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Why study Access to HE at Northumberland College?

Our Access to HE courses are well established with a great reputation, and our enthusiastic and dedicated teaching staff can help you to achieve your best.

What will Access to HE offer me?

  • The entry requirements for higher education and university

  • A wide range of courses to suit your career ambitions

  • A rewarding opportunity to reach your full potential and career goals

  • A route to new, life-changing possibilities and access to more opportunities

  • A second chance at education

What's it all about?

Access to HE Diplomas are Level 3 qualifications that prepare adults for university. If you don’t have the traditional entry requirements, Access to HE could provide a route to achieving your university dream!

Who are they for?

There is no age limit for Access to HE courses, however, you must be aged 19 or over. They are designed to prepare thosewithout traditional qualifications for higher education study. You might have been out of formal education for a while or left school with few qualifications.

Investing in your future with outstanding new facilities.


Why choose Northumberland College?

We are the largest further education provider in Northumberland with campuses throughout the county.

Our student transport scheme is available for eligible students to make getting to and from college as easy as possible.

Our extensive re-development programme will create outstanding new facilities.