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Entry requirements

DMU welcomes applications from students studying a wide range of UK, EU and international qualifications.

Where applicable, we will usually make offers using the UCAS Tariff points system.

The GCSE and A2 (or equivalent) entry requirements for our programmes, HND or foundation Degrees is detailed below.

Information about Tariff points requirements for each of our courses can be found on our course pages.

Type of courseGCSE entry requirementsA2 (or equivalent) requirements
Undergraduate degree

We normally require applicants to have a minimum of five GCSEs at grade C or above including English (in some cases English Language is required) and, where specified in individual course requirements, Mathematics.

 

For some courses it may be necessary for applicants to have successfully passed GCSEs in other specified subjects (e.g. Science) and/or to have passed specified GCSEs at grade B or above. GCSE Use of Maths will in most be cases be acceptable as a suitable alternative to GCSE Maths.

 

Some of our courses also require applicants to have a minimum of six GCSEs at grade C or above including specific subjects.

 

Where these additional requirements apply, they will be clearly detailed on our website

 

Some of our courses also require applicants to have a minimum of six GCSEs at Grade C or above including specific subjects. Where these additional requirements apply, they will be clearly detailed on the course pages.

UCAS Tariff points from passes in at least two A2 Levels (or equivalent qualifications).  

 

For some courses it may be necessary for applicants to have passed qualifications in specific subjects.

 

Please see individual course requirements on our course pages for more information.

 

The majority of our undergraduate degrees will require at least 104 UCAS Tariff points.

Higher National Diploma/Foundation Degree Five GCSEs (grade C or above) including English* and, where specified in individual course requirements, Maths*.

UCAS Tariff points from passes in at least one A2 Level (or equivalent qualification).

 

The majority of our HND and Foundation Degree courses will require at least 48 UCAS Tariff points. 

Minimum entry requirements

For any qualifications that are not allocated Tariff points by UCAS, specific entry requirements apply; further details can be found on the course pages. Alternatively, our Enquiry Team who can be contacted on (0116) 250 60 70, will be happy to advise further.

 
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