A minimum of 180 points
5 GCSEs at grade C or above including Maths and English. Plus one of the following:
A minimum of 180 UCAS points from from a minimum of one A level
BTEC National Diploma - BTEC with Merit/Merit/Pass (200) points
BTEC National Certificate - BTEC Distinction/Merit (200) points
BTEC National Award - only in combination with other accepted qualifications
BTEC Extended Diploma (3 A2s) - BTEC with Merit/Merit/Pass (200) points
BTEC Diploma (2 A2s) - Distinction/Merit (200) points
BTEC 90 credit Science - Distinction/Distinction
BTEC Subsidiary Diploma (1 A2) - only in combination with other accepted qualifications
BTEC certificate (1 A1) - only in combination with other accepted qualifications
Pass. English and Maths GCSE equivalency required, 12 level 2 credits in each subject
Work Experience: Demonstrate a desire to be a police officer.
International Baccalaureate: 26+
You must complete a declaration form and enhanced CRB/VBS disclosure application form before starting the course.*
Equivalent qualifications are welcome; please visit us online for further information, dmu.ac.uk/apply.
Applications from mature students are welcome and are considered individually on the basis of qualifications and experience.
Students will be interviewed by the relevant police area in conjunction with the academic staff of the programme to determine suitability for the programme.
If English is not your first language, English language IELTS of 6.5 or equivalent is required.
Personal Statement selection criteria
Clear communication skills, including good grammar and spelling
Information relevant to the course applied for
Interest in the course demonstrated with explanation and evidence
If relevant for the course - work and life experience