Universities and other partner organisations

Higher Education Institutes play a vital role in ensuring the continued fitness for purpose of the Access to HE Diploma as an entry qualification for HE.

As an Authorised Validating Agency (AVA), certifying Access to HE Diploma courses, Gateway Qualifications leads a regionally-based consortium which includes members from FE and HE institutions.

We hold events around the region to promote debate between HEIs and FE Colleges and to share best practice.


Advice and guidance for Admissions staff on making offers to Access to HE students.


Partner HEIs are welcome to suggest modifications to units or diplomas.

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