Entry Requirements – Level 5 Higher Education

Course Requirements - Level 5 Higher Education

Our Level 5 Higher Education programs are designed for learners who are typically aged 18 and above. If you’re considering these programs, here are the general entry criteria:

Main Requirements

Educational Background: Learners who have recently been in education or training should consider the following when determining their eligibility:

  • Prior Study: If you have prior study experience in business, management, or related subjects at level 4 or above, it demonstrates your readiness for our Level 5 programs. Your prior educational background showcases your foundation in relevant subjects.

  • Level 4 Qualifications: Possession of a level 4 qualification, such as an ATHE Level 4 Extended Diploma in Business and Management or an ATHE Level 4 Diploma in Business and Administrative Management, is a direct pathway to admission. These qualifications reflect your commitment to higher education.

  • Equivalent International Qualifications: Trent Education Centre embraces learners from around the world and recognizes equivalent international qualifications, ensuring accessibility for all. We appreciate the global diversity of our student body and value the qualifications earned worldwide.

English Proficiency:

We understand that English proficiency is crucial for your academic success. Therefore, all applicants should have an appropriate standard of English, enabling them to access relevant learning resources and complete unit assignments with confidence. We offer support and resources to enhance your English language skills if needed, ensuring that language barriers don’t hinder your progress.

We believe in creating an inclusive and diverse learning environment where students can pursue their higher education aspirations. If you meet these course requirements, you’re prepared to embark on your Level 5 Higher Education journey at Trent Education Centre.

Do you have more questions?

Contact us

Trent Education Centre,
2.3 Clarendon Park,


How to Apply

Tell us a little about yourself and we’ll help with the rest. Our convenient online application tool only takes 10 minutes to complete.

After you submit your application, an admissions representative will contact you and will help you to complete the process.

We will let you know if your application is successful.  If it is, you can enrol into the course and start studying.


Are you ready to take the next step toward your future career?