UWE Bristol (Kaplan Pathway)

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We offer a range of study options, including degree preparation and direct admission, helping students to receive a life-changing education. Our partnerships with over 40 universities worldwide create wonderful opportunities for students, education agents, sponsors and more.

We believe that a global education can still be personal. We want to help you follow your path, your way.

Today, Kaplan International Pathways guides more than 20,000 students to university each year. Our strong partnerships with universities in the UK have opened up amazing educational opportunities to students from across the globe. However, there’s always more to do, and we look forward to carrying this spirit into the future.

UWE Bristol’s International College offers pathway courses in partnership with UWE Bristol, and is integrated into the University campus.

The College is fully equipped to help you prepare for your university degree. With dedicated and experienced staff and outstanding facilities, you’ll be supported at every step as you start your path to university.

A beautiful harbour-side city known for its creative flair, Bristol is bursting with culture. With its extraordinary art, live music and shopping, living in Bristol is an experience unlike any other. The Sunday Times recently voted Bristol one of the best places to live in Britain.

Why study at UWE Bristol (Kaplan Pathway)?

  • UWE Bristol’s International College offers pathway courses in partnership with UWE Bristol, and is integrated into the University campus.
  • The College is fully equipped to help you prepare for your university degree. With dedicated and experienced staff and outstanding facilities, you’ll be supported at every step as you start your path to university.
  • A beautiful harbour-side city known for its creative flair, Bristol is bursting with culture. With its extraordinary art, live music and shopping, living in Bristol is an experience unlike any other. The Sunday Times recently voted Bristol one of the best places to live in Britain.

Entry Requirements

  • Foundation Certificate

    Entry requirements vary. Typical requirements are:

    • Academic: at least 11 years of education
    • English language: UKVI IELTS 4.0 to 5.5 or accepted equivalent


  • International Year One

    Entry requirements vary. Typical requirements are:

    • Academic: at least 12 years of education
    • English language: UKVI IELTS 4.0 to 5.5 or accepted equivalent. If you have an English level equivalent to IELTS 5.5 in all skills or higher, we may be able to accept an alternative proof of English language, such as a high school English certificate or KITE.


  • Pre-Master’s

    Entry requirements vary. Typical requirements are:

    • Academic: at least 3 years of higher education or equivalent
    • English language: UKVI IELTS 4.5 to 5.5 or accepted equivalent


  • Pre-Doctorate

    • You will typically need to have a bachelor’s and a master’s degree, or equivalent.
    • Minimum IELTS 6.0 in all skills for a 1-term course, or minimum IELTS 5.5 with no less than 5.0 in any skill for courses with extra Preparatory English, or accepted equivalent
    • Academic transcripts (plus certified translations if the original transcripts aren’t in English)

*The information’s are correct at the time of publishing, however it may change if university makes any changes after we have published the information. While we try our best to provide correct information, It is advisable to call us or visit university website for up to date information.

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