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Faculty of Engineering

Alternative UK qualifications - 2014 entry

The majority of applicants apply with GCE A-levels, although a wide range of other qualifications are welcomed.

The table below provides you with an idea of the typical entry requirements to study one of our undergraduate engineering or computing degrees. Requirements may vary from course to course for more information please contact the relevant admissions team or visit the course web pages.

A-Levels AAA including Mathematics
Advanced Diploma Engineering Diploma or IT Diploma grade A* (plus A or above in A-level Mathematics) 
BTEC Extended Diploma D*DD including an appropriate amount of level 3 Mathematics
Access Course 45 Level 3 credits with Distinction - to include Mathematics
Access to Leeds ABB including Mathematics
HND (Higher National Diploma)  Distinctions for all 16 units including Mathematics
HNC (Higher National Certificate) Distinctions for all 10 units including Mathematics
General Foundation Degree 75% to include 75% for Mathematics
University of Leeds International Foundation Year BBB including Mathematics
CFGO - Interdisciplinary Foundation Year  65% including Mathematics
Cambridge Pre-University D3, D3, D3 including Mathematics
International Baccalaureate 35 points overall, with 18 points at higher level including 5 for Mathematics
Scottish Highers AAAAA including Mathematics and also English at Intermediate level
Scottish Advanced Highers AAA including Mathematics

The entry requirements for the following courses do not require Mathematics at A-level or equivalent, for more information please contact the relevant admissions team.

- Information Technology
- Nanotechnology (Chemical)
- Product Design