In general, diploma holders may apply for credit exemptions which will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis upon admission to the University. Degree programmes offered by the following universities admit students with relevant diplomas and grant direct-entry:
- Newcastle University
- The Glasgow School of Art*
- Trinity College Dublin
- University of Glasgow
- Wheelock College
Further exemptions will vary across the programmes. Applicants presenting a Diploma with Merit/Diploma with Distinction will not have further exemptions granted.
*accepts only relevant diploma-holders to their programmes