Edexcel, a Pearson company, is a UK awarding body offering academic and vocational qualifications and testing to schools, colleges, employers and other places of learning in the UK and internationally.
Edexcel was formed in 1996 by the merger of the Business and Technology Education Council (BTEC), the country’s leading provider of vocational qualifications, and the University of London Examination and Assessment Council (ULEAC), one of the major exam boards for GCSE and GCE (A level).
Its academic qualifications include GCSE, GCE (A level) and International GCSE (Edexcel Certificate for UK state schools). And its vocational qualifications include NVQ and BTEC from Entry Level to Higher National Diplomas.
Edexcel BTEC Level 5 HND Diploma in Hospitality Management is offered as a 20-month programme that is designed to equip students with the knowledge, understanding and skills required for progression to an undergraduate degree. Such qualification may be accepted by overseas universities with advanced credit standing when applying for degree courses. The acceptance is dependent on universities and is on case-by-case basis.
Upon successful completion of the course, students will be awarded the Edexcel BTEC Level 5 HND Diploma in Hospitality Industry Management by Edexcel, UK. Students will have an advanced standing into the final (third) year programme of the University of Gloucestershire, subject to the entry requirements of the English proficiency. Upon successful completion of the final (third) year, students are eligible to obtain the Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Hospitality Industry Management awarded by University of Gloucestershire, UK.
DIMENSIONS International College is an Approved Centre of Edexcel, UK for the above programs.
For updated and accurate information of Edexcel, please visit their website at www.edexcel.com