Entry Requirements

Entry criteria for September 2019

AS-Level

6 x Grade 4s, including a Grade 4 or above in GCSE English Language and Maths. Students with a Grade 3 in either of these subjects will need to resit the GCSE at College. One grade 4 can be replaced with one BTEC Level 2  graded ‘Merit’ or above. In addition to the above, some subjects have specific entry criteria:

  • Sciences: Grade 5 in GCSE English Language and GCSE Mathematics plus Grade 6 in two of the following: GCSE Core Science, GCSE Additional Science, GCSE Biology, GCSE Chemistry or GCSE Physics
  • Mathematics: Grade 6 in GCSE Maths
  • Further Mathematics: Grade 8 in GCSE Mathematics
  • Psychology: Grade 4 in GCSE Maths and Grade 5 in GCSE English Language
  • Business – Grade 4 in GCSE Maths and Grade 5 in GCSE English Language
  • Law: Grade 5 in GCSE English Language
  • English Language: Grade 5 in GCSE English Language

Level 3 BTEC

5 x Grade 4s, including a Grade 4 or above, in GCSE English Language. GCSE Maths must be at grade 3 or above. A BTEC Level 2 that is graded ‘Merit’ or above will count as one Grade 4 equivalent in up to two instances.

In addition to the above:

  • Children’s Learning, Play and Development Level 3: Grade 4 in GCSE Mathematics

GCSE Resits

3 x Grade 4, including a Grade 3 or above in both GCSE English Language and GCSE Mathematics. Grades in BTEC subjects will not count towards these entry criteria