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The University has a long history of accepting Nepalese students onto its degree programmes; examples in recent years include Business with Management, Education Studies, Computing, Engineering, Information Sciences, Health, Mechanical Engineering, Strategic Marketing and many more.Nepal

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

School Leaving Certificate (SLC) 60%
Higher Secondary cert 55%

1st Year Undergraduate 


A levels taken in Nepal 


As per course A Level Requirements

Advanced Undergraduate Bachelor Degree 3 years study (Nepalese classification) (entry to 2nd year) 65%
Postgraduate Programmes Bachelor degree 3 years 55%
Graduate Certificate Bachelor degree 3 years 50%

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.

Nepal 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.

Alfa Beta Pvt.Ltd

Alfa Beta Complex | New Baneshwor | Kathmandu | 44600 | Nepal

  • Email:
  • Phone: (9771)4780 123 | (9771)4785 556

The Chopras Nepal Pvt. Ltd

2nd floor | Capitol Building | Durbar Marg | Kathmandu | Nepal

Events for International Students

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

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