HNDs in their own right are excellent Qualifications to have. However, depending on your career aspirations, you may want to top up this qualification to a degree. There are many UK Universities that accept BTEC HND qualifications for progression onto the second or final year of their degree Programmes. Top-ups’ give students who have completed a BTEC Higher National Diploma (HND) the opportunity to achieve a Bachelor or undergraduate degree. The 2+1 route is the most common route for HND students to take. It requires students to complete two years of an HND qualification plus the final year of an undergraduate degree.
This Undergraduate course qualifies for funding from the Student Finance England You would normally apply for this funding at the time of your application and this will cover the cost of your tuition fees and in addition to this you may also be eligible for maintenance loan and other grants. For more information visit Financial Support