NURSING PROGRESSIONS (UK) 2017

PLEASE NOTE THOSE HIGHLIGHTED IN RED ARE CONFIRMED FOR SEPTEMBER 2017

UK Colleges with CCoC Links

Entry Requirements

University of Southampton

Nursing: 5 Distinctions ( to include  5N0749, 5N1279, 5N4325) + 4 Merits/Passes + LC(O)* Maths and English (grade C2) or QQI L5 Maths and Communications (Merit or Distinction in both)

Buckinghamshire New University,

(London Heathrow close by)

5 Distinctions

plus

LC(O)* Maths and English (Grade C3)

  FETAC L5 Maths may be considered

Anglia Ruskin University,

Cambridge

Full award with 6 Distinctions and 1 Merit

plus

LC(O)* Maths or QQI L5 Maths

Modules must include 5N0749, 5N4325, 5N1279

University of South Wales

6 Distinctions + 2 Merits

plus

LC(O)* Maths

and LC(O)* Science subject

University of Bradford

Bradford

West Yorkshire

Pass the QQI Level 5 Nursing Studies programme with 2 modules at Distinction and the remaining at Merit or above.

Applicants must also have Irish Leaving Certificate English Language and Mathematics and Biology at Grade D3 or above at Higher Level or Grade C or above at Ordinary Level.  QQI Maths 5N1833 will also be accepted.  Anatomy and Physiology from the FETAC can be used for LC Biology/Science requirements so long as Merit is achieved.

London South Bank University,

London

Pass award

plus

LC(O)* English grade C or above

and

LC(O)* Maths grade C or above

University of West London

5 Distinctions or above

plus

LC(O)* English (Grade C or Higher in ordinary level or Grade D in Higher Level)

or FETAC L5 Communications

and

LC(O)* Maths Grade C or Higher in ordinary level or Grade D in Higher Level)

or FETAC L5 Maths for Midwifery

5 Merits or above

plus

LC(O)* English (Grade C or Higher in ordinary level or Grade D in Higher Level)

or FETAC L5 Communications

and

LC(O)* Maths Grade C or Higher in ordinary level or Grade D in Higher Level)

or FETAC L5 Maths for General Nursing

Kingston University,

Surrey

Award with Distinctions

Plus

LC(O)* English or FETAC L5 Communications

and

LC(O)* Maths or FETAC L5 Maths

and

LC(O)* Science subject or FETAC L5 Anatomy & Physiology

University of Stirling,

Scotland

3 Distinctions + 5 Passes

plus

LC(O)* Maths (grade C) or FETAC L5 Maths

and

LC(O)* English (grade C)

Glasgow Caledonian University

5 distinctions + 3 Passes

 Work Experience cannot be one of the 5 distinction .

Minimum of C in ordinary level LC maths - all students  including mature students .  QQI level 5 Maths will also be accepted

University of Essex

5 Distinctions + 3 Passes

plus

LC(O)* Maths and LC(O)* English grade C or above or Grade D for Maths and English (Higher Level)

Mature students would be accepted with a pass in QQI maths

Edinburgh Napier University

6 Distinctions including Communications and Anatomy & Physiology.  Students who have their results in June 2017 can apply then through UCAS Clearing for August 2017, after they have received their results. In the past few years our courses have been open in clearing for Adult and Learning Disability nursing.  If students want to apply for Child or Mental health nursing they would probably have to wait until the September 2018 intake.

Edge Hill University,

Lancashire

Award with Distinctions

plus

LC(O)*Maths and LC(O)*English - Grade C

or above or Grade D or above in Higher Level Maths & English

QQI Communications and Maths will be considered - minimum Pass Level required

 (Applicants are also required to have 200 UCAS Tariff points from their Irish Leaving Certificate)

Queen Margaret University,

Edinburgh

Full Award including Anatomy & Physiology, Human Growth & Dev, Infection Prevention & Control

plus

LC(H)* English

University of Salford

Manchester

Nursing requirement are 6 Distinctions and 2 Merits

PLUS

LC English Language and Mathematics and Science at Higher H6 (D3), Ordinary 05 (C3)

Midwifery requirements are 8 Distinctions

PLUS

LC English Language and Mathematics and Science (plus two more subjects) at Higher H6 (D3), Ordinary 05 (C3)

University of Bedfordshire,

Luton

Award with 5 Distinctions (including Anatomy & Physiology, Nursing Theory and Practice and Human Growth & Development)

plus

LC(O)*Maths and LC(O)*English - Grade C3 or above

Communications can be used instead of English

Kingston University London

Full Award with 8 Distinctions

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*PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT MANY UK INSTITUTIONS DO NOT ACCEPT A GRADE LOWER THAN C IN LEAVING CERTIFICATE SUBJECTS