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

Contact our South Asia Office

Contact our South Asia team to ask any questions you have about studying with us, arrange a Skype chat or find out when they will be in your city next.

Entry requirements


Students will be eligible to apply if they have completed the Higher Secondary Education Certificate with 70% or above or the Proficiency Certificate with 75% or above.


Students will be eligible to apply if they have gained one of the following qualifications with an overall grade of 60% or above:

  • Bachelor degree (3 years duration or less than 4 years) with five years relevant work experience
  • Bachelor degree (4 years or less than 7 years duration) with two years relevant work experience
  • Master's degree (following 3 years' Bachelor)

English language

Students from Nepal are required to sit an English language test to gain entry to the University.

Find the approved English tests and scores we accept on our English Language Requirements page.

We also 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.

Find your local representatives

We work with a number of approved education agents across the world who can support you through the application process. Find a local office near you.


Students from Nepal are considered for our South Asia Scholarship and there are a number of different scholarships available to help reduce the cost of studying at Edinburgh Napier University.

Find scholarships

Visits in your country 

We regularly travel overseas to meet students and attend exhibitions so that we can tell you more about studying at Edinburgh Napier University.  

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Web chats 

We'd love to chat to you more to answer any questions you have about studying and living in Edinburgh. 

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Why choose Edinburgh Napier?

We'll give you the skills and practical experience to take you where you want to go. 

More than 95% of our undergraduate students are in work or further study within six months of graduating (HESA 2014/15) thanks to our industry-focused courses, excellent facilities and student support.

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