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What makes a pathway in Science or Health at the University of Worcester International College (UWIC) special?

The Institute of Science and Environment’s educational and research expertise across many disciplines, offering top quality undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in a friendly and supportive fashion using modern approaches to learning and teaching.  The Institute provides an exciting and attractive environment in which to study as a student or to engage in your research.  From global warming to crime scene analysis, our world leading research focuses on today’s key challenges. 

Working in in collaboration with different disciplines and with other universities, private industry and the public sector, we see science as a means to achieve real-life benefits.  A firm foundation of academic excellence enables us to support and inspire the scientists of the future.  The University has invested in excellent skills and simulation facilities to support learning including a psychology lab, skills room and a dedicated Ability House, a state-of-the-art facility proving students with an environment to learn practical skills relevant to their course. 


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Pathways at the University of Worcester

Undergraduate pathway

Entry requirements

What qualifications will you need?

Entry requirements

Stage 1 (Foundation)

5 GCSE passes or equivalent, with a minimum C/4 grade average overall

Stage 2 (First year degree)

64 UCAS tariff points at A/AS Level / Completion of secondary school studies plus one further year of study

Please visit our entrance requirements page to find out more about equivalent qualifications from your own country.

English language requirements

The language of instruction at UWIC is English. To attain entry into the undergraduate or postgraduate pathway, you must be able to demonstrate you have a suitable level of English proficiency.

Course content

What will you study?

Here is an overview of current modules available on this course. Regular updates may mean that exact module titles may differ.

Stage 1

University Foundation

Compulsory Study Skills and Communication
Critical Thinking
Numerical Skills
ICT Skills and Mass Communication

Foundations in Science and Health

Stages 2, 3 and 4

Stages 2, 3 and 4 follow the module structure of the First, Second and Third year of the University of Worcester degree programme that you decide to progress on to. Please see the relevant course page for details:


Why choose UWIC?

Find out more

Find out why the University of Worcester International College could be your perfect way to study in the UK.

Study location and duration

Where and when will you be studying?


Stage 1: Two semesters only

Stage 2: Two semesters


Stage 1: September, January

Stage 2: September

Study Location

City Campus
University of Worcester
Castle Street


How much will it cost?

Tuition fees

University Foundation -  £11,365

International First Year Degree -  £12,565

Second and Third Year Degree -  £12,100 per year


Finding the right accommodation is paramount to your university experience, and our welcoming student communities are great places to live and study.

We have over 1,000 rooms across our halls of residence. With rooms to suit every budget and need, from our 'Traditional Hall' at £102 per week to 'En-suite Extra' at £165 per week (2019/20 prices).

For full details visit our accommodation page.


How do you apply?

Direct application


Please make your application directly to UWIC, via our application form.

Get in touch

If you have any questions, please get in touch. We're here to help you every step of the way.

UWIC Admissions Office

01905 542900