Swansea University

7. Eligibility for an Award


In order to be eligible for consideration for an undergraduate diploma of Swansea University, candidates shall have:

  • pursued an approved programme of study for the period prescribed by the University;
  • pursued a minimum of 120 credits at Level 4 and 120 credits at Level 5, except as provided by Section 3;
  • fulfilled any further condition(s) required by the College or University.


A candidate successfully completing an undergraduate Diploma of Higher Education shall be eligible for the award of Distinction where he/she has attained an overall mark of 70% or above (or the equivalent grade-point) for the award in question.