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Information and entry requirements for students from Sri Lanka

Interested in studying at Nottingham Trent University (NTU)? On this page, we’ve included everything you’ll need to know – meet NTU’s Representatives for Sri Lanka, learn about our entry requirements, scholarships and high achievers awards. You can also sign up to keep in touch with us here.


Welcome to NTU

We are delighted you’re considering studying with us. There are three representatives for Sri Lanka who can help to answer your questions about applying and studying at NTU. Shradha Kini is based in Mumbai, Shruti Jaggi in Delhi and Mirza Mujic is in our Nottingham office.

We all travel around Sri Lanka to meet students and their families. We also host social activities for NTU alumni here in Sri Lanka so we’d love to hear from you if you’ve studied at the University.

If you’d like to keep in touch please register with us and we’ll send you updates on what’s happening at the University and details of our visit schedule.

Scholarship Awards Evening 2017

Sri Lanka Undergraduate Scholarship

If you have an offer to study with us in September 2021 you can apply for one of our scholarships.

If you're an undergraduate student you can apply for £4,000 towards your studies.

We also have a range of other international scholarships.

Sri Lanka High Achievers Awards

We are pleased to offer a £3,000 fee reduction to all highly-achieving students from Sri Lanka holding offers to study any of our full-time Masters courses starting in January 2022.

You must have a 3.5 CGPA or a 1st class degree from a recognised university in Sri Lanka.

To claim please email the International Development Office with your name and NTU student number.

Please write 'Sri Lanka High Achievers Award' in the subject of the email.

First deadline: Wednesday 13 October 2021 (16:00 GMT)

Final deadline: Wednesday 10 November 2021 (16:00 GMT)

Terms and Conditions Sri Lanka High Achievers Awards 

  • You must be permanently domiciled in Sri Lanka.
  • You must have achieved a 3.5 CGPA or a 1st class degree from a recognised university in Sri Lanka at the time of applying to Nottingham Trent University.
  • You must be holding an offer for January 2022 to study at Nottingham Trent University.
  • You must be a self-financing student eligible to pay international tuition fees. Students who are sponsored are not eligible.
  • This offer is applicable to full time taught postgraduate Masters programmes (excluding professional courses such as BPTC, LPC, DBA and distance learning courses).
  • You must not have previously studied at Nottingham Trent University. If you have, you may be eligible for the 20% postgraduate alumni discount.
  • If you are doing a two-year course, you will only receive the discount for your first year of study at Nottingham Trent University.
  • Your fee cannot also be discounted by another arrangement such as a corporate contract or partnership discount.
  • You may qualify for both an award and a scholarship but your total fee reduction must not exceed 50% of your tuition fees.
  • This award will be a tuition fee reduction. If you are confirmed for this award, your fee will be adjusted before you enrol.
  • All decisions on eligibility for these discounts are at the University's discretion and are final.
  • If you are a recipient of the Sri Lanka High Achievers Award, we may ask you to appear in online and/or printed university marketing materials. For example, providing a student profile and photograph which may be used to promote the University.

LLM South Asia Scholarship

Nottingham Law School is pleased to offer one competitive scholarship up to the value of half the international tuition fee (£7,550) for the academic year 2021/22.

We welcome applications from students from South Asia who are holding an offer to study on a Nottingham Law School full-time LLM Masters programme (excludes professional courses such as the LPC/BTC).

The scholarship will be awarded to the candidate who most closely meets the criteria for the award.

If you are awarded the scholarship, half your tuition fee for 2021/22 will be waived.

Apply now

My course provides valuable knowledge and skills that are essential for the workplace and opportunities to thrive as a global graduate. Anusha Siriwardena, Sri Lanka, MSc Applied Biosciences.

Entry requirements

Your qualificationYou could study
Sri-Lankan A levelsUndergraduate courses
Sri Lankan Degree at Second Class Lower, 50% or GPA 2.7 for 2:2 and Second Class Upper for 2:1Masters courses
Sri-Lankan Masters degree with grade of 55%+

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English language entry requirements

To meet the language requirements of the University you’ll need one of the following:

Students who do not meet the English language requirements may be required to take a pre-sessional English language (PEAP) course.

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

NTU representatives

We work closely with a network of representatives all over the world including counsellors in education agencies, schools and colleges.

They can advise you on entry requirements, the application process and how to apply for a visa among other things.

You'll find their details on this page.

Still need help?

International Development Office
+44 (0) 115 848 8175