The Access to Higher Education Diploma is a nationally recognised Level 3 qualification designed to prepare adults to study in higher education. Each diploma is designed to help students who have been out of education for some time achieve the qualification’s they need to attend University.

The aim of the Access programme is not just to instil the understanding of the sector but also to introduce students to the world of academia in preparation for further higher education study.

Benefits to studying an Access course:

  • Fastest route to university or higher education study
  • No exams 
  • Cheaper fees
  • Flexible learning
  • Academic skills development 
  • Studying with mature students