Entry requirements for the Certificate of International Foundation Studies have been set in order to select potential students who have proven academic ability and are able to demonstrate a solid foundation of skills in both Mathematics and English.
Intending students must meet the following criteria:
Normally applicants will have to reach at least 17 years of age at the start of the academic year. For the purposes of this regulation the academic year runs from 1st October to 30th September.
English language requirement
- Have grade C or above in GCSE O’ level English, or its equivalent
- Have an IELTS score of 5.5 (with writing component no less than 5.0) or the equivalent TOEFL according to the WIUT/UoW conversion table.
- Have achieved the required pass level on the WIUT Basic of English for Academic Purpose module at level 2. Results for WIUT Basic of English for Academic Purpose module at level 2 are valid only for two years, since accomplishment.
Applicants must have an acceptable level of competence in Mathematics. This could be
demonstrated by one of the following:
- A pass in an entrance test approved by the University of Westminster
- Grade C or above in GCSE O’ level Mathematics or its equivalent.
- Have achieved the required pass level on the WIUT Basic of Quantitative Skills in Quantitative
Methods module at level 2.
Applicants must have studied a broad range of subjects and have a school leaving certificate equivalent to GCSE O Level, e.g. the Uzbek certificate of secondary education (Attestat) normally with an overall average mark of 70%.