Information and entry requirements for students from South Africa

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.

Welcome to NTU

Hello, my name’s Miss Annabel Mitchell and I'm the NTU Representative for Africa. 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
Senior Certificate (with Matriculation endorsement) or IEB programme

Undergraduate degree courses:

Average grade of C in 5 subjects

We do not consider Life Orientation or local language when making offers

National Higher Certificate, National Diploma or Diploma in Technology (DipTech)

Completed the first year at a recognised South African University 
Year Two or Three entry to undergraduate courses considered

Bachelors degree

75-100% = First class
70-74% = 2.1
60-69% = 2.2
50-59% = Third class

Postgraduate (Masters) courses
Masters degreePostgraduate (PhD) research

If you have questions about your qualification and it is not listed here, please contact us for advice.

Still need help?

International Development Office
+44 (0)115 848 8175