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We currently have 60 students* from Libya studying at The University of Nottingham - find out how you can join them here.
* Source: Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA) 2011/12
Your country contact is Justin Edwards - please don't hesitate to contact Justin if you have any questions.
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Below is an approximate guide to entry requirements for students from Libya for admission to The University of Nottingham at the following levels.
Students from the Libyan Arab Jamahiriya are typically required to successfully complete a foundation course.
80% average with 80% in relevant subjects (eg. Physics, Maths, Chemistry) for the Engineering and Science Foundation course or 75% with 75% in relevant subjects for Arts, Social Sciences or Business courses.
For further information about our foundation options, please visit our undergraduate prospectus.
Find out how to apply.
Applicants from the Libyan Arab Jamahiriya are typically required to successfully complete a foundation programme.
However, if you have completed one or two years of study at a recognised institution, you may be eligible for Year One entry. An average of 65-70% is typically required for admission, depending on your chosen course.
Students taking A levels or the IB should refer to the online undergraduate prospectus for entry requirements.
Students taking APs or SATIIs should refer to entry requirements for the USA.
A bachelor's degree from a recognised university will be considered for master's entry.
65-70% is typically required from Libyan universities.
For more information, please see our postgraduate prospectus.
A master's and bachelor's degree from a recognised university are usually required for PhD entry.
For all research degrees, we recommend that you make initial enquiries with a potential supervisor or the relevant University of Nottingham school / department before applying. A research proposal is required when submitting your application.
To study at Nottingham, you will need to demonstrate a required level of English language proficiency. In addition to the more common language qualifications - such as IELTS, TOEFL, (I)GCSE, O level, IB and A and AS level English - the University also considers a number of other English language qualifications for admission.
Our Centre for English Language Education (CELE) offers a range of English language courses.
These courses are designed to prepare international students with the required language skills for academic study at The University of Nottingham.
Staff from the University of Nottingham make regular visits to your country. Come along and meet us, and we'll be happy to discuss any questions you have about living and studying in Nottingham.
For details of upcoming visits, see our meet us page.
We work with a number of appointed representatives (agents) in many countries who can help you with the application process and all of the next steps to your arrival at Nottingham.
List of overseas representatives
List of overseas representatives
The British Council’s website and in-country offices can also be a useful source of information.
C Floor, YANG Fujia Building The University of Nottingham Jubilee Campus, Wollaton Road
Nottingham, NG8 1BB, UK
telephone: +44 (0) 115 951 5247
fax: +44 (0) 115 951 5155