a British University
  • Four year honours degree achieving a good result from a reputable Bahrain institution with GPA of 2.6 or better.

English Language

For details of our English Language requirements for students from Bahrain please click here.

We offer a range of English Language programmes to assist students to reach the required English Language level for their programme. More details can be found by clicking here.

Funding and Scholarship Information

Please see below a number of funding opportunities for Bahrain students coming to study in the UK at the University of Winchester

The University of Winchester International Students Scholarship

Ministry of Higher Education Scholarships 

Visa Requirements

Students from the Bahrain would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here.

Visits by the International Office and our Local Representatives

The University has a number of local representatives and agents who have offices in Bahrain. If you would like to speak to someone locally or would like their contact/office details please contact us and we will be happy to provide you with the information.

British Council

The British Council in Bahrain are an excellent source of Information on studying in the UK. Their website and contact details can be accessed by clicking here.

Bangladesh

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Bangladesh onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to students from Bangladesh

Foundation

  • Bangladeshi High School Certificate with an overall average of 75% and at least 75% in key subject areas

Undergraduate

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year foundation programme from a recognised university or further education college.
  • A-Levels, US High School Diploma or International Baccalaureate (please see course listing for specific grade and subject requirements).
  • Completion of Year 1 of a 4year bachelors degree with a GPA of 3.0 or better
  • Other qualifications may also be considered on an individual basis

Advanced Entry

  • Students who have completed two or more years on a Bachelors degree may be eligible for advanced entry into Year 2 of a degree programme 

Postgraduate

  • A good Bachelors degree when studied for at least 4 years from a good University with a GPA of 3.0 above
  • A 2 years Master’s degree with a score of 50 or better

English Language

For details of our English Language requirements for students from Bangladesh please click here.

We offer a range of English Language programmes to assist students to reach the required English Language level for their programme. More details can be found by clicking here.

Funding and Scholarship Information

Please see below a number of funding opportunities for student from Bangladesh coming to study in the UK at the University of Winchester

The University of Winchester International Students Scholarship

Chevening Scholarship in Bangladesh

Visa Requirements

Students from Bangladesh would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here.

Visits by the International Office and our Local Representatives

We have a number of local representatives and agents who have offices in all major towns and cities in Bangladesh. If you would like to speak to someone locally or would like their contact/office details please contact us and we will be happy to provide you with the information.

British Council

The British Council in Bangladesh are an excellent source of Information on studying in the UK. Their website and contact details can be accessed by clicking here.

Belgium

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Belgium onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to Belgium students.

Undergraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to undergraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 5.5 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 560 in Paper-based TOEFL, 220 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Social Work, Nursing and Journalism (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Bachelors (BA, BSc and LLB) degree at Winchester will be also be required hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation programme from a recognised university or further education college
  • Holders of the European Baccalaureate with a minimum 6.5/65% depending on the subject chosen
  • Holders of the International Baccalaureate Diploma " a score of at least 24-26 is usually required

OR

  • Holders of:-  Flemish:- Diploma van secundair onderwijs or Certificat d’Einseignement Secondaire Supérieur, or Brevet van de Aanvullende Secundaire Bereopschool with 6/10 will be considered for admission
  • German:- Abschlusszeugnis der Oberstufe des Sekundarunterrichts
  • French:- Certificat d'enseignement secondaire supérieur (CESS)

Postgraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to postgraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 6.5 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 6.0 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 580 in Paper-based TOEFL, 237 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Secondary Education and Social Work (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Master’s degree (MA/MSc/MBA) at Winchester should hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree (Honours)
  • Applicants without a first degree but with 5-7 years relevant work experience may also be considered on an individual basis for some Masters programmes

OR

Holders of Bachelor, Licence/Licenciaat or Bachelors degree will be considered for postgraduate study

Visa Requirements

Students from Belgium would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here

Brazil

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Brazil onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to Brazilian students. 

Foundation

  • Certificado de Conclusão de Ensino Médio (Certificado de Ensino Médio) with good grades
  • Título de Técnico (Diploma de Tecnico de Nivel Medio) (secondary school certificates) with good grades
  • Certificado de Ensino Médio with an overall average of 5/10

Undergraduate

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year foundation programme from a recognised university or further education college in the UK or Brazil.
  • Certificado de Conclusão de Ensino Médio (Certificado de Ensino Médio) or the Título de Técnico (Diploma de Tecnico de Nivel Medio) followed by a suitable foundation programme.
  • Successful completion of one year at a good University in Brazil with good overall grades (6.0 GPA or above)
  • A Levels or IB. Please see course pages for the entry requirement of each course

Advanced level entry to Year 2 may be possible with grades from the below:

  • Successful completion of 2 or 3 years at a good University in Brazil with good overall grades (6.0 GPA or above)

Postgraduate

  • Bacharel / Licenciado / Professional title (4 years or more) with + 6.0+ on a scale of 1-10. We will also accept B/C or Bom/Regular as equivalent*
  • A degree from a Federal Universities, Catholic Universities and certain State Universities and Courses may be accepted
  • A recognised pre-Masters course

*As some Universities use different grading systems and pass marks, please contact us to find out if your grades are acceptable for the course you are applying for.

English Language

For details of our English Language requirements for students from Brazil please click here.

We offer a range of English Language programmes to assist students to reach the required English Language level for their programme. More details can be found by clicking here.

Funding and Scholarship Information

Please see below a number of funding opportunities for Brazilian students coming to study in the UK at the University of Winchester

The University of Winchester International Students Scholarship

Chevening Scholarship in Brazil

Visa Requirements

Students from Brazil would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here.

Visits by the International Office and our Local Representatives

We have a number of local representatives and agents who have offices throughout Brazil. If you would like to speak to someone locally or would like their contact/office details please contact us and we will be happy to provide you with the information.

British Council

The British Council in Brazil are an excellent source of information on studying in the UK. Their website and contact details can be accessed by clicking here.

Brunei

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Brunei onto a range of courses.  All information below relates specifically to Bruneian students.

Foundation

  • Brunei Cambridge GCE A-levels with min grades DD

Undergraduate

  • GCE A- level or International Baccalaureate ( please see course listing for specific grade and subject requirements)
  • Students with a diploma (for example, National Diplomas or HND) will be considered for undergraduate degree programmes provided they have good average grades and have covered the relevant subjects for the degree course for which they are applying. Candidates with a Higher National Diploma, Advanced Diploma or equivalent may be considered for second or in some cases third-year entry onto a Bachelor's degree with a good GPA.

Postgraduate

  • A good Bachelor's degree with a Second Class Honours (2:2) or above
  • Students with lower qualification but with an average of five to seven years relevant work experience may also be considered for Masters or Graduate Diploma level study.

English Language

Students from Brunei may be able to provide their English O Level as part evidence of English Language. We require a grade C or above. In some instances, we may request a student takes an English Language test (e.g. IELTS, Pearson's PTE). For further details of our English Language requirements for students from Brunei please click here

We offer a range of English Language programmes to assist students to reach the required English Language level for their programme. More details can be found by clicking here 

Funding and Scholarship Information

Please see below a number of funding opportunities for Bruneian students coming to study in the UK at the University of Winchester:

The University of Winchester International Students Scholarship

Chevening Scholarship in Brunei

Visa Requirements

Students from Brunei would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here.

Visits by the International Office and our Local Representatives

Representatives from The University of Winchester regularly visit Brunei to meet with students as well as to visit and provide talks and seminars at schools, colleges, universities and at our local representative's offices. If you would like to meet someone from the University during our next visit to Brunei to talk about the University, the programmes we offer and for information on applying then please contact us to make an appointment.

We also have a local representative whose office is located in Bandar Seri Begawan. If you would like to visit the office please contact us and we will be happy to provide you with the office address and contact information.

British Council

The British Council are an excellent source of Information on studying in the UK. Their local website and contact details can be accessed by clicking here

Bulgaria

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Bulgaria onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to Bulgarian students.

Foundation

Diploma za Sredno Obrazovanie/Sredno Spetsialno Obrazovanie/ Zavŭrsheno Poluvisshe Obrazovanie with min grade of 3

Undergraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to undergraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 6.0 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 560 in Paper-based TOEFL, 220 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Social Work, Nursing and Journalism (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Bachelors (BA, BSc and LLB) degree at Winchester will also be required to hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation programme from a recognised university or further education college
  • Holders of the European Baccalaureate with a minimum 6.5/65% depending on the subject chosen
  • Holders of the International Baccalaureate Diploma " a score of at least 24-26 is usually required

OR

  • Holders of the Diploma za Zavarsheno Sredno Obrazovanie or Diploma za Sredno - Spetzialno Obrazovanie (Diploma of Completed Secondary Education - awarded by technical secondary schools) will be considered for admission to Bachelor degree courses generally with a 4 or above depending on the subject chosen

Postgraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to postgraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 6.0 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 580 in Paper-based TOEFL, 237 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Secondary Education and Social Work (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Master’s degree (MA/MSc/MBA) at Winchester should hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree (Honours)
  • Applicants without a first degree but with 5-7 years relevant work experience may also be considered on an individual basis for some Masters programmes

OR

Holders of the Diploma za Zavarsheno Visshe/Bakalavŭr/Profesionalen bakalavŭr with a grade of 4.0 or abovemay be considered for postgraduate study

Visa Requirements

Students from Bulgaria would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here

Cambodia

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Cambodia. All information below relates specifically to students from Cambodia. 

Foundation

  •  Foundation Year Certificate with a grade B or above

Undergraduate

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year foundation programme from a recognised university or further education college.
  • A-Levels, US High School Diploma or International Baccalaureate (please see course listing for specific grade and subject requirements).
  • Associate Degree/Higher Diploma (if studied for 2 years or more) with a grade of B or above, or 70% or above, or a GPA of 3.0 or better

Postgraduate

  • A Masters degree from a recognised University with a grade of C+ or above, or 50% or above

English Language

For details of our English Language requirements for students from Cambodia please click here.

We offer a range of English Language programmes to assist students to reach the required English Language level for their programme. More details can be found by clicking here.

Funding and Scholarship Information

Please see below a number of funding opportunities for Cambodian students coming to study in the UK at the University of Winchester

The University of Winchester International Students Scholarship

Chevening Scholarship in Cambodia

Visa Requirements

Students from Cambodia would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here.

Visits by the International Office and our Local Representatives

Representatives from The University of Winchester visit Cambodia to meet with students as well as to visit and provide talks and seminars at schools, colleges, universities and at our local representative's offices. If you would like to meet someone from the University during our next visit to talk about the University, the programmes we offer and for information on applying then please contact us to make an appointment.

We also have a number of local representatives and agents who have offices in all major cities. If you would like to speak to someone locally or would like their contact/office details please contact us and we will be happy to provide you with the information.

British Council

The British Council in Cambodia are an excellent source of Information on studying in the UK. Their website and contact details can be accessed by clicking here.

Canada

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Canada onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to Canadian students. 

Undergraduate

Canadian High School Diploma (see below)

  • Alberta - a General High School Diploma is generally considered to satisfy the requirements for entry onto year 1 of our undergraduate programmes if awarded with an average of at least 65% in five grade 12 courses. 
  • British Columbia - the Certificate of Graduation (Dogwood Diploma) is generally considered to satisfy the requirements for entry onto year 1 of our undergraduate programmes if awarded with at least five Bs (BBBBB) in grade 12 courses.
  • Manitoba - the High School Graduation Diploma is generally considered to satisfy the requirements for entry onto year 1 of our undergraduate programmes if five credits have been awarded at 300 level in at least four subject areas and with at least 65% achieved in each of these areas.
  • New Brunswick - the High School Graduation Diploma is generally considered to satisfy the requirements for entry onto year 1 of our undergraduate programmes if five credits have been awarded at 300 level in at least four subject areas and with at least 65% achieved in each of these areas.
  • Newfoundland - the High School Graduation Diploma is generally considered to satisfy the requirements for entry onto year 1 of our undergraduate programmes if five credits have been awarded at 300 level in at least four subject areas and with at least 65% achieved in each of these areas.
  • North West Territories - a General High School Diploma is generally considered to satisfy the requirements for entry onto year 1 of our undergraduate programmes if awarded with an average of at least 65% in five grade 12 courses.
  • Nova Scotia "the High School Completion Certificate is generally considered to satisfy the requirements for entry onto year 1 of our undergraduate programmes if awarded with at least an average of 65 per cent in at least five acceptable subjects at level 4 or 5.
  • Ontario - the Ontario Secondary School Diploma is generally considered to satisfy the requirements for entry onto year 1 of our undergraduate programmes if six OACs are passed - grades of 70 or better
  • Prince Edward Island- the High School Graduation Diploma is generally considered to satisfy the requirements for entry onto year 1 of our undergraduate programmes if five credits have been awarded at 300 level in at least four subject areas and with at least 65% achieved in each of these areas.
  • Quebec " the  Quebec Diplôme d'Études Collégiales (DEC) / Attestation d'Études Collégiales with an average of 65% or above is generally considered to satisfy the requirements for entry onto year 1 of our undergraduate programmes.
  • Quebec " the Diplôme d'Etudes Collègiales (DEC) and the Attestation d'Etudes Collègiales are generally considered to satisfy the requirements for entry onto year 1 of our undergraduate programmes.
  • Saskatchewan - the Completion Grade 12 Standing/Division IV Standing (Secondary School Diploma) is generally considered to satisfy the requirements for entry onto year 1 of our undergraduate programmes if awarded with an average of at least 65% in five acceptable subjects.
  • Yukon - the Senior Secondary Graduation Diploma is generally considered to satisfy the requirements for entry onto year 1 of our undergraduate programmes if awarded with at least five Bs (BBBBB) in grade 12 courses.

Postgraduate

  • A good Bachelors degree (Honours) from a recognised university with a GPA of 2.4 (c grade or approximately 63%) or above will be considered for entry to Masters study

English Language

For details of our English Language requirements for students from Canada please click here.

Funding and Scholarship Information

Please see below a number of funding opportunities for Canadian students coming to study in the UK at the University of Winchester

The University of Winchester International Students Scholarship

Chevening Scholarship in Canada

Visa Requirements

Students from Canada would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information and instructions on how to apply please click here.

Visits by the International Office and our Local Representatives

We have a number of local representatives and agents who have offices in all major towns and cities in Canada. If you would like to speak to someone locally or would like their contact/office details please contact us and we will be happy to provide you with the information.

British Council

The British Council in Canada are an excellent source of Information on studying in the UK. Their website and contact details can be accessed by clicking here.

Croatia

Foundation entry qualifications

Students with Svjedodžba o Maturi (Matura Certificate) with an overall grade of 2 or better will be considered for admission to Foundation programmes

Undergraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to undergraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 6.0 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 560 in Paper-based TOEFL, 220 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Social Work and Journalism (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Bachelors (BA, BSc and LLB) degree at Winchester will be also be required hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation programme from a recognised university or further education college
  • Holders of the European Baccalaureate with a minimum 6.5/65% depending on the subject chosen
  • Holders of the International Baccalaureate Diploma " a score of at least 24-26 is usually required

OR

  • Students with Svjedodžba o državnoj maturi (State Matura Certificate) with an overall grade of 3.4 or better will be considered for admission to Bachelor degree programmes
  • Holders of the International Baccalaureate Diploma with a minimum 26 depending on the subject chosen

Postgraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to postgraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 60 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 580 in Paper-based TOEFL, 237 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Secondary Education and Social Work (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Masters degree (MA/MSc/MBA) at Winchester should hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree (Honours)
  • Applicants without a first degree but with 5-7 years relevant work experience may also be considered on an individual basis for some Masters programmes

OR

  • Holders of the Baccalaureus/Baccalaurea from a Croatian university with a grade of 3.0 or better will be considered for entry to postgraduate level study

Visa Requirements

Students from Croatia would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here

China

The University of Winchester welcomes students from China onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to Chinese students.  

Foundation

  • Students with  Senior Secondary School Certificate/Huikao with min score of 70% - Gaokao with minimum overall score of 55%

Undergraduate

  • Students with a GPA of 3.5 or above in certain schools may be considered for entry onto year 1 of a Bachelor's degree on a case by case basis.
  • Successful completion of one year study at a recognised university in China.
  • A-Levels or International Baccalaureate (please see course listing for specific grade and subject requirements).
  • National College Entry Examination NCEE/Gaokao - with minimum overall score of 70%
  • Additional qualifications will also be considered on a case by case basis. Please contact us for more information.

Postgraduate

  • A four year Bachelor's degree from a recognised institution with minimum overall GPA of 2.75 out of 4.0 or 65-75%, depending on the subject area and qualification.

English Language

For details of our English Language requirements for students from China please click here.

We offer a range of English Language programmes to assist students to reach the required English Language level for their programme. More details can be found by clicking here.

Funding and Scholarship Information

Please see below a number of funding opportunities for Chinese students coming to study in the UK at the University of Winchester

The University of Winchester International Students Scholarship

Chevening Scholarship in China    

Visa Requirements

Students from China would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here.

Visits by the International Office and our Local Representatives

Representatives from The University of Winchester regularly visit China to meet with students as well as to visit and provide talks and seminars at schools, colleges, universities and at our local representative's offices. If you would like to meet someone from the University during our next visit to China to talk about the University, the programmes we offer and for information on applying then please contact us to make an appointment.

We also have a number of local representatives and agents who have offices in all major towns and cities in China. If you would like to speak to someone locally or would like their contact/office details please contact us and we will be happy to provide you with the information.

British Council

The British Council in China are an excellent source of Information on studying in the UK. Their website and contact details can be accessed by clicking here.

Cyprus

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Cyprus onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to Cypriot students.

Foundation

Apolytirion of Lykeio with minimum overall grade of 13

Undergraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to undergraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 5.5 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 560 in Paper-based TOEFL, 220 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Social Work, Nursing and Journalism (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Bachelors (BA, BSc and LLB) degree at Winchester will be also be required hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation programme from a recognised university or further education college
  • Holders of the European Baccalaureate with a minimum 6.5/65% depending on the subject chosen
  • Holders of the International Baccalaureate Diploma " a score of at least 24-26 is usually required

OR

  • Holders of a good Apolytirion of (Eniaio) Lykeio with 16 or above will be considered for admission to Bachelor degree courses
  • British A levels, obtained in Cyprus, are considered for admission to Bachelor degree courses (Modern Greek is acceptable as a third A level
  • Holders of the Higher Technical Institute Diploma, with high grades, may be considered for second year entry onto suitable courses

Postgraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to postgraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 6.0 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 580 in Paper-based TOEFL, 237 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Secondary Education and Social Work (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Masters degree (MA/MSc/MBA) at Winchester should hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree (Honours)
  • Applicants without a first degree but with 5-7 years relevant work experience may also be considered on an individual basis for some Masters programmes

OR

  • Holders of a good four-year Bachelors degree from a Cypriot university will be considered for postgraduate study
  • Holders of the Ptychion (from the University of Cyprus) will be considered for postgraduate study

Czech Republic

The University of Winchester welcomes students from the Czech Republic onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to Czech students.

Foundation

Maturitni Zkouška / Maturita or a Vysvedcení o Maturitní Zkoušce with minimum grade of 4.0

Undergraduate Students

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to undergraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 5.5 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 560 in Paper-based TOEFL, 220 in Computer-based TOEF).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Social Work, Nursingand Journalism (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Bachelors (BA, BSc and LLB) degree at Winchester will be also be required hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation programme from a recognised university or further education college
  • Holders of the European Baccalaureate with a minimum 6.5/65% depending on the subject chosen
  • Holders of the International Baccalaureate Diploma with a score of at least 24-26 is usually required

OR

  • Holders of the  Maturitni Zkouška / Maturita or a Vysvedcení o Maturitní Zkoušce with a minimum grade of 2.5 or better

Postgraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to postgraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 6.0 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 580 in Paper-based TOEFL, 237 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Secondary Education and Social Work (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Masters degree (MA/MSc/MBA) at Winchester should hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree (Honours)
  • Applicants without a first degree but with 5-7 years relevant work experience may also be considered on an individual basis for some Masters programmes

OR

  • Holders of the Magister/ Bakalarwith a grade of 2.0 or better  will be considered for postgraduate study

Visa Requirements

Students from the Czech Republic would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here

Denmark

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Denmark onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to Danish students.

Undergraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to undergraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 5.5 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 560 in Paper-based TOEFL, 220 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Social Work, Nursing and Journalism (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Bachelors (BA, BSc and LLB) degree at Winchester will be also be required hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation programme from a recognised university or further education college
  • Holders of the European Baccalaureate with a minimum 6.5/65% depending on the subject chosen
  • Holders of the International Baccalaureate Diploma " a score of at least 24-26 is usually required

OR

  • Holders of the  Bevis for Studentereksamen / Bevis for Højere Forberedelseseksamen (Studentereksamenor Højere Forberedelseseksamenor Højere Handelseksamen (HHX) with grades of 7 and abovewill be considered for admission to a Bachelors degree

Postgraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to postgraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 6.0 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 580 in Paper-based TOEFL, 237 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Secondary Education and Social Work (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Masters degree (MA/MSc/MBA) at Winchester should hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree (Honours)
  • Applicants without a first degree but with 5-7 years relevant work experience may also be considered on an individual basis for some Masters programmes

OR

  • Holders of aBachelor degree or Professionsbachelor (Bachelor degree or Magisterii) with a grade of 7.0 or above may be considered for entry to Masters degree course

Visa Requirements

Students from Denmark would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here

Egypt

The University of Winchester welcomes students each year from Egypt onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to Egyptian students.

Foundation

Tawjahiya/Thanawhiya Al-Aama with a minimum of 65%

Undergraduate

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation course
  • At least two subjects to Advanced GCE/VCE level or equivalent
  • International Baccalaureate
  • Tawjihiya plus Foundation year
  • Successful completion of Year 1 of a 4-year Bachelor degree with minimum 70%

Postgraduate

  • Bachelor's Degree (Honours) from a British University

Four year honours degree achieving a good result from a reputable Egyptian institution with a 65%/Good/CGPA 2.7

English Language

For details of our English Language requirements for students from Egypt please click here.

We offer a range of English Language programmes to assist students to reach the required English Language level for their programme. More details can be found by clicking here.

Funding and Scholarship Information

Please see below a number of funding opportunities for Egyptian students coming to study in the UK at the University of Winchester

The University of Winchester International Students Scholarship

Visa Requirements

Students from the Egypt would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here.

Visits by the International Office and our Local Representatives

The University has a number of local representatives and agents who have offices in Egypt. If you would like to speak to someone locally or would like their contact/office details please contact us and we will be happy to provide you with the information.

British Council

The British Council in Egypt are an excellent source of Information on studying in the UK. Their website and contact details can be accessed by clicking here.

Estonia

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Estonia onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to Estonian students.

Foundation

Gumnaasiumi Loputunnistus (School Leaving Certificate) with a minimum grade of 3.0

Undergraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to undergraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 5.5 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 560 in Paper-based TOEFL, 220 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Social Work and Journalism (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Bachelors (BA, BSc and LLB) degree at Winchester will be also be required hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation programme from a recognised university or further education college
  • Holders of the European Baccalaureate with a minimum 6.5/65% depending on the subject chosen
  • Holders of the International Baccalaureate Diploma with a score of at least 24-26 is usually required

OR

  • Holders with Gümnaasiumi lõputunnistus (with the Riigieksamitunnistus) - with a minimum grade of 4.0 will be considered for entry to Bachelor degree programmes

Postgraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to postgraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 6.5 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 580 in Paper-based TOEFL, 237 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Secondary Education and Social Work (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Masters degree (MA/MSc/MBA) at Winchester should hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree (Honours)
  • Applicants without a first degree but with 5-7 years relevant work experience may also be considered on an individual basis for some Masters programmes

OR

  • Holders of the Bakalaurusekraad/Diploma (Bachelor degree) with a grade of 3.0 ( C ) or better will be considered for postgraduate programmes 

Visa Requirements

Finland

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Finland onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to Finnish students.

Undergraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to an undergraduate degree programme is a minimum score of 5.5 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 560 in Paper-based TOEFL, 220 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Social Work, Nursing and Journalism (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Bachelors (BA, BSc and LLB) degree at Winchester will be also be required hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation programme from a recognised university or further education college
  • Holders of the European Baccalaureate with a minimum 6.5/65% depending on the subject chosen
  • Holders of the International Baccalaureate Diploma with a score of at least 24-26 is usually required

OR

  • Holders of the Ylioppilastutkinto/Studentexamen will be considered for admission to a Bachelors degree programmes (generally with 5 and above depending on the subject chosen)

Postgraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to postgraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 6.0in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 580 in Paper-based TOEFL, 237 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Secondary Education and Social Work (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Masters degree (MA/MSc/MBA) at Winchester should hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree (Honours)
  • Applicants without a first degree but with 5-7 years relevant work experience may also be considered on an individual basis for some Masters programmes

OR

  • Holders of the Kandidat/Kandidaatti with 160-180 credits or Licenciati/Ligensiaatti are suitable for postgraduate study

Holders of Ammattikorkeakoulututkinto, AMK / yrkeshögskoleexamen, YHS (polytechnic degree, min. 160 credits) are suitable for postgraduate study

Visa Requirements

Students from Finland would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here

France

The University of Winchester welcomes students from France onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to French students.

Foundation

Students applying for a Foundation programme at Winchester will be required hold the following qualification :- Baccalaureate General / Technologique minimum grade 10

Undergraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to undergraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 5.5 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 560 in Paper-based TOEFL, 220 in Computer-based TOEFL).

All students applying for a Bachelors (BA, BSc and LLB) degree at Winchester will be also be required hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation programme from a recognised university or further education college
  • Holders of the European Baccalaureate with a minimum 6.5/65% depending on the subject chosen
  • Holders of the International Baccalaureate Diploma " a score of at least 24-26 is usually required

OR

  • Holders of the Baccalauréat or the Option Internationale du Baccalauréat will be considered for admission to Bachelor degree programmes with a minimum of 11 /20 or above
  • Holders of the Baccalauréat Professionnel (BacPro) may be considered for entry to a Bachelors programme minimum of 11 /20 or above
  • Holders of the Brevet de Technician may be considered for entry to a Bachelors programme
  • Holders of the Brevet de Technician Superieur may be considered for 2nd year entry in a suitable subject area with high grades grades

Postgraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to postgraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 6.0 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 580 in Paper-based TOEFL, 237 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Secondary Education, Nursing and Social Work (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Masters degree (MA/MSc/MBA) at Winchester should hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree (Honours)
  • Applicants without a first degree but with 5-7 years relevant work experience may also be considered on an individual basis for some Masters programmes

OR

  • Holders of the Diplôme d'Ingénieur and Maitrise will be considered for postgraduate study
  • Holders of the Licence may be considered for postgraduate study with a grade of 10 or better
  • 4-years Bachelor degree with a grade of 10 or better

Visa Requirements

Germany

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Germany onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to German students.

Foundation entry qualifications

Students applying for a Foundation programme at Winchester will be required to have secured Zeugnis der Allgemeinen Hochschulreife / Abitur below 2.4

Undergraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to undergraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 5.5  in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 560 in Paper-based TOEFL, 220 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Social Work, Nursing and Journalism (please refer to the individual course pages).

All hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation programme from a recognised university or further education college
  • Holders of the European Baccalaureate with a minimum 6.5/65% depending on the subject chosen
  • Holders of the International Baccalaureate Diploma with a score of at least 24-26 is usually required

OR

  • Holders of the Abitur/Zeugnis der Allgemeinen/Zeugnis der Fachgebundenen Hochschulreife/Zeugnis der Fachohhochschulreife with a score of 2.4 or better will be considered for admission to Bachelor degree courses
  • Holders of Vordiplom/Zwischenpruefung or Fachochschuldiplom/Diplom (FH) will be considered for entry to Bachelor degree programmes and, where appropriate, may be considered for 2nd year entry onto a suitable Bachelors degree
  • Holders of Fachschulabschlusszeugnis will be considered for admission to Bachelor degree courses
  • Holders of Staatlich Gepruefte(r), Techniker(in), Betriebswirt(in), Gestalter(in), Familiepfleger(in), Wirtschafter(in) will be considered for admission to Bachelor degree courses

Postgraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to postgraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 5.5 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 580 in Paper-based TOEFL, 237 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Secondary Education and Social Work (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Masters degree (MA/MSc/MBA) at Winchester should hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree (Honours)
  • Applicants without a first degree but with 5-7 years relevant work experience may also be considered on an individual basis for some Masters programmes

OR

  • Holders of Diplom/Erstes Staatsexamen/Magister Artium will be considered for postgraduate study

In exceptional cases holders of the Fachochschuldiplom/Diplom (FH) with 2-3 years relevant work experience may be considered for entry to postgraduate degrees.

Visa Requirements

Students from Germany would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here

Ghana

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Ghana onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to Ghanaian students.

Foundation

  • Senior Secondary School Certificate with grades of 3 or above
  • West African Examination Certificate with at least five subjects with an average grade of C6 or above

Undergraduate

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation programme from a recognised university or further education college
  • Post School Diploma or HND qualifications may be accepted for some programmes with appropriate grades
  • Year 1 of a 4-year Bachelor degree in Ghana
  • A Levels or IB. Please see course pages for the entry requirement of each course

Postgraduate

  • We require a good (at least 2.2) honours degree from a central university in Ghana.

English Language

For details of our English Language requirements for students from Ghana please click here.

Funding and Scholarship Information

Please see below a number of funding opportunities for Ghanaian students coming to study in the UK at the University of Winchester

The University of Winchester International Students Scholarship

Chevening Scholarship in Ghana

Visa Requirements

Students from Ghana would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here.

Visits by the International Office and our Local Representatives

We have a number of local representatives and agents who have offices in all major towns and cities in Ghana. If you would like to speak to someone locally or would like their contact/office details please contact us and we will be happy to provide you with the information.

British Council

The British Council in Ghana are an excellent source of Information on studying in the UK. Their website and contact details can be accessed by clicking here.

Gibraltar

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Gibraltar onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to students from Gibraltar. 

Undergraduate and Postgraduate

As the Education system in Gibraltar is the same as in the UK, please refer to the individual course pages for entry requirements. They can be found by clicking A to Z of courses.

The Government of Gibraltar provides assistance with funding to students who wish to study overseas and at the University of Winchester. Please click here to find out more and for contact details.

Visits by the International Office

Members of staff from the University regularly visit Gibraltar, usually to speak at schools and to attend educational events so please contact us or your school to find out about our next visit.

Greece

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Greece onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to Greek students.

Foundation entry qualifications

All students applying for a Foundation programme at Winchester will be required hold the following qualification:-

  • Apolytirion of Lykeio with minimum overall grade 13

Undergraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to undergraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 5.5 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 560 in Paper-based TOEFL, 220 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Social Work, Nursing and Journalism (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Bachelors (BA, BSc and LLB) degree at Winchester will be also be required hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation programme from a recognised university or further education college
  • Holders of the European Baccalaureate with a minimum 6.5/65% depending on the subject chosen
  • Holders of the International Baccalaureate Diploma with a score of at least 24-26 is usually required

OR

  • Holders of a good Apolytirion of (Eniaio) Lykeio with 16/20 or above will be considered for admission to Bachelor degree courses
  • Holders of the Ptychion (TEI) may be considered for second year entry to a suitable Bachelor degree courses

Postgraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to postgraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 6.0  in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 580 in Paper-based TOEFL, 237 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Secondary Education and Social Work (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Masters degree (MA/MSc/MBA) at Winchester should hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree (Honours)
  • Applicants without a first degree but with 5-7 years relevant work experience may also be considered on an individual basis for some Masters programmes

OR

  • Holders of the  Diploma Panepistimiou or Ptychio (University/ University diploma) or Diploma/ Diploma from AEN/ TEI With a grade of 5.5 or better

Visa Requirements

Students from Greece would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here

Hong Kong

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Hong Kong onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to students from Hong Kong.

Foundation

  • 香港高級程度會考-高級補充程度(Hong Kong Advanced Level Examination (HKALE) - Advanced Supplementary Level)

Undergraduate

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation programme from a recognised university or college
  • 香港中學文憑 (Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE)) – usually with a 5,4,4 profile
  • 香港高級程度會考-高級程度 (Hong Kong Advanced Level Examination (HKALE) - (please see course listing for specific grade and subject requirements)
  • UK A-Levels or International Baccalaureate (please see course listing for specific grade and subject requirements)
  • 高級文憑 (Higher Diploma) - will generally meet the requirements for advanced entry onto appropriate undergraduate programmes
  • 副學士學位 (Associate degree) – will generally meet the requirements for advanced entry onto appropriate undergraduate programmes
  • Additional qualifications will also be considered on a case by case basis

Postgraduate

  • 學士學位 (榮譽) (Bachelor degree (Honours))
  • A first or second class degree from a UK University

English Language

For details of our English Language requirements for students from Hong Kong please click here.

We offer a range of English Language programmes to assist students to reach the required English Language level for their programme. More details can be found by clicking here.

Funding and Scholarship Information

Please see below a number of funding opportunities for Hong Kong students coming to study at the University of Winchester

The University of Winchester International Students Scholarship

The Chevening Scholarship in Hong Kong

Visa Requirements

Students from Hong Kong would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here.

Visits by the International Office and our Local Representatives

Representatives from The University of Winchester regularly visit Hong Kong to meet with students as well as to visit and provide talks and seminars at schools, colleges, universities and at our local representative's offices. If you would like to meet someone from the University during our next visit to Hong Kong to talk about the University, the programmes we offer and for information on applying then please contact us to make an appointment.

We also have a number of local representatives and agents who have offices in Hong Kong. If you would like to speak to someone locally or would like their contact/office details please contact us and we will be happy to provide you with the information.

British Council

The British Council in Hong Kong are an excellent source of Information on studying in the UK. Their website and contact details can be accessed by clicking here.

Hungary

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Hungary onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to Hungarian students.

Foundation entry qualifications

All students applying for a Foundation programme at Winchester will be required hold the following qualification:-

  • Erettsegi, with an average Grade of 2 out of 5

Undergraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to undergraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 5.5 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 560 in Paper-based TOEFL, 220 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Social Work, Nursing and Journalism (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Bachelors (BA, BSc and LLB) degree at Winchester will be also be required hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation programme from a recognised university or further education college
  • Holders of the European Baccalaureate with a minimum 6.5/65% depending on the subject chosen
  • Holders of the International Baccalaureate Diploma " a score of at least 24-26 is usually required

OR

  • Holders of the Erettsegi/Matura with grades of 3.0 or better will be considered for entry to a Bachelors degree

Postgraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to postgraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 6.0 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 580 in Paper-based TOEFL, 237 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Secondary Education and Social Work (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Masters degree (MA/MSc/MBA) at Winchester should hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree (Honours)
  • Applicants without a first degree but with 5-7 years relevant work experience may also be considered on an individual basis for some Masters programmes

OR

  • Holders of the Egyetemi Oklevel will be considered for postgraduate study

Holders of the Foiskola Oklevel with high grades or additional relevant work experience may be considered for postgraduate study

Visa Requirements

Students from Hungary would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here

India

The University of Winchester welcomes students from India onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to Indian students. 

Foundation

  • Students who have completed 12th grade with scores between 50% and 70% will be considered

Undergraduate

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation course (normally minimum 60%)
  • International Baccalaureate(minimum of 24 points)
  • Successful completion of year 10 Maths and English with a minimum of 75% plus completion of:
    • Indian School Certificate (Year-12)
    • Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) / Standard 12 - See required scores below
    • Diploma (from a State Board of Technical Education)
  • Applicants who have completed the first year of an undergraduate degree at a recognised Indian university may be considered for direct entry to undergraduate programmes.

Year 12 (HSC) grade requirements:

  • The Council for Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE) 70% or above
  • Calcutta Board and Tamil Nadu 70% or above
  • West Bengal 60% or above
  • Maharashtra 75% or above
  • For all other examination boards please contact us.

Postgraduate

  • Successful completion of a bachelors degree, studied for a minimum of three years, with a GPA of 55% or above from a recognised University. Degrees from the main metropolitan universities, for example Delhi, Hyderabad, Chennai (Madras) Mumbai (Bombay), Ahmadabad, Pune, Bangalore, Nagpur, Kanpur, Kolkata (Calcutta), Lucknow, Jaipur, Jodhpur. A well-recognised college affiliated with a large metropolitan university will normally be considered for entry with 60% (and above). Due to the very stringent marking schemes at the University of Calcutta and University of Pune (First Class degrees normally given marks between 58%-62%) we might accept students with lower marks.

English Language

For details of our English Language requirements for students from India please click here.

We offer a range of English Language programmes to assist students to reach the required English Language level for their programme. More details can be found by clicking here.

Funding and Scholarship Information

Please see below a number of funding opportunities for Indian students coming to study in the UK at the University of Winchester

The University of Winchester International Students Scholarship

Chevening Scholarship in India

Visa Requirements

Students from India would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here.

Visits by the International Office and our Local Representatives

Representatives from The University of Winchester visit India to meet with students as well as to visit and provide talks and seminars at schools, colleges, universities and at our local representative's offices. If you would like to meet someone from the University during our next visit to India to talk about the University, the programmes we offer and for information on applying then please contact us to make an appointment.

We also have a number of local representatives and agents who have offices in all major towns and cities in India. If you would like to speak to someone locally or would like their contact/office details please contact us and we will be happy to provide you with the information.

British Council

The British Council in India are an excellent source of Information on studying in the UK. Their website and contact details can be accessed by clicking here.

Indonesia

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Indonesia onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to Indonesian students.

Foundation

  • Students successfully complete Senior Secondary Level (Sekolah Menengah Umum- SMU)

Undergraduate

  • A recognised foundation programme
  • 1 year of Sarjana S1 degree with a CGPA of 2.7
  • Diploma I (D1 or Ahli Pratama A.P.) if in a relevant subject, with a minimum grade of 2.5
  • Diploma D2 with very good grades

Postgraduate

  • An accredited 4-year Bachelor Degree/Sarjana with min GPA of 2.8/4

English Language

For details of our English Language requirements for students from Indonesia please click here.

We offer a range of English Language programmes to assist students to reach the required English Language level for their programme. More details can be found by clicking here.

Funding and Scholarship Information

Please see below a number of funding opportunities for Indonesian students coming to study in the UK at the University of Winchester

The University of Winchester International Students Scholarship

Chevening Scholarship in Indonesia

The Indonesia Endowment Fund for Education or Lembaga Pengelola Dana Pendidikan (LPDP)  

Visa Requirements

Students from Indonesia would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here.

Visits by the International Office and our Local Representatives

We have a number of local representatives and agents who have offices in all major towns and cities in Indonesia. If you would like to speak to someone locally or would like their contact/office details please contact us and we will be happy to provide you with the information.

British Council

The British Council in Indonesia are an excellent source of Information on studying in the UK. Their website and contact details can be accessed by clicking here.

Ireland

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Ireland onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to Irish students.

Foundation

Students applying for a Foundation programme at Winchester will be required hold the following qualification :- Irish Leaving Certificate with 4 Irish Highers at grade H5

Undergraduate entry qualifications

All students applying for a Bachelors (BA, BSc and LLB) degree at Winchester will be also be required hold one of the following qualifications:​

  • Holders of the European Baccalaureate with a minimum 6.5/65% depending on the subject chosen
  • Holders of the International Baccalaureate Diploma with a score of at least 24-26 is usually required

OR

  • Holders of the Irish Leaving Certificate (Irish Highers) with appropriate grades in a minimum of five passes at H4 or will be considered for admission to bachelors degree programmes

Postgraduate entry qualifications

All students applying for a Masters degree (MA/MSc/MBA) at Winchester should hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree (Honours)
  • Applicants without a first degree but with 5-7 years relevant work experience may also be considered on an individual basis for some Masters programmes

Israel

The University of Winchester welcomes students each year from Israel onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to Israeli students.

Undergraduate

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation course
  • At least two subjects to Advanced GCE/VCE level or equivalent
  • International Baccalaureate 
    • Te'udat Gemer Tichonit/Hagamar Hatichonit plus Foundation year
    • Te'udat Bagrut or Bagrut with a score of 77% or better

Postgraduate

 

  • Bachelor's Degree (Honours) from a British University
  • Bachelor degree from an Israeli institution with a grade of 65% or better

English Language

For details of our English Language requirements for students from Israel please click here.

We offer a range of English Language programmes to assist students to reach the required English Language level for their programme. More details can be found by clicking here.

Funding and Scholarship Information

Please see below a number of funding opportunities for Israeli students coming to study in the UK at the University of Winchester

The University of Winchester International Students Scholarship

Visa Requirements

Students from the Israel would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here.

Visits by the International Office and our Local Representatives

The University has a number of local representatives and agents who have offices in Israel If you would like to speak to someone locally or would like their contact/office details please contact us and we will be happy to provide you with the information.

British Council

The British Council in Israel are an excellent source of Information on studying in the UK. Their website and contact details can be accessed by clicking here.

Italy

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Italy onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to Italian students.

Foundation entry qualifications

Students applying for a Foundation programme at Winchester will be required hold the following qualification :- Diploma di Esame di Stato with minimum grade of 50%

Undergraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to undergraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 5.5 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 560 in Paper-based TOEFL, 220 in Computer-based TOEFL).

All students applying for a Bachelors (BA, BSc and LLB) degree at Winchester will be also be required hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation programme from a recognised university or further education college
  • Holders of the European Baccalaureate with a minimum 6.5/65% depending on the subject chosen
  • Holders of the International Baccalaureate Diploma " a score of at least 24-26 is usually required

OR

  • Holders of the Esame di Stato with grades of 65% in most cases (or equivalent) will be considered for admission to Bachelors degree programmes. Some programmes may require higher grades
  • Holders of Diploma di Maturita Classicq/Scientifica/Tecnica/Linguistica/ Professionale/Magistrale or Artistica will be considered for admission to Bachelors degree programmes

Postgraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to postgraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 6.0 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 580 in Paper-based TOEFL, 237 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Secondary Education and Social Work (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Masters degree (MA/MSc/MBA) at Winchester should hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree (Honours)
  • Applicants without a first degree but with 5-7 years relevant work experience may also be considered on an individual basis for some Masters programmes

OR

  • Holders of Diploma di Laurea/Licenza di Accademia di Belle Arti/Diploma di Mediatore Linguistic/Diploma di Laurea/Diploma accademico di primo livello with a grade of 100 or better

Holders of the Licenza di Accademia di Belle Arti will be considered for entry to postgraduate study.

Visa Requirements

Japan

We have a long history of welcoming students from Japan onto a range of programmes. All information below relates specifically to Japanese students.

Entry Requirements

Foundation

  • Kotogakko Sotsugyo Shomeisho (Upper Secondary School Leaving Certificate)

Undergraduate

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation programme from a recognised university or college
  • A-Levels or International Baccalaureate (please see course listing for specific grade and subject requirements)
  • Successful completion of one year at a recognised university in Japan with a suitable GPA. Please contact us for more information
  • Junior College two and three year diploma holders or graduates of the Colleges of Technology five year programmes will be considered for entry to Bachelors degree programmes
  • Additional qualifications will also be considered on a case by case basis


Postgraduate

  • A Bachelor's degree from a recognised institution with an overall Pass or better
  • A first or second class degree from a UK University

See more of our English Language requirements for students from Japan

We offer a range of English Language programmes to assist students to reach the required English Language level for their programme. More details can be found by clicking here


How to Apply

Click here to find out how to apply

Fees

Click here to find out more about the fees for each course


Funding and Scholarship Information

Please see below a number of funding opportunities for Japanese students coming to study at the University of Winchester

The University of Winchester International Students Scholarship

The Chevening Scholarship in Japan


Visa Requirements

Students from Japan would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here

Visits by the International Office and our Local Representatives

Representatives from The University of Winchester regularly visit Japan to meet with students as well as to visit and provide talks and seminars at schools, colleges, universities and at our local representative's offices. If you would like to meet someone from the University during our next visit to Japan to talk about the University, the programmes we offer and for information on applying then please contact us to make an appointment.

We also have a number of local representatives and agents who have offices in all major towns and cities in Japan. If you would like to speak to someone locally or would like their contact/office details please contact us and we will be happy to provide you with the information.

British Council

The British Council in Japan are an excellent source of Information on studying in the UK. See the British Council in Japan website.

Jordan

The University of Winchester welcomes students each year from Jordan onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to Jordanian students

Foundation

Tawjahiya/Thanawhiya Al-Aama with minimum of 60%

Undergraduate

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation course
  • At least two subjects to Advanced GCE/VCE level or equivalent
  • International Baccalaureate
  • Tawjahiya/Thanawhiya Al-Aama plus Foundation year
  • Successful completion of Year 1 of a Bachelor degree in Jordan with a minimum grade of 60%

Postgraduate

  • Bachelor's Degree (Honours) from a British University
  • Four year honours degree achieving a good result from a reputable Jordanian institution with scores of CGPA 2.6 (C Good).

English Language

For details of our English Language requirements for students from Jordan please click here.

We offer a range of English Language programmes to assist students to reach the required English Language level for their programme. More details can be found by clicking here.

Funding and Scholarship Information

Please see below a number of funding opportunities for Jordanian students coming to study in the UK at the University of Winchester

The University of Winchester International Students Scholarship

Visa Requirements

Students from Jordan would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here.

Visits by the International Office and our Local Representatives

The University has a number of local representatives and agents who have offices in Jordan. If you would like to speak to someone locally or would like their contact/office details please contact us and we will be happy to provide you with the information.

British Council

The British Council in the Jordan are an excellent source of Information on studying in the UK. Their website and contact details can be accessed by clicking here.

Kuwait

The University of Winchester welcomes students each year from Kuwait onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to Kuwaiti students

Foundation

Tawjahiya/Thanawhiya Al-Aama with minimum of 65%

Undergraduate

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation course
  • At least two subjects to Advanced GCE/VCE level or equivalent
  • International Baccalaureate
  • Tawjahiya/Thanawhiya Al-Aama plus Foundation year
  • Successful completion of Year 1 of a Bachelor degree in Kuwait with a minimum grade of 60%
  • Diploma / Certificate from PAAET Institute with overall grade of C/Good/2.0

Postgraduate

  • Bachelor's Degree (Honours) from a British University
  • Four year honours degree achieving a good result from a reputable Kuwaiti institution with scores of CGPA 2.6

English Language

For details of our English Language requirements for students from Kuwait please click here.

We offer a range of English Language programmes to assist students to reach the required English Language level for their programme. More details can be found by clicking here.

Funding and Scholarship Information

Please see below a number of funding opportunities for Kuwaiti students coming to study in the UK at the University of Winchester

The University of Winchester International Students Scholarship

Visa Requirements

Students from Kuwait would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here.

Visits by the International Office and our Local Representatives

The University has a number of local representatives and agents who have offices in Kuwait. If you would like to speak to someone locally or would like their contact/office details please contact us and we will be happy to provide you with the information.

British Council

The British Council in Kuwait are an excellent source of Information on studying in the UK. Their website and contact details can be accessed by clicking here.

Latvia

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Latvia onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to Latvian students. 

Foundation entry qualifications

Students applying for a Foundation programme at Winchester will be required hold the following qualification :- Atestāts par vispārējo vidējo izglītību at 6 overall with 60%

Undergraduate

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation programme from a recognised university or further education college
  • Holders of the European Baccalaureate with a minimum 6.5/65% depending on the subject chosen
  • Holders of the International Baccalaureate Diploma - a score of at least 24-26 is usually required
  • Atestāts par vispārējo vidējo izglītību (Usually an overall grade of 7 or above is required however some programmes require higher scores
  • A-Levels or International Baccalaureate (please see course listing for specific grade and subject requirements)

Postgraduate

  • Post-2000 Bakalaur/bachelor degree at grade 7 or better

English Language

For details of our English Language requirements for students from Lithuania please click here.

We offer a range of English Language programmes to assist students to reach the required English Language level for their programme. More details can be found by clicking here.

Visits by the International Office and our Local Representatives

We have a number of local representatives and agents who have offices throughout Latvia. If you would like to speak to someone locally or would like their contact/office details please contact us and we will be happy to provide you with the information. Members of staff from the University also regularly visit Latvia so please contact us to find out about our next visit.

British Council

The British Council in Latvia are an excellent source of Information on studying in the UK. Their website and contact details can be accessed by clicking here.

Visa Requirements

Students from Latvia would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here

Lebanon

The University of Winchester welcomes students from the Lebanon onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to Lebanese students.

Foundation

Students applying for a Foundation programme at Winchester will be required hold the following qualification :- Baccalaureat General/Baccalaueat Technique/Lebanese Baccalaureate with a minimum grade of 12

Undergraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to undergraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 5.5 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 560 in Paper-based TOEFL, 220 in Computer-based TOEFL).

All students applying for a Bachelors (BA, BSc and LLB) degree at Winchester will be also be required hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation programme from a recognised university or further education college
  • Holders of the European Baccalaureate with a minimum 6.5/65% depending on the subject chosen
  • Holders of the International Baccalaureate Diploma with a score of at least 24-26 is usually required

OR

  • Successful completion of year 1 of a 4-year bachelor degree (French Baccalaureate minimum grade 12/Diplôme de Technicien Supérieur - minimum grade 16/Diploma of Technical Licence - minimum grade 14/Lebanese Baccalaureate-  with minimum grade of 17

Postgraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to postgraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 6.0 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 580 in Paper-based TOEFL, 237 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Secondary Education, Nursing and Social Work (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Masters degree (MA/MSc/MBA) at Winchester should hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree (Honours)
  • Applicants without a first degree but with 5-7 years relevant work experience may also be considered on an individual basis for some Masters programmes

OR

Bachelor Degree from American University of Beirut/Beirut Arab University with minimum grade C/Good/70% - Diplome d’Etudes Superieures/Approfondies with minimum grade 12

English Language

  • For details of our English Language requirements for students from Lebanon please click here.
  • We offer a range of English Language programmes to assist students to reach the required English Language level for their programme. More details can be found by clicking here.

Funding and Scholership Information

Visa Requirements

 

  • Students from Lebanon would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here.

Visits by the International Office and our Local Representatives 

 

  • Representatives from The University of Winchester visit Lebanon to meet with students as well as to visit and provide talks and seminars at schools, colleges, universities and at our local representative's offices. If you would like to meet someone from the University during our next visit to Lebanon to talk about the University, the programmes we offer and for information on applying then please contact us to make an appointment.
  • We also have a number of local representatives and agents who have offices in Lebanon. If you would like to speak to someone locally or would like their contact/office details please contact us and we will be happy to provide you with the information.

British Council

 

  • The British Council in Lebanon are an excellent source of Information on studying in the UK. Their website and contact details can be accessed by clicking here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lithuania

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Lithuania onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to Lithuanian students. 

Foundation entry qualifications

Students applying for a Foundation programme at Winchester will be required hold the following qualification :- Brandos Atestatas at Grade 5

Undergraduate

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation programme from a recognised university or further education college
  • Holders of the European Baccalaureate with a minimum 6.5/65% depending on the subject chosen
  • Holders of the International Baccalaureate Diploma - a score of at least 24-26 is usually required
  • Brandos Atestatas ( Grades of mostly 6s and 7s are required with some programmes requiring higher grades
  • A-Levels or International Baccalaureate (please see course listing for specific grade and subject requirements)

Postgraduate

  • Bakalaur/bachelor degree with a minimum grade of 7

English Language

For details of our English Language requirements for students from Lithuania please click here.

We offer a range of English Language programmes to assist students to reach the required English Language level for their programme. More details can be found by clicking here.

Visits by the International Office and our Local Representatives

We have a number of local representatives and agents who have offices throughout Lithuania. If you would like to speak to someone locally or would like their contact/office details please contact us and we will be happy to provide you with the information. Members of staff from the University also regularly visit Lithuania so please contact us to find out about our next visit.

British Council

The British Council in Lithuania are an excellent source of Information on studying in the UK. Their website and contact details can be accessed by clicking here.

Visa Requirements

Students from Lithuania would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here

Luxembourg

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Luxembourg onto a range of programmes. All information below relates specifically to students from Luxembourg.

Foundation entry qualifications

Students with Diplôme de fin d'études secondaires with an overall score of 30 or better will be considered for admission to Foundation programmes

Undergraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to undergraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 6.0 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 560 in Paper-based TOEFL, 220 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Social Work and Journalism (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Bachelors (BA, BSc and LLB) degree at Winchester will be also be required hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation programme from a recognised university or further education college
  • Holders of the European Baccalaureate with a minimum 6.5/65% depending on the subject chosen
  • Holders of the International Baccalaureate Diploma " a score of at least 24-26 is usually required

OR

  • Students with Diplôme de fin d'études secondaires with an overall score of 38 or better will be considered for admission to Bachelor degree programmes
  • Holders of the International Baccalaureate Diploma with a minimum 26 depending on the subject chosen

Postgraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to postgraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 60 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 580 in Paper-based TOEFL, 237 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Secondary Education and Social Work (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Masters degree (MA/MSc/MBA) at Winchester should hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree (Honours)
  • Applicants without a first degree but with 5-7 years relevant work experience may also be considered on an individual basis for some Masters programmes

OR

  • Holders of a degree from a university in Luxembourg with a grade of 14 or better will be considered for entry to postgraduate level study

Visa Requirements

Students from Luxembourg would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here

Malaysia

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Malaysia onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to Malaysian students.

Foundation

  • SPM (Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia / Malaysia Certificate of Education) with average grades of 5C or above

Undergraduate

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year foundation programme from a recognised university or further education college.
  • SPM (Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia / Malaysia Certificate of Education) with good grades plus an international foundation year or equivalent.
  • Successful completion of one year at a Malaysian university with good overall grades (2.5 GPA or above)
  • UEC (Unified Examination Certificate) Senior Middle Level with an overall A/B profile
  • Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM, Malaysia Higher School Certificate) with grades equivalent to A Level requirement (please see course listing for specific grade and subject requirements)
  • Matriculation Certificate (Matrikulasi) with a grade point average of 2.0 or above, depending on the subject area

Advanced level entry to Year 2 or 3 may be possible with grades from the below:

  • Polytechnic Diploma (three year post-SPM/SPVM) (with a GPA of 2.5 or above)
  • Polytechnic Technician Certificate with high grades
  • Two to three year college diploma/certificate (post-SPM) with high grades (with a GPA of 2.5 or over)

Postgraduate

  • A Malaysian Bachelor degree from a recognised institution with a GPA of 2.7 or above, depending on the subject area

English Language

Students from Malaysia who have taken the SPM 1119 may be able to use this as evidence of English to meet the English Language entry requirements. For further details of our English Language requirements for students from Malaysia please click here.

We offer a range of English Language programmes to assist students to reach the required English Language level for their programme. More details can be found by clicking here.

Funding and Scholarship Information

Please see below a number of funding opportunities for Malaysian students coming to study in the UK at the University of Winchester

The University of Winchester International Students Scholarship

Chevening Scholarship in Malaysia

Public Service Department of Malaysia

Majlis Amanah Rakyat (MARA)

Visa Requirements

Students from Malaysia would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here.

Visits by the International Office and our Local Representatives

Representatives from The University of Winchester regularly visit Malaysia to meet with students as well as to visit and provide talks and seminars at schools, colleges, universities and at our local representative's offices. If you would like to meet someone from the University during our next visit to Malaysia to talk about the University, the programmes we offer and for information on applying then please contact us to make an appointment.

We also have a number of local representatives and agents who have offices in all major towns and cities in Malaysia. If you would like to speak to someone locally or would like their contact/office details please contact us and we will be happy to provide you with the information.

British Council

The British Council in Malaysia are an excellent source of Information on studying in the UK. Their website and contact details can be accessed by clicking here.

Malta

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Malta onto a range of programmes. All information below relates specifically to Maltese students.

Foundation entry qualifications

Students with a Matriculation Certificate with an overall score of 44 or better will be considered for admission to Foundation programmes

Undergraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to undergraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 6.0 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 560 in Paper-based TOEFL, 220 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Social Work and Journalism (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Bachelors (BA, BSc and LLB) degree at Winchester will be also be required hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation programme from a recognised university or further education college
  • Holders of the European Baccalaureate with a minimum 6.5/65% depending on the subject chosen
  • Holders of the International Baccalaureate Diploma " a score of at least 24-26 is usually required

OR

  • Students with a Matriculation Certificate with an overall score of 48 points or better will be considered for admission to Bachelor degree programmes
  • Holders of the International Baccalaureate Diploma with a minimum 26 depending on the subject chosen

Postgraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to postgraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 60 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 580 in Paper-based TOEFL, 237 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Secondary Education and Social Work (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Masters degree (MA/MSc/MBA) at Winchester should hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree (Honours)
  • Applicants without a first degree but with 5-7 years relevant work experience may also be considered on an individual basis for some Masters programmes

OR

  • Holders of a degree from a university in Malta with a score of 55% (IIB) or better will be considered for entry to postgraduate level study

Visa Requirements

Students from Malta would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here

Mexico

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Mexico onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to Mexican students.

Foundation

  • A Bachillerato is required and must be successfully completed with good grades (7/70%)

Undergraduate

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year foundation programme from a recognised university or further education college in the UK or Mexico.
  • Successful completion of one year at a good University in Mexico with good overall grades (7.0 GPA/70% or above)
  • A Técnico Superior Universitario with good overall grades (7.0 GPA/70% or above)
  • A Levels or IB. Please see course pages for the entry requirement of each course

Postgraduate

  • A Título de Licenciado / Título (Profesional) when awarded after four years of study with a grade of at least 7/70%
  • A recognised pre-Masters course

English Language

For details of our English Language requirements for students from Mexico please click here.

We offer a range of English Language programmes to assist students to reach the required English Language level for their programme. More details can be found by clicking here.

Funding and Scholarship Information

Please see below a number of funding opportunities for Mexican students coming to study in the UK at the University of Winchester

The University of Winchester International Students Scholarship

Chevening Scholarship in Mexico

Visa Requirements

Students from Mexico would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here.

Visits by the International Office and our Local Representatives

We have a number of local representatives and agents who have offices throughout Mexico. If you would like to speak to someone locally or would like their contact/office details please contact us and we will be happy to provide you with the information.

British Council

The British Council in Mexico are an excellent source of information on studying in the UK. Their website and contact details can be accessed by clicking here.

Morocco

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Morocco onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to Moroccan students.

Foundation

Students applying for a Foundation programme at Winchester will be required hold the following qualifications :-

  • Diplôme du Baccalauréat Marocain (Moroccan Baccalaureate) minimum average 12 - French Baccalaureat minimum grade 10

Undergraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to undergraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 5.5 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 560 in Paper-based TOEFL, 220 in Computer-based TOEFL).

All students applying for a Bachelors (BA, BSc and LLB) degree at Winchester will be also be required hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation programme from a recognised university or further education college
  • Holders of the European Baccalaureate with a minimum 6.5/65% depending on the subject chosen
  • Holders of the International Baccalaureate Diploma with a score of at least 24-26 is usually required

OR

  • Holders of the French Baccalaureate  with a grade of 12 or better
  • Successful completion of a Foundation programme + Attestation du Baccaleaureat (Diplôme du Baccalauréat Marocain)

Postgraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to postgraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 6.0 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 580 in Paper-based TOEFL, 237 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Secondary Education and Social Work (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Masters degree (MA/MSc/MBA) at Winchester should hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree (Honours)
  • Applicants without a first degree but with 5-7 years relevant work experience may also be considered on an individual basis for some Masters programmes

OR

  • Successful completion of a 4-Year Bachelor's degree/Licence with a final grade of 11/Assezbien

English Language

For details of our English Language requirements for students from Morocco please click here.

We offer a range of English Language programmes to assist students to reach the required English Language level for their programme. More details can be found by clicking here.

Visa Requirements

Visits by the International Office and Our Local Representatives

  • Representatives from The University of Winchester regularly visit Morocco to meet with students as well as to visit and provide talks and seminars at schools, colleges, universities and at our local representative's offices. If you would like to meet someone from the University during our next visit to Morocco to talk about the University, the programmes we offer and for information on applying then please contact us to make an appointment.

British Council

  • The British Council are an excellent source of Information on studying in the UK. Their local website and contact details can be accessed by clicking here

 

 

Myanmar

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Myanmar. All information below relates specifically to students from Myanmar. 

Undergraduate

  • Students who have completed one or more years on a Bachelors degree​ in Myanmar
  • A-Levels, US High School Diploma or International Baccalaureate (please see course listing for specific grade and subject requirements).
  • Associate Degree with a grade of 55% or equivalent or above
  • Successful completion of a suitable one year foundation programme from a recognised university or further education college.​

Advanced Entry

  • Students who have completed two or more years on a Bachelors degree may be eligible for advanced entry into Year 2 of a degree programme  

Postgraduate

  • 5 Years of post-secondary school study, (of which at least 4 years must be at Bachelors level study at a recognised institution)
  • Masters degree from a recognised University with a grade of B, 50%, a GPA of 2.5/3.5 or 2/4 depending on where studied.

English Language

For details of our English Language requirements for students from Myanmar please click here.

We offer a range of English Language programmes to assist students to reach the required English Language level for their programme. More details can be found by clicking here.

Funding and Scholarship Information

Please see below a number of funding opportunities for Burmese students coming to study in the UK at the University of Winchester

The University of Winchester International Students Scholarship

Chevening Scholarship in Myanmar

Visa Requirements

Students from Myanmar would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here.

Visits by the International Office and our Local Representatives

Representatives from The University of Winchester visit Myanmar to meet with students as well as to visit and provide talks and seminars at schools, colleges, universities and at our local representative's offices. If you would like to meet someone from the University during our next visit to talk about the University, the programmes we offer and for information on applying then please contact us to make an appointment.

We also have a number of local representatives and agents who have offices in all major cities. If you would like to speak to someone locally or would like their contact/office details please contact us and we will be happy to provide you with the information.

British Council

The British Council in Myanmar are an excellent source of Information on studying in the UK. Their website and contact details can be accessed by clicking here.

Netherlands

The University of Winchester welcomes students from the Netherlands onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to students from the Netherlands. 

Foundation entry qualifications

Voorbereidend Wetenschappelijk Onderwijs (VWO), Grade 6

Undergraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to undergraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 5.5 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 560 in Paper-based TOEFL, 220 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Social Work and Journalism (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Bachelors (BA, BSc and LLB) degree at Winchester will be also be required hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation programme from a recognised university or further education college
  • Holders of the European Baccalaureate with a minimum 6.5/65% depending on the subject chosen
  • Holders of the International Baccalaureate Diploma " a score of at least 24-26 is usually required

OR

  • Holders of the VWO Certificate with suitable grades above 6.5 will be considered for entry to Bachelor programmes

Postgraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to postgraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 6.0 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 580 in Paper-based TOEFL, 237 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Secondary Education and Social Work (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Masters degree (MA/MSc/MBA) at Winchester should hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree (Honours) with a grade of 6.0 or better
  • Applicants without a first degree but with 5-7 years relevant work experience may also be considered on an individual basis for some Masters programmes

OR

  • Holders of Doctoral or HBO diploma will be considered for entry to postgraduate study

Visa Requirements

Students from the Netherlands would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here

Nigeria

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Nigeria onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to Nigerian students. 

Foundation

  • Senior Secondary School Certificate (SSSC) or a West African Senior School Certificate (WASSC) with grades at C6 or abover in at least 5 subjects (including English Language and Mathematics)

Undergraduate

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation programme from a recognised university or further education college
  • Ordinary National Diploma (ND) with Lower credit or successful completion of Level 100

Postgraduate

  • A good bachelor degree or a master's degree from a Nigerian university with a 2:2 degree, 2.4 GPA

English Language

For details of our English Language requirements for students from Nigeria please click here.

Funding and Scholarship Information

Please see below a number of funding opportunities for Nigerian students coming to study in the UK at the University of Winchester

The University of Winchester International Students Scholarship

Chevening Scholarship in Nigeria

Visa Requirements

Students from Nigeria would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here.

Visits by the International Office and our Local Representatives

We have a number of local representatives and agents who have offices in all major towns and cities in Nigeria. If you would like to speak to someone locally or would like their contact/office details please contact us and we will be happy to provide you with the information.

British Council

The British Council in Nigeria are an excellent source of Information on studying in the UK. Their website and contact details can be accessed by clicking here.

Norway

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Norway onto a range of programmes. All information below relates specifically to Norwegian students.

Undergraduate

  • Vitnemal of 3.0 or above (with a 4.0 in English), although some programmes (eg Journalism) may ask for higher scores. Some programmes require an audition/online interview.
  • A-Levels or International Baccalaureate (please see course listing for specific grade and subject requirements)
  • Additional qualifications will also be considered on a case by case basis. Please contact us for more information

Postgraduate

  • A relevant three year Bachelor's degree from a recognised institution with an overall C or above

English Language

A Vitnemal of 4.0 in English, although some programmes (eg Journalism) may ask higher grades.  4 is generally accepted as meeting the minimum entry requirement. If you do not meet this requirement then please head over to our English Language Entry Requirements page.

Funding and Scholarship Information

Please see below a number of funding opportunities for Norwegian students coming to study at the University of Winchester

Lånekassen – Norwegian State Educational Loan Fund

Lånekassen - Page for the support for students with disabilities

The University of Winchester International Students Scholarship

Visa Requirements

Students from Norway would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here

Visits by the International Office and our Local Representatives

Representatives from The University of Winchester regularly visit Norway to meet with students as well as to visit and provide talks and seminars at schools, colleges, universities and at our local representative's offices. If you would like to meet someone from the University during our next visit to Norway to talk about the University, the programmes we offer and for information on applying then please contact us to make an appointment.

We also have a number of local representatives and agents who have offices in all major towns and cities in Norway. If you would like to speak to someone locally or would like their contact/office details please contact us and we will be happy to provide you with the information.

British Council

The British Council in Norway are an excellent source of Information on studying in the UK. Their website and contact details can be accessed by clicking here

Association for Norwegian Students Abroad (ANSA)

Click here to access the website for the association for Norwegian students abroad

Oman

The University of Winchester welcomes students each year from Oman onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to Omani students

Foundation

Tawjahiya/Thanawhiya Al-Aama with minimum of 65%

Undergraduate

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation course
  • At least two subjects to Advanced GCE/VCE level or equivalent
  • International Baccalaureate
  • Tawjahiya/Thanawhiya Al-Aama plus Foundation year
  • Successful completion of Year 1 of a Bachelor degree in Oman with a minimum grade of 60% - Diploma with a minimum GPA of 2.75

Postgraduate

  • Bachelor's Degree (Honours) from a British University
  • Four year honours degree achieving a good result from a reputable Omani institution with scores of GPA 2.3

English Language

For details of our English Language requirements for students from Oman please click here.

We offer a range of English Language programmes to assist students to reach the required English Language level for their programme. More details can be found by clicking here.

Funding and Scholarship Information

Please see below a number of funding opportunities for Omani students coming to study in the UK at the University of Winchester

The University of Winchester International Students Scholarship

Visa Requirements

Students from Oman would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here.

Visits by the International Office and our Local Representatives

The University has a number of local representatives and agents who have offices in Oman. If you would like to speak to someone locally or would like their contact/office details please contact us and we will be happy to provide you with the information.

British Council

The British Council in Omanare an excellent source of Information on studying in the UK. Their website and contact details can be accessed by clicking here.

 

Pakistan

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Pakistan onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to students from Pakistan.

Undergraduate

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year foundation programme from a recognised university or further education college.
  • A-Levels, US High School Diploma or International Baccalaureate (please see course listing for specific grade and subject requirements).
  • Completion of Year 1 of a 4year bachelors degree with grades above 60%
  • Other qualifications may also be considered on an individual basis

Advanced Entry

  • Students who have completed two or more years on a Bachelors degree may be eligible for advanced entry into Year 2 of a degree programme 

Postgraduate

  • A good Bachelors when studied for at least 4 years from a good University with a grade of 65% or above
  • A 2 years Master’s degree with at least 65%

English Language

For details of our English Language requirements for students from Pakistan please click here.

We offer a range of English Language programmes to assist students to reach the required English Language level for their programme. More details can be found by clicking here.

Funding and Scholarship Information

Please see below a number of funding opportunities for student from Pakistan coming to study in the UK at the University of Winchester

The University of Winchester International Students Scholarship

Chevening Scholarship in Pakistan

Visa Requirements

Students from Pakistan would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here.

Visits by the International Office and our Local Representatives

We have a number of local representatives and agents who have offices in all major towns and cities in Pakistan. If you would like to speak to someone locally or would like their contact/office details please contact us and we will be happy to provide you with the information.

British Council

The British Council in Pakistan are an excellent source of Information on studying in the UK. Their website and contact details can be accessed by clicking here.

Poland

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Poland onto a range of programmes. All information below relates specifically to Polish students.

Foundation entry qualifications

Swiadectwo Dojrzałości / Matura with min grade 45%

Undergraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to undergraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 6.0 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 560 in Paper-based TOEFL, 220 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Social Work and Journalism (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Bachelors (BA, BSc and LLB) degree at Winchester will be also be required hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation programme from a recognised university or further education college
  • Holders of the European Baccalaureate with a minimum 6.5/65% depending on the subject chosen
  • Holders of the International Baccalaureate Diploma " a score of at least 24-26 is usually required

OR

  • Holders of the Świadectwo Dojrzałości (Certificate of Maturity) with a grade of 60% or better will be considered for entry to Bachelor programmes.
  • Holders of a Diploma (in professional fields from a Szkoly Pomaturalne) or Technik (Technician) / Dyplom Ukonczenia Szkoly Policealne (Diploma of completion of Szkoly Policealne) may be considered for entry to Bachelor programmes.

Postgraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to postgraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 6.5 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 580 in Paper-based TOEFL, 237 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Secondary Education and Social Work (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Masters degree (MA/MSc/MBA) at Winchester should hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree (Honours)
  • Applicants without a first degree but with 5-7 years relevant work experience may also be considered on an individual basis for some Masters programmes

OR

Holders of Licencjat/Inzynier with a minimum grade of 4.0 (C )

Visa Requirements

Students from Poland would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here

Portugal

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Portugal onto a range of programmes. All information below relates specifically to Portuguese students.

Foundation entry qualifications

  • Students with Certificado de fim de Estudos Secundário or Diploma Nível Secundário de Educação / Certificado Nível Secundário de Educação with a minimum 10 points will be considered for admission to Foundation programmes

Undergraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to undergraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 6.0 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 560 in Paper-based TOEFL, 220 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Social Work and Journalism (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Bachelors (BA, BSc and LLB) degree at Winchester will be also be required hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation programme from a recognised university or further education college
  • Holders of the European Baccalaureate with a minimum 6.5/65% depending on the subject chosen
  • Holders of the International Baccalaureate Diploma " a score of at least 24-26 is usually required

OR

  • Students with Certificado de fim de Estudos Secundário or Diploma Nível Secundário de Educação / Certificado Nível Secundário de Educação with a minimum 12 points will be considered for admission to Bachelor degree programmes
  • Holders of the International Baccalaureate Diploma with a minimum 26 depending on the subject chosen

Postgraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to postgraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 6.5 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 580 in Paper-based TOEFL, 237 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Secondary Education and Social Work (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Masters degree (MA/MSc/MBA) at Winchester should hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree (Honours)
  • Applicants without a first degree but with 5-7 years relevant work experience may also be considered on an individual basis for some Masters programmes

OR

  • Holders of the Licenciado and Mestrado will be considered for entry to postgraduate level study
  • Holders of the Diploma de Estudos Superiores Especializados (DESE) with a grade of 14 or better will be considered for entry to postgraduate level study
  • Holders of the Mestrado / Mestra will be considered for entry to postgraduate level study

Visa Requirements

Students from Portugal would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here

Qatar

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Qatar onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to Qatari students.

Foundation

  • Al-Thanawaya Al-Aama (General Secondary Education Certificate) with good grades
  • Qatar Senior School Certificate with good grades

Undergraduate

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation course
  • At least two subjects to Advanced GCE/VCE level or equivalent
  • International Baccalaureate
  • Shahadat Al-Thanawaya Al-Aama plus a foundation course
  • Qatar Senior School Certificate plus a foundation course
  • 1 of Bachelors degree with CGPA 3.0
  • Associate Degree with a minimum GPA of 2,7

Postgraduate

  • Bachelor's Degree from a British University
  • Four year honours degree from a recognised University in Qatar achieving a good result of at least 2.2/4 GPA. Note some programmes require a higher GPA.

English Language

For details of our English Language requirements for students from Qatar please click here.

We offer a range of English Language programmes to assist students to reach the required English Language level for their programme. More details can be found by clicking here.

Funding and Scholarship Information

Please see below a number of funding opportunities for Qatari students coming to study in the UK at the University of Winchester

The University of Winchester International Students Scholarship

Sidra Scholarships

Hamad Bin Khalifa Al Thani Scholarship

Visa Requirements

Students from Qatar would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here.

Visits by the International Office and our Local Representatives

The University has a number of local representatives and agents who have offices in Qatar. If you would like to speak to someone locally or would like their contact/office details please contact us and we will be happy to provide you with the information.

British Council

The British Council in Qatar are an excellent source of Information on studying in the UK. Their website and contact details can be accessed by clicking here.

Romania

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Romania onto a range of programmes. All information below relates specifically to Romanian students. 

Foundation entry qualifications

Students with Diplomă de Bacalaureat with a minimum score of 5 will be considered for admission to Foundation programmes

Undergraduate

  • A Diplomă de Bacalaureat with at least grade 7 (note some programmes require a higher score)
  • A-Levels or International Baccalaureate (please see course listing for specific grade and subject requirements)
  • Additional qualifications will also be considered on a case by case basis. Please contact us for more information

Postgraduate

  • A relevant bachelors (Diplomă de Licenţă) or equivalent with at least grade 7

English Language

For details of our English Language requirements for students from Romania please click here.

Funding and Scholarship Information

Please see below funding opportunities for Romanian students coming to study at the University of Winchester

The University of Winchester Student Support

The University of Winchester International Students Scholarship

Visits by the International Office and our Local Representatives

The University has a number of local representatives and agents who have offices in Romania. If you would like to speak to someone locally or would like their contact/office details please contact us and we will be happy to provide you with the information.

British Council

The British Council in Romania are an excellent source of Information on studying in the UK. Their website and contact details can be accessed by clicking here.

Russia

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Russia onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to Russian students.  

Foundation

  • Attestat o srednem (polnom) obshem obrazovanii (Certificate of Secondary Education at grade 11) with high grades
  • Diplom ob okonchanii srednego specialnogo uchebnogo zavedeniya (uchilishe ili tekhnikum) with high grades

Undergraduate

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation programme from a recognised university or further education college
  • Successful completion of at least one year of Bakalavr from a recognised university in Russia
  • Successful completion of at least one year of a Specialist Diploma from a recognised university in Russia
  • Diploma of Secondary Vocational Education/ Diploma of Completed Specialised Secondary Education depending on the subject
  • A-Levels or International Baccalaureate (please see course listing for specific grade and subject requirements)

Postgraduate

  • Specialist Diploma/ Diplom ob Okanchanii Vysshego Uchebnogo Zavedeniya with an overall average grade of 3.0 or satisfactory
  • Magistr with an overall average grade of 3.0
  • Bakalavr (4 years of study) with an overall average grade of 3.0

English Language

For details of our English Language requirements for students from Russia please click here.

We offer a range of English Language programmes to assist students to reach the required English Language level for their programme. More details can be found by clicking here.

Funding and Scholarship Information

Please see below a number of funding opportunities for Russian students coming to study in the UK at the University of Winchester

The University of Winchester International Students Scholarship

Chevening Scholarship in Russia

Visa Requirements

Students from Russia would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here.

Visits by the International Office and our Local Representatives

We have a number of local representatives and agents who have offices throughout Russia. If you would like to speak to someone locally or would like their contact/office details please contact us and we will be happy to provide you with the information.

British Council

The British Council in Russia are an excellent source of Information on studying in the UK. Their website and contact details can be accessed by clicking here.

Saudi Arabia

The University of Winchester welcomes students each year from Saudi Arabia onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to Saudi students.

Foundation

  • Tawjihiyah (General Secondary Education Certificate) with minimum 70%

Undergraduate

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation course
  • At least two subjects to Advanced GCE/VCE level or equivalent
  • International Baccalaureate
  • High results in the Tawjihiyah plus a foundation course

Postgraduate

  • Bachelor's Degree (Honours) from a British University
  • Four year honours degree achieving a good result from a reputable overseas institution with a GPA of over 2.5/4 or 3.0/5 or 60%.

English Language

For details of our English Language requirements for students from Saudi Arabia please click here.

We offer a range of English Language programmes to assist students to reach the required English Language level for their programme. More details can be found by clicking here.

Funding and Scholarship Information

Please see below a number of funding opportunities for Saudi students coming to study in the UK at the University of Winchester

The University of Winchester International Students Scholarship

Visa Requirements

Students from Saudi Arabia would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here.

Visits by the International Office and our Local Representatives

The University has a number of local representatives and agents who have offices in various cities in Saudi Arabia. If you would like to speak to someone locally or would like their contact/office details please contact us and we will be happy to provide you with the information.

British Council

The British Council in Saudi Arabia are an excellent source of Information on studying in the UK. Their website and contact details can be accessed by clicking here.

Singapore

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Singapore onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to Singaporean students.  

Foundation

Singapore Cambridge GCE A-levels with minimum grades DD

Undergraduate

  • A-Levels or International Baccalaureate (please see course listing for specific grade and subject requirements).
  • Students with a diploma from Singapore, Ngee Ann, Nanyang, Temasek or Republic Polytechnics will be considered for undergraduate degree programmes provided they have good average grades and have covered the relevant subjects for the degree course for which they are applying. Candidates with Polytechnic and EDB Institute diplomas may be considered for second or in some cases third year entry onto a Bachelor's degree with a good GPA. 
  • Advanced diploma holders may be considered for second or in some cases third year entry to a relevant undergraduate degree. 

Postgraduate

  • A good Bachelor's degree (usually a GPA over 2.8 although we may consider other scores for some subjects with suitable work experience or additional training/qualifications) from the National University of Singapore, Nanyang Technical University, or universities of equivalent standing in Singapore or overseas.
  • Advanced Postgraduate Diploma with exceptional grades (over 85%) and sufficient relevant work experience may be suitable for some postgraduate courses. 
  • Students with lower qualifications but with an average of five to seven years relevant work experience may also be considered for Masters or Graduate Diploma level study.

English Language

Students from Singapore can provide their English O Level as part evidence of English Language. We require a grade C or above. In addition to this we will also conduct an English assessment interview with all successful applicants during one of our visits to Singapore.  In some instances we may request a student takes an English Language test. For detail of our English Language requirements please click here.

Funding and Scholarship Information

Please see below a number of funding opportunities for Singaporean students coming to study in the UK at the University of Winchester

The University of Winchester International Students Scholarship

Chevening Scholarship in Singapore

Visa Requirements

Students from Singapore would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here.

Visits by the International Office and our Local Representatives

Representatives from The University of Winchester regularly visit Singapore to meet with students as well as to visit and provide talks and seminars at schools, colleges, polytechnics, universities and at our local representative's offices. If you would like to meet someone from the University during our next visit to Singapore to talk about the University, the programmes we offer and for information on applying then please contact us to make an appointment.

We also have a number of local representatives and agents who have offices in Singapore. If you would like to speak to someone locally or would like their contact/office details please contact us and we will be happy to provide you with the information.

British Council

The British Council in Singapore are an excellent source of Information on studying in the UK. Their website and contact details can be accessed by clicking here.

Slovakia

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Slovakia onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to Slovakian students. 

Foundation entry qualifications

Students applying for a Foundation programme at Winchester will be required hold the following qualification :-

  • Vysvedčenie o maturitnej skúške (Maturita) with an average score of 4 or better

Undergraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to undergraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 6.0 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 560 in Paper-based TOEFL, 220 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Social Work and Journalism (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Bachelors (BA, BSc and LLB) degree at Winchester will be also be required hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation programme from a recognised university or further education college
  • Holders of the European Baccalaureate with a minimum 6.5/65% depending on the subject chosen
  • Holders of the International Baccalaureate Diploma " a score of at least 24-26 is usually required

OR

  • Holders of the Vysvedčenie o maturitnej skúške (Maturita) with an average score of 2.6 or better will be considered for entry to Bachelor degree programmes

Postgraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to postgraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 6.5 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 580 in Paper-based TOEFL, 237 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Secondary Education and Social Work (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Masters degree (MA/MSc/MBA) at Winchester should hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree (Honours)
  • Applicants without a first degree but with 5-7 years relevant work experience may also be considered on an individual basis for some Masters programmes

OR

  • Applicants with a Bakalár/bachelor degree with a grade of C or bettermay be considered for entry to postgraduate study.
  • Holders of the Magister/Professional title will be considered for postgraduate Masters degree courses or where appropriate PhD study

Holders of the Magister/Professional title will be considered for postgraduate Masters degree courses or where appropriate PhD study

Visa Requirements

Students from Slovakia would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here

Slovenia

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Slovenia onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to Slovenian students. 

Foundation entry qualifications

Students applying for a Foundation programme at Winchester will be required hold the following qualification :-

Maturitetno Spricevalo with a score of 2.5 or better

Undergraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to undergraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 5.5 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 560 in Paper-based TOEFL, 220 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Social Work and Journalism (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Bachelors (BA, BSc and LLB) degree at Winchester will be also be required hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation programme from a recognised university or further education college
  • Holders of the European Baccalaureate with a minimum 6.5/65% depending on the subject chosen
  • Holders of the International Baccalaureate Diploma " a score of at least 24-26 is usually required

OR

  • Holders of the Maturitetno Spricevalo with a score of 3.0 or better will be considered for entry to Bachelor degree programmes

Postgraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to postgraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 6.5 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 580 in Paper-based TOEFL, 237 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Secondary Education and Social Work (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Masters degree (MA/MSc/MBA) at Winchester should hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree (Honours)
  • Applicants without a first degree but with 5-7 years relevant work experience may also be considered on an individual basis for some Masters programmes

OR

  • Applicants with a Diploma o pridobljeni univerzitetni izobrazbi (University Degree ) with a grade of 7.0 or better may be considered for entry to postgraduate study
  • Holders of the Magister/Professional title will be considered for postgraduate Masters degree courses or where appropriate PhD study

Visa Requirements

Students from Slovenia would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here

South Africa

The University of Winchester welcomes students from South Africa onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to students from South Africa.

Foundation

  • National Senior Certificate with minimum grades of 44444

Undergraduate

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year foundation programme from a recognised university or further education college.
  • A-Levels, US High School Diploma or International Baccalaureate (please see course listing for specific grade and subject requirements).
  • Senior Certificate (with matriculation endorsement) with minimum grades BBBCC or 65% or above
  • National Senior Certificate with minimum grades of 55666
  • Other qualifications may also be considered on an individual basis

Advanced Entry

  • Students who have completed one or more years on a Bachelors degree in South Africa may be eligible for advanced entry into Year 2 of a degree programme  

Postgraduate

  • A good Bachelors (Honours) degree when studied for at least 4 years with a grade of 2:2, 53% or above

English Language

For details of our English Language requirements for students from South Africa please click here.

We offer a range of English Language programmes to assist students to reach the required English Language level for their programme. More details can be found by clicking here.

Funding and Scholarship Information

Please see below a number of funding opportunities for student from South Africa coming to study in the UK at the University of Winchester

The University of Winchester International Students Scholarship

Chevening Scholarship in South Africa

Visa Requirements

Students from South Africa would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here. If you are unsure if you require a visa or not then please contact us.

Visits by the International Office and our Local Representatives

We have a number of local representatives and agents who have offices in all major towns and cities in South Africa. If you would like to speak to someone locally or would like their contact/office details please contact us and we will be happy to provide you with the information.

British Council

The British Council in South Africa are an excellent source of Information on studying in the UK. Their website and contact details can be accessed by clicking here.

South Korea

The University of Winchester welcomes students each year from South Korea onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to Korean students.

Foundation 

  • Students who have studied a High School Diploma with good grades

Undergraduate

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation programme from a recognised university or further education college
  • Successful completion of one year at a recognised university in Korea with a GPA of 2.5 or above, depending on the subject area
  • 준학사Junior College diploma/Junior Vocational College diploma with a GPA of 2.0or above
  • A-Levels or International Baccalaureate (please see course listing for specific grade and subject requirements)
  • High School Diploma from Special-Purposed High Schools (for gifted students) with grades of C (70%) or better

Postgraduate

  • A relevant four year 학사 Bachelor's (Haksa) degree from a well-recognised institution with an overall GPA of 2.5 out of 4.0 or above (Grades B, C+ and 75% are considered comparable to a GPA of 2.5), depending on the subject area
  • Students with a Bachelors (Haksa) degree from another university where the applicant has several years relevant work experience may be considered for Masters level study

English Language

For detail of our English Language requirements for students from South Korea please click here.

We offer a range of English Language programmes to assist students to reach the required English Language level for their programme. More details can be found by clicking here.

Funding and Scholarship Information

Please see below a number of funding opportunities for Korean students coming to study in the UK at the University of Winchester

The University of Winchester International Students Scholarship

Chevening Scholarship in South Korea

Visa Requirements

Students from South Korea would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here.

Visits by the International Office and our Local Representatives

Representatives from The University of Winchester regularly visit South Korea to meet with students as well as to visit and provide talks and seminars at schools, colleges, universities and at our local representative's offices. If you would like to meet someone from the University during our next visit to South Korea to talk about the University, the programmes we offer and for information on applying then please contact us to make an appointment.

We also have a number of local representatives and agents who have offices in all major towns and cities in South Korea. If you would like to speak to someone locally or would like their contact/office details please contact us and we will be happy to provide you with the information.

British Council

The British Council in South Korea are an excellent source of Information on studying in the UK. Their website and contact details can be accessed by clicking here.

Spain

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Spain onto a range of courses.  All information below relates specifically to Spanish students.

Foundation entry qualifications

Students applying for a Foundation programme at Winchester will be required hold the following qualification :-

  • Holders of the Titulo de Bachillerato (BACH) or Curso de orientacion (COU) with a minimum of 5/10 will be considered for admission to a Foundation programme

Undergraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to undergraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 6.0 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 560 in Paper-based TOEFL, 220 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Social Work and Journalism (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Bachelors (BA, BSc and LLB) degree at Winchester will be also be required hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation programme from a recognised university or further education college
  • Holders of the European Baccalaureate with a minimum 6.5/65% depending on the subject chosen
  • Holders of the International Baccalaureate Diploma " a score of at least 24-26 is usually required

OR

  • Holders of the Titulo de Bachillerato (BACH) or Curso de orientacion (COU) with a minimum of 6.0/10 will be considered for admission to a Bachelors degree programme
  • Holders of the Selectividad with an average mark of 6 will be considered for admission to a Bachelors degree programme

Postgraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to postgraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 6.5 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 580 in Paper-based TOEFL, 237 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Secondary Education and Social Work (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Masters degree (MA/MSc/MBA) at Winchester should hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree (Honours)
  • Applicants without a first degree but with 5-7 years relevant work experience may also be considered on an individual basis for some Masters programmes

OR

Holders of the Titulo Universitario Official de Graduado (Grado) with a score of 6.0 or betterwill be considered for entry to postgraduate level study

Visa Requirements

Students from Spain would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here

Sweden

Foundation entry qualifications

Students applying for a Foundation programme at Winchester will be required hold the following qualification :-

Holders of the Avgångsbetyg / Slutbetyg från Gymnasieskola with a minimum of 12 will be considered for admission to a Foundation programme

Undergraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to undergraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 6.0 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 560 in Paper-based TOEFL, 220 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Social Work and Journalism (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Bachelors (BA, BSc and LLB) degree at Winchester will be also be required hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation programme from a recognised university or further education college
  • Holders of the European Baccalaureate with a minimum 6.5/65% depending on the subject chosen
  • Holders of the International Baccalaureate Diploma " a score of at least 24-26 is usually required

OR

  • Holders of the Avgångsbetyg / Slutbetyg från Gymnasieskola with a minimum of 14  / will be considered for entry to Bachelor degree courses

Postgraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to postgraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 6.5 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 580 in Paper-based TOEFL, 237 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Secondary Education and Social Work (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Masters degree (MA/MSc/MBA) at Winchester should hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree (Honours)
  • Applicants without a first degree but with 5-7 years relevant work experience may also be considered on an individual basis for some Masters programmes

OR

  • Holders of the Kandidatexamen,Yrkesexamen or Magisterexamen will be considered for entry to postgraduate level study

Visa Requirements

Students from Sweden would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here

Switzerland

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Switzerland onto a range of programmes. All information below relates specifically to Swiss students.

Foundation entry qualifications

Students with Gymnasialer Maturitätsausweis/ Certificat de maturité gymnasiale/ Attestato di maturità liceale with a minimum grade of 4.0 will be considered for admission to Foundation programmes.

Undergraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to undergraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 6.0 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 560 in Paper-based TOEFL, 220 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Social Work and Journalism (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Bachelors (BA, BSc and LLB) degree at Winchester will be also be required hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation programme from a recognised university or further education college
  • Holders of the European Baccalaureate with a minimum 6.5/65% depending on the subject chosen
  • Holders of the International Baccalaureate Diploma " a score of at least 24-26 is usually required

OR

  • Students with a Certificat de Capacité / Certificat de Maturité/ Maturitätsausweis/  Attestato di Capacità / Attestato di Maturità (Attestato di Capacità / Attestato di Maturità with an overall grade of 4.2 or better will be considered for admission to Bachelor degree programmes
  • Holders of the International Baccalaureate Diploma with a minimum 26 depending on the subject chosen

Postgraduate entry qualifications

Students whose first language is not English may be asked to provide evidence of English Language ability when applying to the University of Winchester. The requirement for admission to postgraduate degree programmes is a minimum score of 60 in IELTS (International English Language Teaching System) including a minimum score of 5.5 in Academic Writing, or an equivalent qualification (for example 580 in Paper-based TOEFL, 237 in Computer-based TOEFL).

Exceptions: Primary Education, Secondary Education and Social Work (please refer to the individual course pages).

All students applying for a Masters degree (MA/MSc/MBA) at Winchester should hold one of the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree (Honours)
  • Applicants without a first degree but with 5-7 years relevant work experience may also be considered on an individual basis for some Masters programmes

OR

  • Holders of Diplom/Diplôme; Lizentiat/Licence; Staatsdiplom/Diplôme d'Etat OR a Fachhochschule Diplom (FH)/Hautes Écoles Specialisées Diplôme with a grade of4 (1-6 scale), 3 (1-5 scale), 0r 6 (1-10 scale) better will be considered for entry to postgraduate level study

Visa Requirements

Students from Switzerland would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here

Taiwan

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Taiwan onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to Taiwanese students.  

Foundation

  • Students with an average of 50% or above in the Senior High Leaving Certificate (SH3)

Undergraduate

  • Students with a GPA of 3.5 or above in certain schools may be considered for entry onto year 1 of a Bachelor's degree on a case by case basis.
  • Successful completion of one year study at a recognised university in Taiwan
  • A-Levels or International Baccalaureate (please see course listing for specific grade and subject requirements)
  • Additional qualifications will also be considered on a case by case basis. Please contact us for more information

Postgraduate

  • A relevant four year Bachelor's degree from a recognised institution with an overall GPA of 2.75 out of 4.0 or 65% depending on the subject area. For some subjects a GPA of 2.4 (60%) may be accepted.

English Language

For details of our English Language requirements for students from Taiwan please click here.

We offer a range of English Language programmes to assist students to reach the required English Language level for their programme. More details can be found by clicking here.

Funding and Scholarship Information

Please see below a number of funding opportunities for Taiwanese students coming to study in the UK at the University of Winchester

The University of Winchester International Students Scholarship

Chevening Scholarship in Taiwan  

Visa Requirements

Students from Taiwan would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here.

Visits by the International Office and our Local Representatives

Representatives from The University of Winchester regularly visit Taiwan to meet with students as well as to visit and provide talks and seminars at schools, colleges, universities and at our local representative's offices. If you would like to meet someone from the University during our next visit to Taiwan to talk about the University, the programmes we offer and for information on applying then please contact us to make an appointment.

We also have a number of local representatives and agents who have offices in all major towns and cities in Taiwan. If you would like to speak to someone locally or would like their contact/office details please contact us and we will be happy to provide you with the information.

British Council

The British Council in Taiwan are an excellent source of Information on studying in the UK. Their website and contact details can be accessed by clicking here.

Thailand

The University of Winchester has a history of welcoming students from Thailand onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to Thai students.

Foundation

  • Students with a Maw 6 (M6) with a score of 2.5 or better

Undergraduate

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation programme from a recognised university or further education college
  • Successful completion of one year at a recognised university in Thailand with a GPA of 2.5 or above, depending on the subject area
  • Maw 6 (M6) with a score of 50% or above plus an acceptable international foundation year or equivalent.
  • A-Levels or International Baccalaureate (please see course listing for specific grade and subject requirements)

Postgraduate

  • A relevant four year Bachelor's degree from a well-recognised institution with an overall GPA of 2.15 out of 4.0 or above, depending on the subject area
  • Higher Diploma of Technical Education / Higher Diploma of Vocational Education can be considered, depending on the subject area

English Language

For details of our English Language requirements for students from Thailand please click here.

We offer a range of English Language programmes to assist students to reach the required English Language level for their programme. More details can be found by clicking here

Funding and Scholarship Information

Please see below a number of funding opportunities for Thai students coming to study in the UK at the University of Winchester

The University of Winchester International Students Scholarship

Chevening Scholarship in Thailand

Royal Thai Government Scholarships

Visa Requirements

Students from Thailand would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here.

Visits by the International Office and our Local Representatives

The University of Winchester representatives regularly visit Thailand to meet with students as well as to visit and provide talks and seminars at schools, colleges, universities and at our local representative's offices. If you would like to meet someone from the University during our next visit then please contact us to make an appointment.

We also have a number of local representatives and agents who have offices in all major towns and cities in Thailand. If you would like to speak to someone locally or would like their contact/office details please contact us and we will be happy to provide you with the information.

British Council

The British Council in Thailand are an excellent source of Information on studying in the UK. Their website and contact details can be accessed by clicking here

Turkey

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Turkey onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to Turkish students.

Foundation

Successful completion of Lise Diplomasi with overall minimum 50%

Undergraduate

  • Students with a high GPA in the Devlet Lise Diplomasi/ Lise Bitirme Diplomasi / may be considered for entry onto year 1 of a Bachelor's degree on a case by case basis.
  • Successful completion of one year at a recognised university in Turkey (Lisans Diplomasi)
  • A-Levels or International Baccalaureate (please see course listing for specific grade and subject requirements)
  • Additional qualifications will also be considered on a case by case basis. Please contact us for more information

Postgraduate

  • A relevant four year Bachelor's degree (Lisans Diplomasi) from a recognised institution with an overall GPA of 2.5 out of 4.0 or above, depending on the subject area. For some subjects a GPA of 2.3 may be accepted.

English Language

For details of our English Language requirements for students from Turkey please click here.

We offer a range of English Language programmes to assist students to reach the required English Language level for their programme. More details can be found by clicking here.

Funding and Scholarship Information

Please see below a number of funding opportunities for Turkish students coming to study in the UK at the University of Winchester

The University of Winchester International Students Scholarship

Chevening Scholarship in Turkey

Jean Monnet Scholarship​

Visa Requirements

Students from Turkey would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here.

Visits by the International Office and our Local Representatives

The University of Winchester representatives regularly visit Turkey to meet with students as well as to visit and provide talks and seminars at schools, colleges, universities and at our local representative's offices. If you would like to meet someone from the University during our next visit to Turkey then please contact us to make an appointment.

We also have a number of local representatives and agents who have offices in all major towns and cities in Turkey. If you would like to speak to someone locally or would like their contact/office details please contact us and we will be happy to provide you with the information.

British Council

The British Council in Turkey are an excellent source of Information on studying in the UK. Their website and contact details can be accessed by clicking here.

United Arab Emirates

The University of Winchester welcomes students each year from the United Arab Emirates onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to students from the UAE.

Foundation

  • Tawijihiyya(Secondary School Certificate) with grades of 70% or better

Undergraduate

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation course
  • At least two subjects to Advanced GCE/VCE level or equivalent
  • International Baccalaureate
  • Tawjihiya plus Foundation year
  • Higher College of Technology Diploma at 70% (C or a GPA of 2.0) or better

Postgraduate

  • Bachelor's Degree (Honours) from a British University
  • Four year honours degree achieving a good result from a reputable UAE institution with scores of C, 2.5 GPA, 75% or Good.

English Language

For details of our English Language requirements for students from the UAE please click here.

We offer a range of English Language programmes to assist students to reach the required English Language level for their programme. More details can be found by clicking here.

Funding and Scholarship Information

Please see below a number of funding opportunities for UAE students coming to study in the UK at the University of Winchester

The University of Winchester International Students Scholarship

Abu Dhabi Police Scholarship

Ministry of Higher Education Scholarships 

Visa Requirements

Students from the UAE would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here.

Visits by the International Office and our Local Representatives

The University has a number of local representatives and agents who have offices in UAE. If you would like to speak to someone locally or would like their contact/office details please contact us and we will be happy to provide you with the information.

British Council

The British Council in the UAE are an excellent source of Information on studying in the UK. Their website and contact details can be accessed by clicking here.

United Kingdom

The University of Winchester is very popular amongst International students who are already studying in the UK either on Foundation, A Level or English Language courses as well as with students studying at other Universities who want to come and study at postgraduate level with us. The information below is for all students currently studying in the UK.  

Foundation

  • Students who have studied 12 years of education in their home country and meet the minimum language requirements for the foundation programme.

Undergraduate

  • Students who have studied a foundation or pathway programme with a recognised school or college provider. The required grade differs from each college so please contact us to find out our requirements from your school or college.
  • Students who have successfully completed an academic year at another UK University may be eligible for advanced entry on certain programmes
  • A-Levels or International Baccalaureate (please see course listing for specific grade and subject requirements)
  • Additional qualifications will also be considered on a case by case basis. Please contact us for more information

 Postgraduate

  • Students who have studied at a University in the UK will require a minimum grade of 2:2 (second class lower)

English Language

Students who have previously studied in the UK may be required to produce an English Language test depending on the level of previous study, time spent in the UK and visa status. If you are unsure if you are required to take a test then please contact us. If you are required to take a test then the scores we require can be found by clicking here <link>.

Funding and Scholarship Information

Please see below a number of funding opportunities for International students coming to study in the UK at the University of Winchester

The University of Winchester International Students Scholarship

The University of Winchester Alumni Scholarship

Visa Requirements

Students from already in the UK may require a visa to continue studying in the UK. For more information please click here.

Visits by the International Office

Staff from the University regularly attend University fairs and exhibitions around the country. We also visit a large number of schools and colleges across the UK and a large number in London, Cambridge, Bournemouth, Brighton and Oxford. If you would like to know when we will be visiting an event close to you or your school or college please either ask your college or contact us directly.

USA

We have a long history of welcoming students from the United States of America. Below you can find the entry requirements we look for from American students.

If you would like to apply for a study abroad or exchange programme then please click here

Undergraduate

  • A high school diploma with a GPA of 2.8 or better

And one of the following:

  • SAT I with a minimum balanced score of 1060
  • ACT composite score of 23+
  • Advanced Placement Examination with Grades 3+ in at least two, and preferably three Advanced Placement tests*
  • Satisfactorily completion of one year of a college/university program with good GPA from a recognised university (the GPA requirements would largely vary depending on the degree chosen)
  • Holders of the International Baccalaureate Diploma with a score of at least 28-32 is usually required
  • A two year Associate degree satisfies the general entrance requirements and usually makes students eligible for advanced standing onto the second year
  • Professional diploma from a technical school (two years post-secondary in a specialized field of study)

    *A combination of subject related AP and SAT II may also be eligible for entry into our undergraduate degrees. AP or SAT II scores will be a pre-requisite for entry into certain subjects

Postgraduate

  • A Bachelors degree when awarded by a regionally accredited institution with a general GPA of 2.2 or above, depending on the course
  • Applicants without a first degree but with five to seven years relevant work experience may also be considered on an individual basis for some Masters programmes 

English Language

Students from the US are not normally required to provide evidence of English Language ability however if we do ask for it, details of our English Language requirements for students from the US can be found by clicking here.

Funding and Scholarship Information

Please see below a number of funding opportunities for US students coming to study in the UK at the University of Winchester.

US Federal Aid

The University of Winchester International Students Scholarship

Visa Requirements

Students from the US would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here.

Visits by the International Office and our Local Representatives

We have a number of local representatives and agents who have offices in all major towns and cities in the US. If you would like to speak to someone locally or would like their contact/office details please contact us and we will be happy to provide you with the information.

British Council

The British Council in the US are an excellent source of Information on studying in the UK. Their website and contact details can be accessed by clicking here.

Vietnam

The University of Winchester welcomes students from Vietnam onto a range of courses. All information below relates specifically to Vietnamese students.

Foundation

  • Secondary School Graduation / National University Entrance Examination with a score of 5.0 or above

Undergraduate

  • Successful completion of a suitable one year UK Foundation programme from a recognised university or further education college
  • Successful completion of one year at a recognised university in Vietnam
  • Students who have completed more than one year at a University in Vietnam may be eligible for advanced entry onto some programmes
  • College Diploma or Associates Degree (candidates with good results from a 3 year Diploma or Associates Degree may be considered for advanced entry into year 2 of a Bachelor's degree depending on the appropriate background and GPA) 

Postgraduate

  • Bachelor's Degree / Bang tot nghiep dai hoc in a relevant subject with a high GPA (6.5 or above) from a good University.
  • Master's Degree (Thac si) with a high GPA (6.5 or above)

English Language

For details of our English Language requirements for students from Vietnam please click here.

Funding and Scholarship Information

Please see below a number of funding opportunities for Vietnamese students coming to study in the UK at the University of Winchester

The University of Winchester International Students Scholarship

Chevening Scholarship in Vietnam

Visa Requirements

Students from Vietnam would normally require a visa to study in the UK. For more information please click here.

Visits by the International Office and our Local Representatives

The University of Winchester representatives regularly visit Vietnam to meet with students as well as to visit and provide talks and seminars at schools, colleges, universities and at our local representative's offices. If you would like to meet someone from the University during our next visit to Vietnam then please contact us to make an appointment.

We also have a number of local representatives and agents who have offices in all major towns and cities in Vietnam. If you would like to speak to someone locally or would like their contact/office details please contact us and we will be happy to provide you with the information.

British Council

The British Council in Vietnam are an excellent source of Information on studying in the UK. Their website and contact details can be accessed by clicking here.