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Australasia : Papua New Guinea


The University of Warwick is pleased to welcome over 30 students from Australasia each year, studying from foundation programme to our research degrees. All the information you need on making your application to Warwick can be found below. If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to get in touch with us.

Entry Requirements
A summary of the Entry Requirements can be found here. If you have any questions, please contact us.

Warwick IFP: High school qualification considered for entry

UndergraduateLink opens in a new window: Warwick IFP required. Alternatively candidates holding a Diploma (post Secondary School Leaving Certificate) (3 years) or a PNG University of Technology Diploma (2-4 years full-time) with excellent grades will be considered for suitable undergraduate programmes. AustralianLink opens in a new window, UK, IB qualifications will be considered for direct entry (see specific information relating to these qualifications for more information).

PostgraduateLink opens in a new window: We would typically require a Bachelors degree, at least 4 years in duration, from the University of the South Pacific, for entry onto our postgraduate taught courses, with the following equivalencies:

UK Classification USP Letter Grade USP GPA
1st A+ 4.5
2:1 A 4.0
2:2 B+ 3.5

From the University of Papua New Guinea, we would typically require a minimum GPA of 4.0/5.0 for consideration, please contact the team for guidance on specific requirements/equivalencies for this institution.

Please also see Australia Link opens in a new windowLink opens in a new window and New ZealandLink opens in a new windowLink opens in a new window for entry requirements if studies have been completed in these countries

English Requirements

You need to demonstrate a required level of English language proficiency to meet the entry requirements for Warwick. Please see more here.Link opens in a new window

Visa Information for Papua New Guinea
For information on applying for a visa under the student route for courses over 6 months in duration, click to expand. The Immigration Service is here to help and support you during your application and studies at Warwick.

How do I apply for a Student Visa?

You can find more information about how to prepare for a Student Visa application, including how to complete the online application form, what documents to prepare, and what documents to submit here.

Is a Tuberculosis (TB) certificate required?

To check whether a Tuberculosis (TB) certificate is required and for a list of approved medical practitioners, please see the UK Government website.

Do the differentiation arrangements apply to me?

To find out whether the differentiation arrangements apply to you when applying for a student route visa, please visit see the Immigration Service website.

Are you applying with dependants?

If you are considering bringing your family to Warwick, you should read this guidance.

Further Guidance

If you require further guidance or information, including advice on what to do if your visa is refused, please see and contact the team via their Live Chat or contact form here.

Visits to your country

The University of Warwick visits Australasia each year. Future visits will be advertised hereLink opens in a new window when available.

We offer a range of scholarships for EU and International applicants. You can find a further information on those on our Scholarships website. All fees for Home/EU and International students are listed here You can also find information on living costs here.

Student Community

We have over 300 clubs and societies for you to get involved with and meet other students from your country and across the world. Societies include Academic, Activities & Games, Campaigning, Cultural, Film & Media, Food & Drink, Halls, Music, Performance, Religious & Belief and Welfare, Charity & Action. You can find the full list of clubs and societies here.Link opens in a new window

Applying to Warwick

The University of Warwick does not have official representation in Papua New Guinea. You may find the Education UK global websiteLink opens in a new window useful for information on studying in the UK.

Apply for Undergraduate DegreesLink opens in a new window via UCAS or apply Direct for our International FoundationLink opens in a new window or Postgraduate DegreesLink opens in a new window.

Arriving at Warwick

For guidance on arriving at the University of Warwick, including information on Airport transfers, please view our Welcome to Warwick pages.

Contact the Australasia Team

Questions about studying with us? Amarjeet Mutneja and Vici Andrews are your dedicated contacts for Papua New Guinea. They are happy to answer any queries or questions you may have. You can contact them on the information below, or feel free to join us on an upcoming Live Chat.

Tel: +44 (0)24 7652 8300 or Email:

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