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Information and entry requirements for students from Bulgaria

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 Bulgaria, learn about our entry requirements, and sign up to keep in touch with us.


Welcome to NTU

Hello, my name’s Chloe Tiozzo and I’m the NTU Representative for Bulgaria. I’m delighted you’re considering studying with us and if you have any questions I’ll be happy to help in any way I can.

If you’d like us to keep in touch with you please register with us and we’ll send you updates on what’s happening at the University. We’ll also let you know if I’m visiting Bulgaria so we can arrange to meet if you wish.

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Entry requirements

Your qualificationYou could study
Diploma za Zavursheno Sredno Obrazovanie [Дипломи за завършено средно образование] (Diploma of Completed Secondary Education)

Offers are made ranging between 4-5.7 depending on the entry criteria of your chosen course. These can be found here and will be stated in UCAS Tariff points.

As a guide we would look for:

  • 136 UCAS Tariff points = 6
  • 128 UCAS Tariff points = 5.5
  • 120 UCAS Tariff points = 5.2
  • 112 UCAS Tariff points = 5.0
  • 104 UCAS Tariff points = 4.7
  • 96 UCAS Tariff points = 4.5
  • 88 UCAS Tariff points = 4.2
  • 80 UCAS Tariff points = 4
Diploma za Sredno Spetzialno Obrazovanie [Диплома за cредно специално образовaние]
(Diploma of Completed Specialised Secondary Education) With your professional certificate
Svidetelstvo za Profesionalna Kvalifikacia [Свидетелство за професионална квалификация]

Offers are made ranging between 4-5.7 depending on the entry criteria of your chosen course. These can be found here and will be stated in UCAS Tariff points.

As a guide we would look for:

  • 5.7 for courses which require 136 UCAS Tariff points
  • 5.5 for courses which require 128 UCAS Tariff points
  • 5.2 for courses which require 120 UCAS Tariff points
  • 5 for courses which require 112 UCAS Tariff points
  • 4.7 for courses which require 104 UCAS Tariff points
  • 4.5 for courses which require 96 UCAS Tariff points
  • 4.2 for courses which require 88 UCAS Tariff points
  • 4 for courses which require 80 UCAS Tariff points
Bachelor / Bakalavr [БАКАЛАВЪР] (four years)

A minimum mark of 4.5/6 for courses requiring a 2.i 4/6 for courses requiring a 2.ii courses at postgraduate level.

Магистър(Masters)A good grade in a Masters qualification is required for entry onto our research degrees.

English language requirements

You’ll need an IELTS qualification at the appropriate grade or an alternative English language qualification accepted by the University.

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

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

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