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Information for students from Peru

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Entry requirements

Foundation courses

We offer foundation courses for students who have taken the Certficado de Educaión Secundaria Común Completa, Diploma de Aptitud Profesional or other qualifications which we do not accept for direct entry to our undergraduate courses.

Our foundation courses

  • Business, Law and Social Sciences, taught at The University of Nottingham International College
  • Engineering and Physical Sciences, taught in our Faculty of Engineering
  • Science, taught at The University of Nottingham International College

Please contact the University of Nottingham International College, which is located opposite our University Park Campus, with any queries about entry requirements and how to apply.

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Undergraduate courses

Full-time courses across our five faculties typically last for three to four years, although some degrees such as medicine and architecture have a longer duration.


Undergraduate entry requirements

Students taking the Certficado de Educaión Secundaria Común Completa or Diploma de Aptitud Profesional (technical-professional education) are required to take a  foundation course

Students who have successfully completed the first year at a recognised University may be exempt from the foundation programme and considered for admissions to year 1 of the Bachelors degree (Licenciatura), if relevant subjects have been studied and strong grades achieved – grades ranging from a minimum average of 12 to 13.

Students taking A levels or the IB should refer to the online undergraduate prospectus for entry requirements.

Students taking APs or SATs should refer to entry requirements for the USA.

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Masters courses

We offer a wide range of postgraduate masters degree programmes across our five faculties. Full-time masters courses typically last for one year.

Masters entry requirements

Applicants should hold a bachelors degree of a good standard from a recognised university, usually in a relevant subject area. Check course details in our Postgraduate Prospectus to see whether your chosen course requires the equivalent of an Upper Second Class (2:1) or Lower Second Class (2:2) degree.

Our entry requirements for degrees from Peruvian universities vary depending on the university where you have studied and the course you are applying for at Nottingham. The summary below is provided as guidance but requirements may vary for individual courses and we do require higher grades from some universities.

Qualification Name

Upper Second Class (2:1)

Lower Second Class (2:2)

Bachiller (Academic Bachiller from a University - minimum 3 years) - Bachelor Ordinary degree standard (only high grades acceptable)

Minimum average mark of 15

Minimum average mark of slightly lower than 15

Licenciatura/Licenciado or a professional title (4-5 years) - Bachelor degree standard

Minimum average mark of 13

Minimum average mark of 12

 

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Research courses

Our PhD courses, available across a wide range of subject areas, typically include three years of full time research followed by an optional writing-up period of one year to complete your thesis.

PhD entry requirements

Applicants should hold a masters degree of a good standard from a recognised university in a relevant subject area.

See the masters section for guidance on the grades we typically require from Peruvian universities. These will vary depending on the university where you have studied and the course you are applying for at Nottingham.

Degrees from selected universities in Peru can be accepted as meeting our English language requirements

You should identify possible supervisors at Nottingham before applying and prepare a research proposal to submit with your application.

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Scholarships and funding

 

Peruvian students at Nottingham

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Emma Palfreyman

Emma-Palfreyman

International Relations Manager for the Americas

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Offical representatives

Our official representatives in Peru can assist you with applying for our courses, visa processes and preparing to study with us.

About our overseas representatives

Meet us 

In Peru

We regularly travel to Peru to meet with prospective students and their families, visit schools and to attend education fairs and other events each year.
Meet us in Peru

In Nottingham

You are also very welcome to visit our campuses in Nottingham for an open day or an independent visit.
Visit us in Nottingham
Arrange a virtual visit via Skype

 

Get in touch or connect online 

 

International Student Recruitment

C Floor, YANG Fujia Building
Jubilee Campus, Wollaton Road
Nottingham, NG8 1BB, UK

+44 (0) 115 951 5247
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