International students
Nepal

Information for students from Nepal

Unlock your potential at a world-leading university with a truly international student community.

Entry requirements

Foundation courses

A foundation course is required for all students who have taken the year 12 Higher Secondary Certificate or Post-Proficiency Certificate/Intermediate Exam.

Our foundation courses

Entry to our foundation programmes requires a Higher Secondary Certificate or Post-Proficiency Certificate/Intermediate Exam with a 70% average and 70% in relevant subjects. 

We offer foundation courses for students who are not qualified for direct undergraduate entry.

  • Business, Law and Social Sciences, taught at University of Nottingham International College
  • Engineering and Physical Sciences, taught in our Faculty of Engineering
  • Science, taught at University of Nottingham International College

Please contact University of Nottingham International College for more information about Foundation programme entry requirements and how to apply.

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Undergraduate courses

Full-time courses across our five faculties typically last for three to four years, although some degrees such as medicine and architecture have a longer duration.

Undergraduate entry requirements

A foundation course is required for all students who have taken the year 12 Higher Secondary Certificate or Post-Proficiency Certificate/Intermediate Exam.

Our Undergraduate Prospectus lists entry requirements for A levels and International Baccalaureate students for each course. 

Students taking APs or SATIIs should refer to entry requirements for the USA.

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Masters courses

We offer a wide range of postgraduate masters degree programmes across our five faculties. Full-time masters courses typically last for one year.

Masters entry requirements

Students must have completed a three or four year bachelors degree taken after the 10+2 qualification from a recognised University in Nepal. Check course details in our  Postgraduate Prospectus to see whether your chosen course requires the equivalent of an Upper Second Class (2:1) or Lower Second Class (2:2) degree.

Our entry requirements for degrees from Nepalese universities vary depending on the university where you have studied and the course you are applying for at Nottingham. The summary below is provided as guidance but requirements may vary for individual courses and we do require higher grades from some universities.

Requirements following a Bachelors Degree (3 or 4 years)

Entry requirement

Upper second Class (2.1)

Lower Second Class (2.2)

Percentage Scale

65%-79% (1st Division) 60%-65%

GPA on a 4.0 Scale

3.2-3.59 3.0-3.19
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Research courses

Our PhD courses, available across a wide range of subject areas, typically include three years of full time research followed by an optional writing-up period of one year to complete your thesis.

PhD entry requirements

A masters and bachelors degree from a recognised university are usually required for PhD entry, although exceptional students may be considered for PhD entry without a masters qualification.

See the masters section for guidance on the grades we typically require from Nepalese universities. These will vary depending on the university where you have studied and the course you are applying for at Nottingham.

You should identify possible supervisors at Nottingham before applying and prepare a  research proposal to submit with your application.

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Scholarships and funding

 

Nepalese students at Nottingha

  • A vibrant multi-cultural community with over 150 different nationalities represented in our student body
  • Over 200 societies on campus offering celebrations, festivals and social events throughout the year
  • Outstanding sports facilities and support with over 70 sports clubs
  • Exchange programmes and study abroad links with more than 200 partner universities worldwide
  • Excellent careers support including work placements, part-time work opportunities and regular careers fairs on campus
  • The Nottingham Advantage Award offers students the chance to get involved in a wide range of extra-curricular and co-curricular modules designed to enhance employability, personal and professional development
  • A range of Support Services for students, including Chaplaincy and Faith Support and prayer facilities on campus
  • A wide selection of cuisine available in Nottingham, and vegetarian and vegan diets are catered for in the city and on campus
  • With museums, theatres, art galleries, music venues and a wide range of sports venues, the city of Nottingham is vibrant, affordable and only 15 minutes from campus

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Connect with us

Jonny Jenkins

Jonny Jenkins

International Relations Manager for South Asia, based in Nottingham

jonathan.jenkins@
nottingham.ac.uk

 Meet us 

In Nepal

We regularly travel to Nepal to meet with prospective students and their families, visit schools and to attend education fairs and other events each year.

Meet us in Nepal

In Nottingham

You are welcome to visit our campuses in Nottingham for an open day or an independent visit.

Visit us in Nottingham

 

 

International Student Recruitment

C Floor, YANG Fujia Building
Jubilee Campus, Wollaton Road
Nottingham, NG8 1BB, UK

+44 (0) 115 951 5247
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