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Information for students from Nepal

Queen Mary University of London has a long history of welcoming students from around the world. Over the years, many thousands of international students have graduated from the university and gone on to pursue successful careers. Today, we are home to students from more than 162 different countries and over 45% of our student body come from outside of the UK. This diversity contributes to a lively and welcoming community which should make you feel comfortable and at home.

We are one of the largest colleges of the University of London and one of the few with fully integrated teaching, research and residential facilities. Our setting provides our students with the benefits of both a large campus environment, and the countless academic and social opportunities provided by London.

There are currently 7 students from Nepal studying at Queen Mary who are enrolled on a range of degree programmes at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

 

Entry requirements

Recognition of Nepalese Qualifications for Undergraduate Entry

Academic:

  • QM accepts students with a minimum of 60% in their Higher Secondary Education Certificate to Foundation programmes
  • Students holding a Bachelors degree from a recognised university with good grades can be considered for entry to a QMUL Bachelor’s Programme
  • Please refer to the prospectus and department web sites for individual subject A-level and IB requirements.

English:

For details on the University of London External Diploma/Degree transfers, please click here [new window].

For information on applying to study for an undergraduate course at Queen Mary, please refer to Undergraduate study

Recognition of Nepalese Qualifications for Graduate Entry

Master's degrees (all one year)

Academic:

  • Queen Mary considers students holding a First Class Bachelors degree or equivalent from a recognised university in Nepal for postgraduate entry.  The length of study at Bachelors level must be a minimum of 3 years.
  • Case specific decisions are made for students holding other post-school qualifications.
  • Please note that all applications are considered on an individual basis and students may be admitted to Master's programmes with a lower level degree if they have work experience relevant to the degree applied for.

English:

Please see the Entry Level Guidelines for English Language for full details

For information on applying to study for a postgraduate programme at Queen Mary, please refer to postgraduate study.

Research degree (MPhil/PhD: 3 years)

Academic:

  • The usual entrance requirement for a research degree is a Master's degree from a recognised Nepalese university. Some departments also accept student with a First or Upper Second Class Bachelor’s degree.

English:

Please see the Entry Level Guidelines for English Language for full details

For information on applying to study for a postgraduate programme at Queen Mary, please refer to postgraduate study.

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Scholarships and Funding

We have a range of scholarships on offer for students from Nepal at both undergraduate and postgraduate level - with particular emphasis on awarding achievement in the areas of Science and Engineering. Scholarships of up to £2000 are available for each year of study. For more information on eligibility and how to apply please go to our scholarship pages for information.

In country representatives

Useful contacts

The British Council provides comprehensive advice on many aspects of study in the UK . Their website includes information on application procedures – including guidance for completing the on-line UCAS application, funding etc.  

Visit: www.britishcouncil.org/nepal

Kathmandu

British Council
PO Box 640
Lainchaur
Kathmandu
Nepal
Tel: + 977 1 4410 798

Pokhara
British Library
PO Box 404
Palikhe Chowk
Pokhara 4,
Kaski
Tel: +977 (0)61 693913

The British Council also conduct IELTS tests in Chitwan and Biratnagar.

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