What is a Higher National Diploma (HND) course?
HND courses are level 5, two year courses, and equivalent to the first two years of an Honours Degree. On completion of an HND you can move into work or progress to a full Honours Degree with extra study.

What are the entry requirements for an HND course?
Entry requirements differ depending on the course, please visit our course search and have a look at the individual course page to find out more information. You can apply for an HND course if you have either A levels, a BTEC level 3 Diploma or an Access 

What are the benefits of a Higher Education course?
Our courses allow you to develop the practical and technical skills needed for your chosen field of work. We offer expert teaching with placements and projects that reflect work scenarios to help get you career ready. Our courses are also part time so that you can fit your studies around any work or personal commitments.

How do I apply?
All applications to Higher Education Courses must be made through UCAS, however please ring us for advice on this process and we will support you with your application.

How much will my course cost and what financial support is available?
Please visit our fees and financial support information page for further details.

Do you want any further information?
If you have a specific enquiry about studying a higher education course, our learner information services team will be happy to help. You can call them on 020 8741 1688 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.