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BruneiThe University has a long history of accepting Brunei students onto its degree programmes; examples in recent years include Accounting, Art & Design, Bar Professional Training Course, Computer Science, Design, Finance, Fine Art, International Business Management, Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Marketing Management, Quantity Surveying and may 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.

Our Bruneian students are involved in a wide variety of clubs and societies at Northumbria University. Find out about the fantastic opportunities available to you at our A-Z of Societies.

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:
IFP Brunei/Cambridge Overseas Advanced Level Examination/Matriculation May be considered if entry requirements for target course are not met. Applications will be evaluated on a case by case basis
Advanced Entry Undergraduate Programmes  Qualifications from recognised institutions ie:
• University of Brunei Darussalam
• Institute of Technology Brunei
• Laksamana College of Business
• College of Nursing Pengiran Anak Puteri Rashidah Sa'adatul Bolkiah
• Jeffri Bolkiah College of Engineering
• University Islam Sultan Sharif Ali (UniSSA)
• Maktab Duli
• International School Brunei
• Jerudong International School
Postgraduate Programmes  An Honours Degree from a recognised institution Minimum of Second Class Honours / 2.5 - Lower division for courses requiring a UK 2:2 equivalent

Minimum of Second Class Honours / 3.0 - Upper division for courses requiring a UK 2:1 equivalent
Graduate Certificate An Honours Degree from a recognised institution Pass
ordinary degree equivalent 2:1

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.

Brunei 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.


Events for International Students

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


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