For entry on the Level 3 qualification learners would generally be aged 16 or above.
For learners who have recently been in education or training the entry profile is likely to include one of following:
Learners must also have an appropriate standard of English to enable them to access relevant resources and complete the course modules and assignments.
Mature learners may present a more varied profile of achievement that is likely to include relevant work experience (paid and/or unpaid), participation and/or achievement of relevant qualifications.
Entry to a Level 4 programme generally requires a full secondary education and a minimum age of 18.
Entry to a Level 5 programme depends on a student gaining Level 4 or equivalent. Level 4 is equivalent to the first year of a degree or HNC or local equivalent. Level 5 is equivalent to to the second year of a university Degree.
If English is not your native language, you may need to provide verification of your English language capability. There may be an IELTS or TOEFL English language requirement or equivalent.
Please note specific university requirements will differ between universities. Normally, universities will accept the 240 credits offered by the Online Business School programme at Level 4/5 for final year completion, but Students should check with their chosen university for specific entry requirements before enroling with OBS.
Entry onto the Level 6 Programme is for non-graduate mature students of at least 25 years of age with 5 years of work experience who wish to progress to a Postgraduate qualification.
You will be eligible to study the Level 7 courses if you are a Graduate in any discipline and are aged 23 years or over. Non-graduates aged over 24 years with at least 5 years experience in management may also apply.