Welcome to the Bolton website pages specifically for our students (and colleagues) from Turkey. Thank you for visiting the website and congratulations for making the decision to study in the UK.

The University of Bolton warmly welcomes students from Turkey and we will make conducting many more trips in the coming months and years. We already welcome a number of students each year and are hopeful that this number will increase.

If you would like to meet a member of the team or if you would like to discuss new opportunities then please contact either the university directly or one of our excellent representatives.

The University of Bolton is located in a region of the UK that has attracted international people from a number of years. Bolton itself is highly multi-cultural and diverse and as such, international student always feel very welcome. The town of Bolton has many provisions for people from all backgrounds and of all religions and the university has dedicated prayer rooms for all students use.

The University also has an excellent International Society that all international students are automatically members of. This society organises activities for all students including International evenings, social activities and sight-seeing trips around the UK. Alongside this, the Students' Union has many sporting activities and social events to keep students entertained during their studies.

Entry requirements

Foundation Access

 

Academic requirement

State High School diploma with a GPA 2.0.

English Language requirements

In addition to academic qualifications, we require either IELTS with a score of 5.5 (all bands need to be 5.0) or equivalent qualification approved by the UK Border Agency.  

Undergraduate Entry to Year One

Academic requirements

Lisa Bitirme Diplomasi = GPA 3.2 in any subjects (Maths subject is required) for degrees that are not art based, engineering, science or sport related.

Devlet Lise Diplomasi = GPA 3.2 (or 69%) in any subjects (Maths subject is required) for degrees that are not art based, engineering, science or sport related.

Art based degrees require Art and cd portfolio, Engineering based degrees require Physics and Maths grade 2, Sport and Biology based degree courses require Biology grade 2.

Foundation degrees require a GPA of 2.3.

We accept applications for entry to year 2 if they have successfully passed year 1 and 2 in the same type of subjects as the degree subject they want to progress onto at Bolton. Academic transcripts identifying module subjects and grades are required. Applications are assessed on a case by case basis.

English Language requirements

In addition to academic qualifications, we require either IELTS with a score of 6.0 (all bands need to be 5.5) or equivalent qualification approved by the UK Border Agency.  

Postgraduate

Academic requirements

Lisans Diplomasi (Bachelor degree) = GPA 2.5 in any subjects for degrees that are not art based, engineering, science or sport related.

Art based Masters require an Art degree and cd portfolio, Engineering Masters require Engineering based degrees, MBA requires 2 years relevant work experience, Psychology Masters requires the first degree to be recognised by the British Psychological Society. If not, then applicants may consider Graduate Diploma in Psychological Studies programme.

English Language requirements

In addition to academic qualifications, we require either IELTS with a score of 6.5 (all bands need to be 5.5) or equivalent qualification approved by the UK Boarder Agency.  

English Language

If you do not meet the English language entry requirements, you can undertake a pre-sessional English language programme.