In order to be accepted on the Foundation Degree (FD), Higher National Diploma (HND) or Higher National Certificate (HNC), you’ll need to have the following minimum entry qualifications:
Please Note, the qualifications detailed above are the industry minimum but individual companies may require a higher standard.
* The new tariff calculation as of September 2017
Although you do not apply to UCAS, the maritime industry uses the UCAS tariff points system to help you work out your qualifications to see if you meet the entry requirements. The 48 UCAS points required for the foundation degree route can be made up of any combination of qualifications.
AS/A Levels, International Baccalaureate, OCR Cambridge, BTEC qualifications, Welsh Baccalaureate, Scottish Higher etc. are eligible qualifications with tariff points awarded according to grades obtained.
For further information, please select the appropriate link below: