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Main entry requirements
No specific subjects are required, but a mixture of science and arts subjects is recommended. General Studies and Critical Thinking are welcomed but are not normally included as part of the standard offer. We do not accept two AS-Level grades in place of one A Level. We welcome the provision of unit grade information which, like all other available information, will inform the consideration of applications. Unit grades will not normally form part of offer conditions.
We require grades AABBB in five Scottish Higher level subjects plus one Advanced Higher at grade B. Please note if English Language and a Science subject is not taken at Higher/Advanced Higher students must have achieved at SCQF level 5 (minimum National 5 grade B / Intermediate 2 grade B / Standard Grade Credit level grade 2). Similarly, if Mathematics is not taken at Higher/Advanced Higher students must have achieved at SCQF level 5 (minimum National 5 grade C / Intermediate 2 grade C / Standard Grade Credit level grade 3).
We require successful completion of a BTEC National Diploma at grades DD plus A at A Level.
We require successful completion of a BTEC National Extended Diploma at grades D*DD.
We require 35 points overall, with 6,6,5 in Higher Level subjects.
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 136 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers32%
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Tuition fee & financial support£9,250
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
If you live in:
- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
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