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Information for Students from Pakistan

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.

Learn more about the courses on offer at QMU.

Entry Requirements

For undergraduate courses:

Applicants with high school qualifications from Pakistan will typically be required to complete an International Foundation Programme for UG entry.

We may accept associate or bachelor’s degrees for UG entry – they are equivalent to A levels in some cases.

For postgraduate courses:

Master's degree following a 2/3-year bachelor's degree is accepted. The grading scale is Division I = 60% or above; Division II 45-59%; Division III = 33-44%.

If the course requires a 2:2 equivalency for entry, 60% / Division 1 or above is required.

If the course requires a 2:1 equivalency for entry, 70% / Division 1 or above is required.


Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery / Doctor of (medical subject) are also accepted. The same grading scale applies as above.

If the course requires a 2:2 equivalency for entry, 60% / Division 1 or above is required.

If the course requires a 2:1 equivalency for entry, 70% / Division 1 or above is required.

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 International 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.

Other potential sources of funding:

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

Tuition Fees and Funding

Our commitment to providing accessibly priced courses

Reflecting the centrality of social justice to QMU’s ethos and the value we place upon diversity in the classroom, we aim to keep our courses affordable to international students, wherever they come from. You might be pleasantly surprised by our fee rates. See the Fees and Charges section of our website to view international fees per course.

QMU Representation in Pakistan


  • IDP Lahore

IDP Education & IELTS Testing - Office # 29-30, 2nd Floor, Park Lane Tower, 172-Tufail Road, Lahore Cantt, Pakistan

Email -

Phone - 042-36629427 | 042-36629428 

  • IDP Lahore - Johar Town

IDP Education & IELTS Testing - 2 B, next to Fresh Inn, 2 B Khayaban-e-Firdousi, Block B Phase 1 Johar Town, Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan

Email -

Phone - 042-37886749|042-37886750 

  • IDP Karachi

DP Education & IELTS Testing - Suite # 1402, 14th Floor, Foakh Tower, Main Shahrah-e-Faisal, Karachi, Pakistan

Email -

Phone - 021-34320978 | 021-34320979 

  • IDP Islamabad

IDP Education & IELTS Testing - Office No. G13, Ground & Mezzanine Floor, Stock Exchange Tower, Jinnah Avenue, Islamabad, Pakistan

Email -

Phone - 051-2726799 | 051-2726798 

  • IDP Faisalabad

IDP Education & IELTS Testing - 8 – G, Ground floor, Orion Plaza, Kohinoor City, Jarranwala Road, Faisalabad, Pakistan

Email -

Phone - +92 41 8721005 

  • IDP Gujrat

IDP Education & IELTS Testing - Ground & first floor, Zaib Plaza, Old G.T. road, behind Service Gate no. 1, Gujrat, Pakistan.

Email -

Phone - +92 53 3724787 


SI-UK Pakistan

  • Rawalpindi Office

2/27, 4th Floor, Silk Centre, Murree Rd, Block B,
Satellite Town, Rahmanabad,
Rawalpindi 46000
0092-51-4264181 Mobile: 0092-308-1814264

  • Lahore Office

Haleem Building Sector-G Street No 33/32,
Education City, Behind Kindergarten, Phase 5 DHA,
+92-423-5707072, +92-301-4434942

  • Karachi Office

Office # 101, Al-Hayat Chamber, Plot No. A/7,
KCHSU, Block 7/8, Sultan Ahmed Shah Road,
Near Duty Free Shop Shahrah-e-Faisal, Karachi

  • Peshawar Office

Office # 10, First Floor JK Shopping Mall,
University Road
+92-91-5840322 , Mobile : +92-345-9036903

Pakistani Representation in the UK

Consulate of Pakistan
45 Maxwell Drive
G41 5JF
T: +44 141 427 5755
F: +44 141 427 4114


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