Northwestern University in Qatar seeks and attracts students from around the Gulf Region and the world who have succeeded in academics and extracurricular activities throughout their pre-college careers. Admission is competitive.
Final admission decisions take a number of different factors into account. There is no formula—no mechanical combination of test scores and grades that guarantees admissions. We look at and value applicants' entire application, from personal essays to teachers’ letters to test scores.
What can you study at NU-Q?
NU-Q offers distinguished undergraduate programs in journalism and communication, culminating in a bachelor of science degree. Learn more >>
NU-Q is currently accepting applications for Fall 2015. Apply now with the Common Application >>
Apply by January 1, 2015, to have your application fee waived.
The final deadline for the application is February 1, 2015.
Learn more about the application process
- Required materials
- Financing your education
- Frequently asked questions
- Contact the Office of Admission