Information and entry requirements for students from France

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 France, 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 France. 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 France so we can arrange to meet if you wish.

Useful links

Our European community

We have a thriving European community here at NTU. Meet our students from all over Europe, and find answers to frequently asked questions about funding and Brexit.

NTU encourages, challenges and pushes you to work out of your comfort zone. Teachers are very friendly, helpful and motivational.

Marie Mendes, France, MSc Management

Entry requirements

Your qualificationYou could study

Offers for undergraduate courses are made depending on the entry criteria of your chosen course. These will be stated in UCAS Tariff points.

As a guide we would look for:

  • 136 UCAS Taiff points= 14/20 to 13/20
  • 128= 13.5/20 to 12.5/20
  • 120= 13/20 to 12/20
  • 112= 12.5/20 to 11.5/20
  • 104= 12/20 to 11/20
  • 96= 11.5/20 to 11/20
  • 88= 11/10
  • 80= 10/10

Where A-levels are required in specific subjects we would expect to see those subjects passed with a minimum of:

A = 14/20
B = 13/20
C = 12/20
D = 10/20

*Slightly lower scores may be accepted from students holding the OIB.

Bachelor/Licence/Diplôme d'Ingénieur / Licence Professionnelle / Grade de Licence Professionnelle (when awarded after 2008)
  • 2.i = 12-13.99/20 (mention assez bien)
  • 2.ii = 11-11.99/20 (mention passable)
Diplôme d'Études Approfondies \ Diplôme d'Études Supérieures Specialisées \ Grade de Master \ MagistèreA good grade in the Diplôme d'Études Approfondies \ Diplôme d'Études Supérieures Specialisées \ Grade de Master \ Magistère qualification is required for entry onto our research degrees.

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

English language requirements

To meet the University's English language entry requirements you will need one of the following:

  • 14 or higher in English in the Baccalauréat – La langue vivante 1 (The living language 1) – (where the coefficient applied to the subject is greater than 1) is equivalent to IELTS 6.5
    12 or higher in English in the Baccalauréat avec Option Internationale (OIB) is equivalent to IELTS 6.5
  • An IELTS or other English language qualification accepted by the University at the appropriate grade.

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