ACCESS TO HIGHER EDUCATION

No A Levels? No problem!

The Access to Higher Education Diploma is a qualification which prepares people without traditional qualifications for study at university.

Access to HE courses are available in a range of different subjects, such as health, science, humanities, sport, and business.

If you’d like to study for a degree but don’t have the qualifications you need, then an Access to HE course could be for you.

Access to HE attracts a diverse range of students, and there’s no upper-age limit.

Please click here to view our Access to Higher Education courses

Financial support

If you have an Advanced Learner Loan that has been approved, and you have a low household income, you may be entitled to financial support from the Advanced Learner Loan Bursary Fund (ALLBF):

  • ALLBF Guidelines for students 2019/20 (available soon)
  • Application form ALLBF 2019/20 (available soon)

If you do not need a loan for your course and you are aged 19-23, with a low household income, you may be entitled to financial support from the DLS 19+ fund:

  • Application form DLS 19+ 2019/20 (available soon)
  • Guidelines for students LSF 2019/20 (available soon)