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Information and entry requirements for students from Egypt

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

Hamzah Ikram

Welcome to NTU

Hello, my name’s Hamzah Ikram and I'm the NTU Representative for Egypt. I’m delighted you’re considering studying with us and if you have any questions I’ll be happy to help.

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 Egypt so we can arrange to meet – or you can contact me directly.

Scholarship Awards Evening 2017

Egypt Scholarship

Do you have an offer to study with us in September 2022? Why not apply for our exclusive Egypt scholarship. If you're a postgraduate student you can apply for £4,000 towards your studies.

Our international scholarships range from £2,000 to 50% of your tuition fee. We’ll assess you for all scholarships you are eligible for.

Final deadline: Wednesday 29 June 2022

GREAT Scholarship

The GREAT Scholarship programme is a joint initiative by the British Council and the UK Government, designed to attract some of the brightest postgraduates from around the world to study at UK universities.

We are delighted to offer one competitive scholarship of £10,000 to students from Egypt. To be eligible you must:

  • Have an offer to study one of our full-time Masters courses in September 2022.
  • Be a national of Egypt.

To apply please complete our application form and we'll assess your eligibility.

Applications for September 2022 scholarships open on 1 December 2021.

Nottingham is one of the best cities in the UK to be a student – you’re part of a huge academic community. I’ve made lifelong friends here, from all over the world.

Inas Galal, Egypt, MSc Human Resource Management.

Entry requirements

Your qualificationYou could study

Secondary School Certificate (TAWJIHIYYA)

Grade 65%+

Foundation course at Nottingham Trent International College (NTIC)

Secondary School Certificate (TAWJIHIYYA)

Grade 80%+

International Year One courses at NTIC

Two-year Post TAWJIHIYYA from Higher Technical Institutes or Commercial InstitutesDirect entry onto undergraduate courses
OND / HND and Associate DegreesAdvanced entry (Year Two or Year Three) onto Bachelors courses

Bachelors degree from recognised university in Egypt

2.2 grade (Average of "Good" or GPA 2.5/4 or 3.0/5 or 65% +)

Masters degrees

Students who do not meet this grade can be considered for pre-Masters courses at NTIC

Masters degree from recognised university in EgyptPhD research

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

International qualifications

If you’ve studied an international qualification please refer to the relevant country page for the entry requirements. For example if you studied the American High School Diploma in Egypt you need to check on the USA country page.

Pre-sessional English for Academic Purposes (PEAP)

We offer pre-sessional English (PEAP) courses which – if successfully completed – lead directly to your academic course. Depending on your IELTS score you can study English from 6 to 20 weeks.

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