Minimum of 180 points
At least 5 GCSEs at grade C or above including Maths and English Plus one of the following:
From a minimum of 1 a level. NB - NVQs can be considered in conjunction with other qualifications and as part of an applicant's overall profile
BTEC National Diploma - BTEC with Merit/Merit/Pass
BTEC National Certificate - BTEC Distinction/Merit (
BTEC National Award - only in combination with other accepted qualifications
BTEC Extended Diploma (3 A2s) - BTEC with Merit/Merit/Pass
BTEC Diploma (2 A2s) Science - BTEC Distinction/Merit
BTEC Subsidiary Diploma (1 A2) - only in combination with other accepted qualifications
BTEC certificate (1 A1) - only in combination with other accepted qualifications
Pass. English and Maths GCSE equivalency required, 12 level 2 credits in each subject
Work Experience: Paid or voluntary involvement in a course related employment setting beyond school-based experience (should be a minimum of 6 months). Recent written reference from employer on headed paper.
This course welcomes mature students and values their experience. In some cases an alternative experiential and academic profile may be accepted for entry.
You must complete a declaration form and enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service disclosure application form before starting the course, which needs to be cleared in accordance with DMU’s admissions policy. Contact us for up-to-date information. You will also need a declaration form clearance prior to the start of the course.
If English is not your first language, we require an English language level of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent. International students are required to provide a criminal records certificate clearance from home country prior to the start of the course.
Personal Statement selection criteria
Clear communication skills, including good grammar and spelling
Information relevant to the course applied for
Interest in the course demonstrated with explanation and evidence
If relevant for the course - work and life experience.