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Key information


  • Course length: 4 years
  • UCAS code: G611
  • Year of entry: 2018
  • Typical offer: A-level : ABB, providing the applicant is studying at least one of the following subjects: Mathematics, Further Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science, Computing. / IB : 35 / BTEC : D*DD
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Entry Requirements

A level offerABB, providing the applicant is studying at least one of the following subjects: Mathematics, Further Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science, Computing.
Subject requirementsIf the applicant is not studying one of the above subjects then a higher offer of AAB will be made.

For applicants from England: Where a science has been taken at A level (Chemistry, Biology or Physics), a pass in the Science practical of each subject will be required.
BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary DiplomaAcceptable at grade Distinction (any subject) alongside AB at A level. A Levels must include one of the following subjects: Mathematics, Further Mathematics, Physics, Computing or Computer Science or BTEC must be in a relevant Mathematical subject.
BTEC Level 3 DiplomaDistinction Distinction in BTEC considered alongside A Level grade B. A Level must include one of the following subjects: Mathematics, Further Mathematics, Physics, Computing or Computer Science or BTEC must be in a relevant Mathematical subject.
BTEC Level 3 Extended DiplomaD*DD in relevant diploma
International Baccalaureate33 overall including 5 in Higher Level Mathematics, Physics or Computer Science. Alternatively, 35 overall including 5 in Standard Level Mathematics, Physics or Computer Science if not taken at a Higher Level.
Irish Leaving CertificateSuccessfully complete Irish Leaving Certificate with grades H1, H1, H2, H2 including Higher Level Maths, Physics or Computer Science. Alternatively, successfully complete Irish Leaving Certificate with grades H1, H1, H1, H2 from any Higher Level subjects.
Scottish Higher/Advanced HigherPass Scottish Advanced Highers with grades ABB including at least one of the following subjects: Mathematics, Further Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science, Computing. Alternatively, Pass Scottish Advanced Highers with grades AAB (any subjects)
Welsh Baccalaureate AdvancedAcceptable at grade B or above alongside AB at A level including at least one of the following subjects: Mathematics, Further Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science, Computing. Alternatively, accepable at grade B or above alongside AA at A Level (any subjects).
Cambridge Pre-U DiplomaD3 in Cambridge Pre U Principal Subject is accepted as equivalent to A-Level grade A M2 in Cambridge Pre U Principal Subject is accepted as equivalent to A-Level grade B Global Perspectives and Short Courses are not accepted.
EU entry requirementsEU Qualifications
AccessConsidered if taking a relevant subject. 45 Level 3 credits at Distinction, including 15 Level 3 credits in Mathematical or Computer Science subjects is required. GCSE English and Mathematics grade C also required.
International entry informationYour country
Extended Project QualificationApplicants who offer the Extended Project Qualification (EPQ) and meet our A Level offer criteria will be made the standard offer, plus an alternative offer. This will be at one A Level grade lower plus a grade A in the EPQ, for example the offer would be ABB or BBB plus A in the EPQ.
Mature students and access courses

Studying for a degree later in life can be highly rewarding and our mature students are among some of our most successful. However, we appreciate that it is a big step for you to take, and that you’ll have lots of questions that you’ll want to discuss with us. We’re here to help, so please do get in touch.

Our Mature Students and Access courses pages contain lots of information and, importantly, a point of contact to talk things through with you.

General Studies

Most (see exceptions below) of our non-clinical programmes welcome General Studies as one of three A levels upon which we make an offer. However, applicants may offer only one of General Studies, Critical Thinking, Citizenship Studies among their three A levels.

General Studies is not considered for:

  • Diagnostic Radiography
  • Dentistry
  • Life Sciences
  • Management School
  • Medicine
  • Nursing
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Orthoptics
  • Physiotherapy
  • Radiotherapy
  • Veterinary Science