International scholarships

To reward outstanding achievement the University of Plymouth offers scholarship schemes to help towards funding your studies. You could get up to 50% off your tuition fees in your first year.

Find out more about the scholarships available

Entry requirements


We require applicants to have completed the Higher Secondary Education Board Examination and a Foundation year (UPIC) or equivalent.

Our partner college on campus, University of Plymouth International College (UPIC), offers a wide variety of foundation courses.


We require applicants to have completed a Bachelor's degree when studied for the following duration(s): 4 years or less than 5, 5 years or less than 6, 6 years or less than 7 OR a Master's degree (following a three-year Bachelor degree) with the following classification:

Nepalese Degree Classification  Nepalese Degree Classification - Percentage  UK Degree Equivalent 
 Distinction  80% - 100%  1st
 First Division  65% - 79%  2:1
 Second Division  50% - 64%  2:2  

English language requirements

A recognised English language qualification (e.g. IELTS) would be required or successful completion of one of the University of Plymouth's pre-sessional English Language courses.

Aaditya - MSc Civil Engineering

The University have made remote lab access and library access possible. The online exams and coursework were of excellent quality. I am grateful to the University for maintaining the same quality of education during the pandemic.

Despite studying for his Masters during the COVID-19 pandemic, Aaditya felt supported by the University and his lecturers