University of Lincoln distance learning
distance learning entry requirements

Entry Requirements

Work Based Distance Learning

Each programme is designed to meet the needs of students in any business who want to upgrade their operations skills and progress their qualifications to degree level.

  • To qualify for direct entry to the top-up degree we normally look for a recent level 5 qualification (up to 5 years old) and on-going employment in a relevant field to the course subject area.
  • We may also accept candidates with a level 4 qualification or extensive work experience under certain conditions.

If you are unsure of your suitability for the degree, please contact our Admissions team.

Entry with Advanced Standing, APL:

Students will be accepted onto the course with advanced standing through credit awarded for prior certificated learning (APL). Credit for certificated learning will be awarded according to agreed tariffs for qualifications such as HND, Diploma of Higher Education, NEBS etc.

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For more information on the programmes contact one of our Student Enrolment Advisors.

University of Lincoln WBDL student

Find out what our students have to say about the Work Based Learning programmes at the University of Lincoln.