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Malawi

The University of Central Lancashire welcomes students from Malawi.

English language requirements

Entry Requirements

UCLan Programme Minimum Entry Qualification Minimum English Language requirements
Undergraduate – Year 0 - 72 tariff points       Cambridge Overseas Higher School Certificate (COHSC) with grade C/D – Brighton class COHSC as A Levels. Standard English language entry requirements – IELTS 6.0 or equivalent
Undergraduate - Year 1 entry
112 tariff points
A level requirements - Cambridge Overseas Higher School Certificate (COHSC) with grade BBC Standard English language entry requirements – IELTS 6.0 or equivalent
Masters Undergraduate degree from Mzuzu University or University of Malawi with a Grade 4 (60-69%) equivalent to UK 2:2  or Master’s degree from a university in Malawi  – 60% or above Standard English language entry requirements

If your academic and/or English language qualifications are not sufficient to allow for direct entry to one of our undergraduate or postgraduate taught programmes, you may wish to consider one of our Undergraduate or Master Foundation Programmes, offered at UCLan by ONCampus. Successful completion of this programme can guarantee entry to a wide range of programmes at UCLan.

The University of Central Lancashire has a wide range of Scholarships and Bursaries available for international students. Below are the criteria for the award of the Merit and Excellence Scholarship.

  Undergraduate Postgraduate Taught
Merit Scholarship criteria 65% or above in Part 1 bachelor degree
BBB at COHSC
Grade 5/6 of UG degree from Mzuzu University or University of Malawi (70-84%) or  65% or above in Master’s degree
Excellence Scholarship criteria 70% or above in Part 1 bachelor degree
AAB at COHSC
Grade 6/6 of UG degree from Mzuzu University or University of Malawi (85% or above) or  75% or above in Master’s degree

Please note that these scholarships are not available for MBBS programme; distance learning programmes, Pre-Sessional Programmes or Postgraduate Research Programmes.

HOW TO APPLY

We welcome applications from all international students. For information and forms for undergraduate and postgraduate applications, please visit our ‘How to apply’ section for international students.

CONTACT US

For further detailed information about UCLan activities in Malawi please contact:

Angeline Ward, Regional Manager, Sub-Saharan Africa
Telephone: +44 (0)1772 894429
Email: Amward1@uclan.ac.uk

Other CONTACTS

British Council - Lilongwe
British High Commission Building Off Convention Drive Lilongwe
Telephone: +265 1 774 470
Tel:+ 265 (0) 21 2239763
Email: Info@britishcouncil.org.mw

British Council – Blantyre
Upper Ryalls Hotel Administration Block
Blantyre
Tel: +265 (0) 1 831 981
Email: Info@britishcouncil.org.mw

For more information, please visit the British Council website

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How to apply

Information and forms for undergraduate and postgraduate international applications.

Information and forms for undergraduate and postgraduate international applications.

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International Tuition Fees

Full listing of our tuition fees for international students

Full listing of our tuition fees for international students

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Bursaries and Scholarships

Our international scholarships are available to students who can demonstrate academic and personal excellence.

Our international scholarships are available to students who can demonstrate academic and personal excellence.

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Foundation Programme

Our UCLan International Foundation Programme are for students that don’t meet the entry or academic requirements.

Our UCLan International Foundation Programme are for students that don’t meet the entry or academic requirements.

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VISA Advice

Information, help and guidance on obtaining your visa.

Information, help and guidance on obtaining your visa.

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Study Abroad

If you want to see the world, experience different cultures and enhance your career prospects, study abroad with UCLan.

If you want to see the world, experience different cultures and enhance your career prospects, study abroad with UCLan.