Germany

Entry requirements, scholarships and keeping in touch for students from Germany.

Entry requirements

Undergraduate

For all courses (with the exception of those listed below) students would usually be required to have completed the Abitur with an average grade of 2.0 or better. If a course requires a specific subject at grade B at SQA Higher then grade 10 in the Abitur will be required.

For the following courses students would usually be required to have completed the Abitur with an average grade of 2.5 or better:

BSc Building Surveying, BSc Civil Engineering, BSc Construction & Project Management, BSc Real Estate Surveying, BSc Quantity Surveying, BA Acting & English, BEng Computer Systems and Networks, BEng Computing.

For Nursing/Veterinary Nursing minimum entry requirements – please contact ugadmissions@napier.ac.uk

International Baccalaureate

Award of Diploma with between 26 and 29 points or above depending on the course you choose to apply for. If a course requires a specific subject at grade B at SQA Higher then grade 5 or above in HL is required. Please see each individual course webpage for specific entry requirements.

European Baccalaureate

Pass with between 60 and 70% depending on the course you choose to apply for. If a course requires a specific subject at grade B at SQA Higher then 70% is required. Please see each individual course webpage for specific entry requirements.

Postgraduate

A Bachelor degree (Bologna) or Magister Artium, Diplom or Erstes Staatsexamen (Pre-Bologna) can be considered for entry with a “Gut” or 2,7 or above.

English language

  • IELTS 6.0 overall with no element below 5.5
  • Pearson's Test of Academic English overall score of 56 with at least a score of 51 in the listening, reading, writing and speaking components 

A full list of accepted tests can be found on our English language requirement page.

We offer various pre-sessional English language programmes for applicants who have test results below the programme requirement. Some courses may require a higher English language score. Please search for the course you're interested in to find out more.

Our local representatives

We have agents and international officers representing Edinburgh Napier University in Eurasia and across the world.

Scholarships

Norwegian students coming to start their studies in year one of a Bachelor course are eligible for the Norwegian scholarship for the September 2017 intake.

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