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Second or Final Year
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Solent University, UK

Complete L4 and L5 Diploma with ABP and pursue the
final year at Solent.

Solent University recognises that students who successfully complete the Edupro L4 and/or L5 Diploma are eligible to apply for admission to an appropriate undergraduate programme at Solent University in the UK. The progression pathways for our students to secure admission and subsequently obtain a Bachelor's Degree from Solent University are outlined below:

Course Solent academic Entry Qualifications Solent English Language Entry Qualifications Solent University Programme


EP Level 4 in Business Management Direct entry to Year 2/ Level 5 subject to successful completion of L4 Diploma in Business Management with no failed modules IELTS 6.0 (with min. 5.5 in each component or Solent approved English Language qualification. BSC (Hons) Business Management or BSc (Hons) Business Management with Finance
EP Level 5 in Business Management Direct entry to Year 3/ Level 6 subject to successful completion of L5 Diploma in Business Management with no failed modules IELTS 6.0 (with min. 5.5 in each component or Solent approved English Language qualification. BSc (Hons) Business Management

Why Solent University, Southampton?

Solent Business School, winner of the Outstanding Higher Education Training Provider of the Year at the CMI Awards 2022, holds the Small Business Charter. Solent is one of only 62 business schools to have this acknowledgement of excellence in working with small and medium-sized enterprise (SMEs).


TEF 2023

Winner of the TEF Gold 2023 Award



in UK for graduate start-ups (HESA 2022)


Top 20%

in UK for Assessment and feedback (NSS 223)



in UK for sustained employability (LEO 2022)



in UK for Assessment and Feedback (BM* NSS 2023)


Top 15

in UK for Academic Support (BM* NSS 2023)


Top 15

in UK for Learning 0pportunities (BM* NSS 2023)


Top 15

in UK for Teaching (BM* NSS 2023)

* business and management studies


Facilities at Solent

Solent University’s vibrant campus brings state-of-the-art facilities to enhance your learning and elevate your student experience. Our award-winning teaching building, The Spark is centred around students and offers a stimulating study environment with flexible learning spaces.

In this building, the Department of Business and Law is proud to have recently launched the Lisa Wilson Business and Law Suite. The suite provides a breakout space for students in the Spark, with comfortable new furniture and a refreshment point, and is named in memory of Lisa, who graduated from Solent University in 2001 with a Second-Class Honours (First Division) in Business Management.

Access our new Bloomberg suite, which delivers real-time business and market news, data and analysis to the world’s leading industries and companies to support critical financial and strategic decision-making. Bloomberg terminals also facilitate networking opportunities and partnerships with professionals from various industries, fostering collaborations and guest speaker invitations.

Try out our state-of-the art gym and our sports hall in our £28 million Sports Complex or watch a blockbuster film at our student-run cinema with Dolby Atmos audio.

Living in

Solent University is located in the heart of Southampton city centre and within walking distance of Southampton Central train station.

The city is well connected with the rest of the UK, whether you plan to get here by car, train, plane, or ferry.

The University has four student residences, all located in Southampton city centre, within 20 minutes walking distance of the main campus, with rooms to suit all budgets and requirements.

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