What can you study at the University of Northampton from UK?
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With a well established reputation as a forward thinking and modern university, the University of Northampton offers a high quality university experience, well-structured courses and top quality teaching within a friendly and supportive environment.

We are a Top 50 UK University as well as a leading institution for social entrepreneurship and student employability. We have 13,000 students including over 1,500 from over 100 different countries. Only one hour from London and right in the heart of England, the University is based on two, attractive campuses. In recent years we have invested over £73 million in our estates, facilities and learning resources and we have ambitious plans for further development.

We offer undergraduate, postgraduate taught and research programmes in a range of areas including Arts, Business, Education, Health, Science & Technology and Social Sciences. The University is globally renowned in subject specialisms such as Wastes Management, Leather Technology and Fashion. All of our programmes are designed to meet both your educational needs and the needs of industry and commerce. We have strong links with professional bodies and organizations throughout the world.
Our tuition fees remain competitive and living costs affordable. We offer excellent scholarships to EU students with strong academic backgrounds.

Our courses

Below are the subject areas available at the University of Northampton.

We offer courses within each of these areas, for more information visit: www.northampton.ac.uk/courses

Admission criteria

General entry requirements for undergraduate applicants from Romania

Diploma de Bacalaureat with an average grade of:
6.0 or above = HND entry
7.5 or above = 260 points
8.0 or above = 280 points or higher

(Maths grade of 5 or above is equivalent to at least GCSE grade C when achieved in the above qualification or the Certificat de Absolvire a Licelui or the Diploma/Certificate de Absolvire a Invatamantului Obligatoriu de 10 ani)

English language requirements: IELTS 6.0 or TOEFL 80 (iBT) or PTE Academic 56 or Cambridge Advanced Certificate in English

Some courses have additional requirements or tasks, for further details please check our prospectus or course catalogue online: www.northampton.ac.uk/courses

General entry requirements for postgraduate applicants

Bachelor degree with a minimum of 60% pass mark

English language requirements: IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL 90 (iBT) or PTE Academic 61 or Cambridge Advanced Certificate in English with grade B

Exact requirements may vary, for further details please check our prospectus or course catalogue online: www.northampton.ac.uk/courses

Course duration

Bachelors: 3 years or 4 years for sandwich degree with a work placement
Masters: 1 year

Tuition Fees


Award level per year Tuition fee
BA and BSc £9,000
BSc Sports Therapy (top-up) £7,250
BSc Sports Performance and Coaching £7,250
HND £7,250
Foundation Degree £7,250
PGCE (full-time) £9,000


£3900 - £8550 depending on course. Please see this link for further information: http://www.northampton.ac.uk/study/fees-and-funding/tuition-fees/postgraduate-tuition-fees


High Achievers Scholarship ‘Rewarding academic excellence’

Up to £2000 per year
Undergraduate 'Home' and EU applicants for Year 1 of a 3 year BA or BSc programme, paying £9000 tuition fees in 2014/15, will be automatically entered and assessed for this scholarship if they achieve GPA of 9.0 or higher in Diploma de Bacalaureat and have made The University of Northampton their conditional firm or unconditional firm choice via UCAS. For further information please visit www.northampton.ac.uk/fees

The University of Northampton Bursary

Up to £1000 per year
If you are paying fees of £9,000 and your household income is less than £42,611 (or equivalent) you may be eligible to receive the University of Northampton Bursary. Eligibility criteria apply, for further information please visit www.northampton.ac.uk/fees

Gintare Stankeviciute, International Officer – Europe
Email: gintare.stankeviciute@northampton.ac.uk
Tel: +44 (0) 1604 892134
Fax: +44 (0) 1604 710703
Web: www.northampton.ac.uk