Introducing SQA Advanced Qualifications

SQA Advanced Qualifications are globally recognised higher education qualifications at Certificate and Diploma level. Our Advanced Certificates and Diplomas are education pathways at Level 4 and 5 enabling students to develop the skills, knowledge and confidence to progress onto further study or directly into employment. Our centres can choose from over 45 qualifications in 15 sectors to meet local skills requirements or compliment their existing provision. SQA Advanced Qualifications are developed in partnership with industry to our robust standards and some offer professional recognition helping learners excel in their chosen field. 

Three reasons to deliver SQA Advanced Qualifications

1 Recognised global qualifications underpinned with rigorous quality assurance.

2 Clear progression routes for students to employment or further study.

3 Connect with SQA's 50+ Progression Partners around the world as your students take advantage of SQA’s Diploma to Degree programme.


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Diploma to Degree

SQA's Diploma to Degree programme is a proven route for students to progress onto the second or third year of an undergraduate Degree, following successful completion of an SQA Advanced Diploma. We have over 50 University partners around the world who recognise the SQA Advanced Diploma for advanced entry and provide students with a quality learning experience.

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About SQA

We’re an Ofqual and Qualifications Wales recognised provider and a global leader in education and training, offering qualifications and related services to employers, training providers, colleges and many more customers. With over 100 years’ experience we help organisations to realise their potential and achieve their ambitions.

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