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Information and entry requirements for students from Kenya

Interested in studying at Nottingham Trent University (NTU)? On this page, we’ve included everything you’ll need to know – meet NTU’s Representative for Africa, learn about our entry requirements, and sign up to keep in touch with us.

Annabel Mitchell

Welcome to NTU

Hello, my name’s Miss Annabel Mitchell and I'm the NTU Representative for Africa. I’m delighted you’re thinking about studying here. I regularly visit the region and love meeting new students and families personally to give advice and guidance.

My visit schedule is on the NTU in Africa webpage or you can register with us and we’ll let you know when I’m next visiting. If you can't meet me in person just email me your queries or we could even arrange a Skype session.

Entry Requirements

Your qualificationYou could study
Kenyan Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) (see note one)Average grade D will be considered for a foundation certificate at Nottingham Trent International College (NTIC)
Kenyan Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) (see note one)Average grade B will be considered for an International Year One at Nottingham Trent International College (NTIC)
Polytechnic Diploma and Higher Diploma (HNC)Can be considered for Year One or Year Two of Bachelors degree
Higher National Diploma (HND)Lower credit will be considered for Year Three entry or Pre-Masters at Nottingham Trent International College (NTIC)
Bachelor degree (Hons)
(four years)

The following grades will be considered for entry onto Masters courses:

  • 2:1 : 60%


  • 2:2 : 50%
Masters degree
(two years)
Considered for PhD studies

Please note that these entry requirements are guidelines only. If you have questions about your qualification and it is not listed here, please contact us.

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