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BangladeshThe University has a long history of accepting Bangladeshi students onto its degree programmes; examples in recent years include Biomedical Science, Business, Computing and Information Technology, Disaster Management and Sustainable Development, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Law, Mechanical Engineering, Public Health and many more.

Students who join Northumbria University will enjoy teaching that is both research informed and practice led, with strong links to industry and professional bodies. Many of our programmes are professionally accredited and give students opportunities to directly engage with real world projects and challenges. Our campuses are designed to provide you with a vibrant and friendly environment in which to study and live so that you have the support you need in order to make the most of your time with us.

Entry Requirements

For details on our English Language Requirements and Pre-Sessional Courses visit our English Language Centre pages.

Although some courses have specific requirements for entry, Northumbria will consider any qualification for entry to its courses.

For entry to: You will need: Grade Required:
International Foundation Programme Senior School Certificate Pass Grades
Higher Secondary Certificate  Pass Grades
 Undergraduate (Year 1 = level 4)  Higher Secondary Certificate CGPA 4.8/5 or 78%
3 year Polytechnic Diploma 65%
2 or 3 year Bachelor Degree CGPA 3.0/4 or 60% 
Taught Postgraduate Programmes 

3 or 4 year Bachelor Degree from any UGC recognised Public or Private University 

2.5 GPA from a public University and 2.7 from a private university requiring a UK 2:2 equivalent (Courses Requiring 2:2)

2.7 GPA from a public University and 3.0 from a private university requiring a UK 2:1 equivalent (Courses Requiring 2:1)

Graduate Certificate 3 or 4 year Bachelor Degree from any UGC recognised Public or Private University

2.0 GPA or 50% Equivalent 



Please note these are general entry guidelines. Actual requirements may vary depending on your chosen course of study and certain courses may have specific or additional entry requirements, full details can be found on our course directory. Decisions for entry will also be based on personal statements, previous study information and not just your final course grading.

Bangladesh Country Representatives

For further enquiries, help submitting your application and interviews in your area please contact your local Northumbria University representative whose details are listed below.

Educounsel (BD) Ltd

Orchid Plaza | House 2 | 5th Floor | Road 15 (Old 28) | Dhanmondi | Dhaka | 1209 | Bangladesh

IDP Education UK

Hamid Tower | 4th Floor | Level 5 | Gulshan Circle 2 | Dhaka | 1212 | Bangladesh

Introuni, LLC

15 New Baly Road | Building no - 03 | Level - 02 | Dhaka | 1217 | Bangladesh


Suite 9B Navana Tower | 45 Gulshan Avenue | Gulshan 1 | Dhaka 1212 | Bangladesh

MIM Study Abroad

L 361 Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel | 107 Kazi Nazrul Islam Avenue | Dhaka 1215 | Bangladesh

Talib Consultancy (TCL Global)

House 39/1 | Road 2 | LilyRin Tower | 8th Floor | Next to Shimato Squire Building | Dhanmondi 2 | Dhaka 1209

Events for International Students

To find out more events for international students, please view our International Events page. 

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