Application Procedure for European Union Students

The university policy states that where there is an agent in your country you must apply through them.

Our agents work hard on behalf of our students to make the whole application process easier, please see below for details of our agent in your country.


Integral Educational Programs

2 Vasile Paun Street

Sector 5

Bucharest 050114


Tel: 40 (0) 2131 10572

Fax: 40 (0) 2131 10573


Before applying you may also wish to visit our Courses and Qualifications Guide to find out more about the different levels of qualifications offered by the University of Bolton.

A guide to qualifications that we recognise

A good pass in the country specific qualification (as listed below) would allow applicants to be considered for courses at degree level. Those applicants without a good pass in the country specific qualification can consider other courses offered by the University of Bolton such as access course, foundation programmes, Higher National Diploma (HND) or 4-year degree courses. See individual courses for further details.

  • Diploma de Bacalaureat.
  • Secondary Vocational Diploma.

International Baccalaureate

Applicants who have an International Baccalaureate Diploma require a score of 23 for Bachelor degree level study.

European Baccalaureate

Applicants who have a European Baccalaureate Diploma require a score of 60 for Bachelor degree level study.

In addition to the country specific qualifications shown above we normally expect applicants to have an English Language qualification such as the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) or Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or equivalent, with the following scores:

  • Access/Foundation Course: 5.0 IELTS* or TOEFL 500 Written / 173 Computer Based / 61 Internet Based*.

  • Degree/HND: 6.0 IELTS* or TOEFL 550 Written / 213 Computer Based / 79 Internet Based*.

    The English Language qualification requirement applies to countries where the language of instruction is not English.

* Valid for 2 years from date of testing.