The Access to HE Diploma (Business) is a Full Level 3 qualification, recognised by the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA) and *accepted by Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) as one of the routes into University for adult learners who do not have the mainstream qualifications required to enter HE. Programmes are designed to prepare learners for successful study on a wide variety of degree programmes, in this case Business Studies/management.