Still confused about what an NVQ Level 3 is equal to? Or what’s similar to a Foundation Degree? Don’t worry, our comparison chart explains how each qualification type matches up. You can use it to plan your route through education and towards employment.
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Did you Know..?
- If you complete a Level 2 Diploma this is equal to five GCSEs grade A-C.
- If you haven't already got a GCSE in maths and English then you have another chance - there will be space in your timetable to work towards these qualifications.
- Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English are equal to a C Grade or above at GCSE.
- If you complete a Level 3 BTEC Extended Diploma with three Distinctions this is worth 144 UCAS points.