Entry requirements, scholarships and keeping in touch for students from Pakistan.
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Contact Imran to ask any questions you have about studying with us, arrange a WhatsApp chat or find out when they will be in your city next.

Entry requirements


You should have completed the Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) or Faculty of Science (FSC) with an overall grade of 60% or above. Specific subject requirements may apply, visit our course pages for more information.


You will be eligible to apply if you have gained a four year bachelor degree from an HEC recognized University with 60%/2.4 GPA or above. 

We will also consider three year bachelor degrees from an Higher Education Commission (HEC) recognised university with 60% or a grade point average (GPA) of 2.4 and above, if you have at least two years relevant work experience.  If you have a masters degree (completed after a two- or three-year bachelors degree), you will also be eligible to apply with a minimum of  60% or GPA of 2.4 and above.

English language

You 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.

Pathway programmes

Edinburgh Napier University International College (ENUIC) is an embedded on campus college for international students to start their studies at Edinburgh Napier University. It is located in the historic, city centre campus of Merchiston, with easy access to student accommodation.

Pathway programmes at ENUIC prepare students for their chosen future degree with academic and English language support. ENUIC offers students the option between International Stage One, International Stage Two, or an International Incorporated Masters. 


International Year One
English language requirement – IELTS 5.5 with no less than 5.5 in each component.

Academic requirement - Intermediate / Higher Secondary Certificate: 45%

International Year Two

English language requirement – IELTS 5.5 with no less than 5.5 in each component.

Academic requirement - Intermediate / Higher Secondary Certificate: 55%


International Incorporated Masters
– One Term IELTS 6.0 overall with 5.5 minimum in all components
– Two Terms IELTS 5.5 overall with 5.5 minimum in all components

Academic requirement - Successful completion of a 4 year Bachelor degree below 55% or diploma equivalent

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.


You may be eligible for our Pakistan Scholarship and there are a number of other scholarships available to help reduce the cost of studying at Edinburgh Napier University.

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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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