Applicants must be a UK resident and must be 16 years of age by May of the year of applying, there is no upper age limit.
In order to apply, you must have obtained the following grades or equivalent, depending on whether you have studied in England, Wales, Northern Ireland or Scotland.
Four National 5 Grades A-C or equivalent
Physics, Chemistry or Engineering Science
We will also consider your application if you do not have Physics, Chemistry or Engineering Science but do have:
Mathematics Higher at Grade C or above
English at National 5 Grade C or above
Two other subjects at National 5 Grade C or above
England, Wales and Northern Ireland
Four GCSE (or equivalent) Grade 6 or above:
Double Science or one from Physics, Chemistry or an appropriate Technological subject
One other subject
We will also consider your application if you do not have Double Science, Physics, Chemistry or Technological Subject requirements but do have the following:
Mathematics at GCSE Grade 7 or above
English Language at GCSE Grade 6 or above
Two other GCSE subjects at Grade 6 or above