On Campus Classes
Distant Learning
Study Abroad Programme

    2013 - 2014

    BTEC is trusted by institutions and students around the world and provides quality vocational qualifications
    created by Edexcel (the largest awarding body in the UK). In 2007, over 1 million students from the UK alone and
    500,000 students outside the UK enrolled on a BTEC course. Rigorous quality assurance ensures that students
    are awarded with a globally recognised qualification.

    Fast track your BA degree with a HND qualification!

    Edexcel BTEC qualifications are recognised as a progression route to higher education.  Students who undertake
    Edexcel BTEC qualifications are also able to obtain credits, exemptions and membership to more than 100
    professional bodies and over 200 Universities worldwide. Some of these universities will allow you to study for final
    year of the degree from Jamaica and ALL will accept you as a resident student on-campus if you wish to study

    Over the past number of years the number of students deciding to progress to universities in the USA
    and Canada has increased. The BTEC HND are widely recognised and understood in the USA and
    many institutions will grant advanced entry onto a same-subject degree course.

    USA and Canada Universities
    University at Buffalo, The State University of New York          www.buffalo.edu/intadmit
    University of Denver                                                               www.du.edu/
    West Texas A&M University                                                    www.tamu.edu/international
    University of Tampa                                                                www.ut.edu
    St Catherine University                                                           www.Stkate.edu
    East Carolina University                                                          www.ecu.edu
    Hawaii Pacific University                                                          www.hpu.edu/hobsons
    Iowa State University                                                               www.iastate.edu
    Johnson & Wales University *                                                  www.jwu.edu
    Plattsburgh State University of New York, (SUNY)                   www.plattsburgh.edu/international
    San Francisco State University                                                   www.sfsu.edu
    Southern Illinois University, Carbondale                                     www.siu.edu
    Witchita State University                                                              www.wichita.edu/international
    The University of Tulsa                                                              www.utulsa.edu

    Dalhousie University (NS)
    Mount Saint Vincent University (NS)                                                   
    Laurentian University (Ont)

    UK Universities
    The following UK universities have confirmed that they will give final year entry (Year 3) to BTEC HND L5
    students who have studied Business, Computing or Engineering subjects:

    Anglia Ruskin University
    Bournemouth University
    Bath Spa University
    Bradford University
    Brunel University West London
    Buckinghamshire Chilterns University College
    Cambridge Education Group (Stafford House College)
    Canterbury Christ Church University
    Coventry University
    De Montfort University
    Griffith College Dublin
    Guildhall College
    Harper Adams University College
    Hult International Business School  
    Kingston University
    Liverpool John Moores University
    London Metropolitan University
    London South Bank University
    Manchester Metropolitan University
    Nescot College International
    Northumbria University
    Nottingham University
    Oxford Brookes Univer
    Queens University Belfast
    St Patrick’s College
    St Patrick’s International College
    Staffordshire University
    Southampton Solent University
    Swansea Metropolitan University
    Thames Valley University – London
    York St John University
    University of Brighton
    University of Derby
    University of East Anglia
    University of Essex
    University of Gloucestershire
    University of Hertfordshire
    University of Teesside
    University of Kent
    University of Central Lancashire
    University of Huddersfield
    University of Wales, Newport
    University of Wales Institute
    University of Surrey
    University of Ulster
    University of the West of England, Bristol
    University of Wolverhampton
    University of East London
    University of Glamorgan
    University of Northampton
    University of Plymouth
    University of Salford
    University of Sunderland
    University of the West of England
    University of Wales Institute, Cardiff
    University of Westminster
    University of Bedfordshire
    The University of Bolton
    The University of Greenwich
    The University of Liverpool
    The University of Portsmouth
    The University of Reading
    The Surrey Institute of Art and Design University College
    The University of Southampton
    The University of Sussex
    The University of Lincoln

    Australian and New Zealand Universities
    Edexcel has received confirmation from the following universities in Australia and New Zealand that they
    recognise Edexcel BTEC Higher National Diplomas gained outside the UK and will welcome
    applications from students with such qualifications:

    Curtin University, Sydney
    Curtin University of Technology, Sydney
    Edith Cowan University
    Murdoch University
    University of New England (NSW)
    Queensland University of Technology
    University of South Australia
    University of Technology Sydney
    University of Western Australia
    University of Canterbury
    University of Otago