Higher National Diploma (HND)

Although Pearson do not specify formal entry requirements, as a centre it is your responsibility to ensure that the students you recruit have a reasonable expectation of success on the programme. For students who have recently been in education, the entry profile is likely to include one of the following:
  • A BTEC Level 3 qualification in Computing
  • A GCE Advanced Level profile that demonstrates strong performance in a relevant subject or adequate performance in more than one GCE subject.
    This profile is likely to be supported by GCSE grades at A* to C (or equivalent)
  • Other related Level 3 qualifications
  • An Access to Higher Education Certificate awarded by an approved further education institution
  • Related work experience
  • An international equivalent of the above.

B.Sc (Hons) Computing

To enter this Program at the start of year 3
  • A BTEC Higher National Diploma in Computing with a Networking or Software development specialism studied at Info Myanmar College
  • Or a BTEC Higher National Diploma in Computing with a Networking or Software development specialism from a Pearson Edexcel accredited institution or an equivalent qualification subject to the discretion of the programme leader.
  • Other related Level 3 qualifications
  • And English language skills with IELTS 4 skills overall score (6.0) or TOEFL 4 Skills overall score 80 or Pearson’ Test of Academic English_Versant Test overall score 56 or Cambridge English Proficiency (CPE)/ Cambridge English First (FCE)/ Cambridge English Advance(CAE) overall score 169


Students will be eligible to apply if they have gained one of the following qualifications:
  • Bachelor (Honours) (4 years) professional or non-professional with 70% or above OR 60% or above with two years relevant work experience
  • Bachelor in professional subjects (5+ years) at 60% above
  • Post graduate diploma (+ any bachelor degree) at 60% above 
  • If your first language is not English, we may ask you to provide evidence of your English language abilities when you apply to study at Edinburgh Napier University


When you apply to study with us, we may ask you to undertake an approved language test to demonstrate your level of competency in English.


You  may not requre an English Language test if: 

  • You have completed your high schoool qualifications in English, or;
  • Your bachelors degree was taught and examined in English.