Information for Students from Bangladesh

At QMU we have a long tradition of welcoming students from all over the world. Around 25% of Queen Margaret University students are international coming from over 80 countries throughout the world.

Find out more specific information to help you plan your studies at QMU.

Entry Requirements

For undergraduate courses:

We welcome applications from Bangladeshi students.

Those holding a good Higher Secondary Certificate plus an acceptable foundation or bridging programme.

Students with a Bachelor of Arts/Science/Commerce (Pass) will be considered for direct entry onto our undergraduate programmes.

Admission to our undergraduate programmes can be made by those holding a relevant diploma or other recognised qualification such as GCE A Levels, International Baccalaureate, American High School Diploma with SAT’s or AP’s or other recognised qualification.

For postgraduate courses:

We will consider applications from students holding a good four year Bachelors degree from a recognised university. Students with a Masters of Arts/Science/Commerce or Engineering may also be eligible.

Please note that the above is given for guidance only and that entry requirements will vary between courses. We may also be looking for a strong Statement of Purpose/Personal Statement, some work experience or specific subjects to have been studied at an advanced level. For more information see our individual course pages.

How To Apply

English Language Requirements

You should hold a recent English language qualification in order to be considered for study at Queen Margaret University. 

English Language Requirements


Scholarships, Fees and Funding

QMU Scholarships:

The University is pleased to offer a number of competitive scholarships of up to £3,000 each for new international students undertaking their first year of study on an undergraduate or postgraduate degree. The scholarship is granted as a reduction of the tuition fee and is available to students who are self-funding with an international tuition fee of more than £9,000 for a single year of study only. Applications can be made by students who have received an offer of a place of study at the University.

For other information on funding sources, please visit the British Council website.

Fees and Funding

Meet Us in Your Country

The International Office does not currently have plans to visit Bangladesh in the near future. If you have any questions please email

QMU Representatives in Bangladesh

SI-UK Dhaka

House no. 57/A (4th Floor West),
Rd No 4/A
Dhaka 1209, Bangladesh
Tel: +880 96780 96780

British Council

The British Council have a numbers of centres around Bangladesh. To find your nearest centre, please click here.

Bangladesh Representation in the UK

Your country in the UK

High Commission for Bangladesh
28 Queen's Gate

T: +44 20 7584 0081
F: +44 20 7581 7477