Minimum Entrance Requirements
English and Maths: All applicants must have a pass in English and Maths in any of the following: National 5 grade C or GCSE grade C/4
Higher ABBB; A Level BCC; Irish Highers H2H3H3H3; BTEC Extended Diploma DMM; International Baccalaureate 29 Points to include literate subject at S5 or H4
Essential subjects: literate subject
AHEAD - successful completion of the relevant stream of our AHEAD programme
SWAP - our Coming from College pages list approved SWAP courses
Advanced Higher: AAB (to include Psychology)
A Level: AAB (to include Psychology)
BTEC Extended Diploma: D*D*D
HNC - our Coming from College pages list approved HNC courses
Not sure if you are eligible for entry?
If you have the potential and motivation to study at university, regardless of your background or personal circumstances, we welcome your application.
We know that some people have faced extra challenges before applying to university and that is why we consider the background in which your academic grades have been achieved when making an offer.
If you expect to receive passes in 3 Scottish Highers (grades A-C) and have:
- been in care, or
- participated in a targeted aspiration-raising programme such as LIFT OFF, LEAPS, FOCUS West, or Aspire North
- no family background of going to university, or
- live in an area, or attend a school, where not many people go to university.
We encourage you to submit an application.
You must provide certified proof of your English language level (minimum requirements are listed here). Our British Council accredited International English Foundation Course can help you reach that level or, if you would like further develop your academic English, Intensive English for Academic Purposes can help you achieve your full potential.
EU applicants: Entry requirements can be found on our Europe pages. Overseas (non-EU) applicants: We're currently developing your country pages, so please email us details of your entry requirements.
Alternative Entrance Requirements
Please email us if you have other qualifications/experience not listed here.