**Required grades:**

45 Level 3 credits: 33 must be from units awarded at Distinction, with the remaining Level 3 credits at Merit

#### Required subjects

At least one of Mathematics, Computer Science, ICT, Computing, Electronics, Physics, Statistics or Software Systems Development
#### Further information and other requirements

Visit our admissions webpages to view our English language entry requirements.

**A /AS-levels in General Studies, Critical Thinking, or Global Perspectives – College policy: **Please note that these subjects are not accepted by King's as part of our A-level or AS-level requirements. However, we may take account of your grade if you have just fallen short of the conditions of our offer and we are considering whether or not to accept you onto the course.

**A-level: **AAB. Required subjects: at least one of Mathematics, Computer Science, ICT, Computing, Electronics, Physics, Statistics or Software Systems Development. GCSE Maths grade B (or equivalent).

NOTE: If you are taking linear A levels in England, you will be required to pass the practical endorsement in all science subjects.

**Access to HE Diploma**: Access to Science/ Maths Diploma (or similar) with 45 Level 3 credits: 33 must be from units awarded at Distinction, with the remaining Level 3 credits at Merit. Level 3 study to focus on at least one of Mathematics, Computer Science, ICT, Computing, Electronics, Physics, Statistics or Software Systems Development. Additionally, GCSE (or equivalent Level 2 study) grade B in Mathematics.

**Cambridge Pre-U**: Three Pre-U Principal subjects at D3 D3 M2 including M2 in at least one of Mathematics or Physics. Additionally, GCSE (or equivalent) grade B in Mathematics.

Combinations of Pre-U principal subjects and other qualifications (such as A-levels) considered.

**BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma (QCF from 2010)**: BTEC Extended Diploma in Information Technology at grades DDD with 12 Distinctions, including Distinctions in the core modules Information Systems and Computer Systems plus Distinctions in an additional two from: Database Design; Systems Analysis & Design; Mathematics for IT Practitioners; Software Design & Development or Event Driven Programming, AND one A-level at grade B from: Mathematics, Computer Science, ICT, Computing, Electronics, Physics, Statistics or Software Systems Development. Additionally, GCSE (or equivalent) grade B in Mathematics.

**BTEC Level 3 Diploma (QCF from 2010)**: DD with eight Distinctions, including Distinctions in the core modules Information Systems and Computer Systems plus Distinctions in an additional two from: Database Design; Systems Analysis & Design; Mathematics for IT Practitioners and one A-level at grade B from: Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science, Computing, ICT, Electronics, Statistics or Software Systems Development, OR DM with six Distinctions, including Distinctions in the core modules Information Systems and Computer Systems plus Distinctions in an additional two from: Database Design; Systems Analysis & Design; Mathematics for IT Practitioners and one A-level at grade B from: Mathematics, Computer Science, ICT, Computing, Electronics, Physics, Statistics or Software Systems Development. Additionally, GCSE (or equivalent) grade B in Mathematics.

**BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma (QCF from 2010)**: D with four modules at Distinction and two A-levels at grades AB or M and two A-levels at grades AA, including at least one A-level from: Mathematics, Computer Science, ICT, Computing, Electronics, Physics, Statistics or Software Systems Development. Additionally, GCSE (or equivalent) grade B in Mathematics.

**Scottish Highers & Advanced Highers**: AAB at Higher in one sitting and AB at Advanced Higher, including Advanced Higher in one of Mathematics, Physics or Computing (we do not count the Higher and Advanced Higher in the same subject). Additionally, National 5 grade B or Standard Grade Credit level/Intermediate 2 required in Mathematics.

**International Baccalaureate**: Pass the IB Diploma with a total of at least 35 points, with three Higher Level subjects at 665 HL 5 in at least one of Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science or ITGS. Additionally, GCSE (or equivalent) grade B in Mathematics. Note the total point score of 35 includes TOK/EE.

#### Selection procedure

**Application deadline: **January 15^{ }2017.