Access to Higher Education

Access to Higher Education Diplomas are a well established set of qualifications designed for those who do not have the UCAS points to enter a university level course but who do have life experience and a willingness to learn.

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Where will your story take you?

From learning new skills, to building the knowledge you need to get set for your future. Wherever your story takes you next, at Hugh Baird College, we can help get you there.


Alison Griffin's story

"I returned to College so that I could pursue a career in an area that I have a passion for. I chose Hugh Baird College because of its great reputation, good variety of courses and brilliant location."

Alison was working full time before enrolling at Hugh Baird College on the Access to Higher Education in Social Care course. She is now studying a degree in Health, Wellbeing and Nutrition at Liverpool Hope University.

Where are they now?

Michaela Parry

Studying a degree in Psychology at Liverpool John Moores University.

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Jade Jenkins

Studying for a degree in Mental Health Nursing at Liverpool John Moores University.

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Michelle Kenny

Studying a healthcare degree at University.

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Emma Burge

Studying a degree in Nursing at university.

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