- 5 GCSEs at grade C or above including Maths and English Language.
Plus one of the following:
- A minimum of 320 points from at least ABB (excluding General Studies) taken at one sitting normally. Mature applicants need academic attainment normally no more than five years of joining the course, eg Access course, AS level, degrees preferably in a Science related subject. Refer queries to Admissions Tutor if required
- BTEC National Diploma - Distinction/Distinction/Merit
- BTEC Extended Diploma - Distinction/Distinction/Merit
International Baccalaureate: 30+
Access Course (started before September 2014)Pass Access to HE diploma with 18 level 3 credits at distinction and 24 at merit. English and Maths GCSE equivalency of 12 level two credits in each subject required.
Access to Higher Education Diploma (started in or after 2014) in the following courses:
- AHE (Health Professions)
- AHE (Science)
Due to the recent changes to Access qualifications nationally DMU are currently reviewing the academic content of the new AHE Diplomas with the relevant Access Award Validating Agencies in order to set our entry criteria. It is envisaged that applicants will need to have performed well (Merit or Distinction) in science modules at level 3, and have recognised level 2 qualifications in English and Maths. An update of our entry requirements will be given on our website and on UCAS as soon as it is available.
Child protection Awareness course must be completed/passed in induction week.
Interview: Yes. Professional conduct during the event will also contribute to the decision making regarding an applicant’s application.
Work Experience: No
If English is not your first language, we require an English language level of IELTS 7.5 components or equivalent
Relevant Degree/Foundation Degree
Each application will be considered on its merits.
Applications from mature students are encouraged. Mature students must normally demonstrate evidence of academic attainment within 5 years of application.
All successful applicants must complete an occupational health check, declaration form and enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service disclosure application form before starting the course ( if you are overseas you will also need to submit a criminal record certificate from your own country), which needs to be cleared in accordance with DMU's admission policy. Contact us for up-to-date information.