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Information and entry requirements for students from the Netherlands

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 the Netherlands, 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 the Netherlands. 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 Netherlands so we can arrange to meet if you wish.

Useful links

European students

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.

Esmeralda Van Bree
Esmeralda Van Bree

Meet our students

Esmeralda, discusses her first year on her Animations degree course and what she likes about studying here.

"I feel part of a community where we all share the same passion for animation and design."

If you'd like to know more, please read her story.

Entry requirements

Your qualificationYou could study
VWO (Voorbereidend Wetenschappelijk Onderwijs) / HAVO (Hoger Algemeen Voortgezet Onderwijs) + Propedeuse / MBO Level 4 (Middelbaar Beroepsonderwijs)

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:

  • 7.5 for courses which require 136 UCAS Tariff points
  • 7 for courses which require 128 UCAS Tariff points
  • 6.5 for courses which require 120 UCAS Tariff points
  • 6.25 for courses which require 112 UCAS Tariff points
  • 6 for courses which require 104 UCAS Tariff points
  • 5.75 for courses which require 96 UCAS Tariff points
  • 5.5 for courses which require 88 UCAS Tariff points
  • 5 for courses which require 80 UCAS Tariff points
  • 4 for courses which require 48 UCAS Tariff points
Bachelor / HBO Diploma (Hoger Beroepsonderwijs)
  • 7/10 for postgraduate courses requiring a 2.i.
  • 6/10 for postgraduate courses requiring a 2.ii
MastersA good grade in a Masters 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:

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