Wrexham Glyndwr University is based in north east Wales. Our main campus in Wrexham is ideally located to give students a great experience of studying in the UK. Wrexham is a vibrant and safe town with plenty to see and do. Being only an hour from the major cities of Liverpool and Manchester but also having beautiful scenery, heritage and outdoor activities right on the doorstep gives students the ability to have it all.
We offer vocationally relevant courses at undergraduate and postgraduate levels in a wide range of subjects including business, engineering, science, computing and the creative arts. Our career-focused facilities give students the ability to apply their knowledge and learn from practising their skills. Students are also given opportunities to engage with industry and showcase their work in competitions and exhibitions.
By choosing Wrexham Glyndwr University you will become part of a friendly, supportive community. Our lecturing teams are supportive with small class sizes meaning that students are able to easily gain support.
If you’re currently studying the Zeugnis der Allgemeinen Hochschulreife ( Abitur ) then we would look for a minimum GPA of 2.4 to 2.6 for entry onto the 1st year of one of our degree programmes. In addition to your GPA, we’d look for grade 10s in required subjects. These required subjects would depend on the course you’re applying to study with us.
The Fachgebundene Hochschulreife /Fachhochschulreife and the Berufsakademien Diplom (Diplom- BA) are also considered for entry onto our undergraduate programmes.
If you’re studying the Staatlich geprüfter Techniker (State Certified Technician) qualification, then you may be able to complete a Hons degree with us in just 1 year. The State Certified Technician qualification allows entry firstly onto our Summer School and then onto the 3rd year of one of our Engineering or Computing degrees (please note that if you wish to study Computing you may not need to complete our Summer School to receive a Hons degree in one year).
For taught Postgraduate, applicants who hold the Magister Artium, the Diplom or the Erstes Staatsexamen (First State Examination) will all be considered. We’d look for an overall grade of 3.0 or above or Befriedigend (or higher).
For all levels of study, we’d also look for evidence of your English language ability. If you’ve taken an IELTS test, we’d look for:
- Undergraduate – 6.0 overall, with no band below 6.0. Individual bands score of 0.5 below this required total may be considered.
- Postgraduate – 6.5 overall with no band below 6.5. Individual band scores of 0.5 below this required total may be considered.
If you’ve taken another approved English language test, please contact us. Alternatively, we’d accept a grade of 10 or above in the English language component of the Abitur.