Wrexham Glyndŵr University welcomes students from around the world, helping them strive for academic excellence through its study programmes and contemporary research.

Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF)

TEF Silver is awarded to institutions that deliver high-quality teaching, learning and outcomes for their students, and consistently exceed "rigorous national quality requirements" for higher education in the UK. Find out more about TEF.

International Student Statistics

480 international students in 2017–18

Welcome Arrangements

  • All international and EU students can expect comprehensive support from application to enrolment, and throughout their studies at the university.
  • A free meet and greet service is provided for new international students arriving at Manchester Airport (no other airport); students will be met and taken to the university. Students will need to provide their travel information in advance, and have their meet and greet confirmed by Student Welfare at the university.

English Language Requirements

  • Students whose first language is not English must satisfy Wrexham Glyndŵr University’s English language entry requirements to gain admission to courses.
  • Only the following tests are acceptable, approved by UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI): Trinity College London, Integrated Skills in English (ISE), and Cambridge English, International English Language Testing System (IELTS).
  • Grades in Academic IELTS are: for undergraduate study 6.0 (no band lower than 5.5) or for postgraduate study 6.5 (no band lower than 6.0). All academic IELTS tests should be taken at a test centre approved by the UKVI.

Accommodation for International Students

  • All international and EU students are guaranteed accommodation on campus. 
  • Whether students are looking for a friendly community atmosphere in halls of residence, or a more private house, the university's team of student accommodation experts can help them find their perfect home and provide support every step of the way.

Quick Guides to International Tuition Fees and Finance