Qualification requirements

Further information on accepted qualifications can be found on the School of Health and Rehabilitation website.

Applicants' qualifications that are not listed will be considered on an individual basis.

QualificationOfferFurther information
A level BBC - CCC CCC if A Level Biology, Chemistry or Physics is included. BBC if no Biology, Chemistry or Physics.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DMM Applied Human Biology, Health and Social Care, Sport, Sport and Exercise Science, or Applied Science (including Physiology of Human Body Systems optional module) not accepted.
Access to HE Diploma D: 30 credits M: 15 credits Access to HE Diploma 60 credits including 45 at level 3. Of these at least 30 credits are required at Distinction grade and 15 with Merit. Science or non-science accepted if no biology related subjects have been studied GCSE Maths and English language at a minimum of grade 4 (C) Level 2 equivalents are not accepted
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 32 points International Baccalaureate Minimum of 32 points Biology at Higher Level is not accepted
IELTS International/EU candidates. Candidates whose first language is not English will need IELTS 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in all subtests. IGCSE (1st language) grade C may be accepted.
GCSE/National 4/National 5 6 GCSEs at grade 4 (C) or above including English and Maths (unless otherwise stated)