The minimum general requirements for programmes of study are as followed:
A Levels – Five GCSEs at C/4 or above including GCSE English and Maths
Mixed Programmes (A levels and BTEC/CTEC) – Five GCSEs at C/4 or above, preferably including GCSE Englisg and Maths.
BTEC/CTEC level 3 – Four GCSEs at C/4 or above, preferably including GCSE English and Maths. A pass grade in a level 2 BTEC will be accepted as equivalent to GCSEs for entry to these courses.
BTEC level 2 – Four GCSEs at C/4 including a grade 4 in GCSE English or Maths
Passes at level 2 in qualifications such as OCR National Certificates will be accepted as equivalent to GCSE, where appropriate, for entry to BTEC/CTEC courses.
Many A level subjects require particular entry requirements in addition to the above.