HEIs - Enhance your International Student Offer

We are pleased to announce our brand new qualification for International Students is coming soon!

This new qualification, Introduction to the Advanced British International Diploma (ABID), is designed as a route into Higher Education for international learners who do not have the qualifications required to enter Higher Education in the UK.


About ABID

This brand new qualification will:

  • be on the NARIC register as a recognised level 3 qualification
  • offer learners access to a broad range of content that spans a wide range of academic subjects and career routes
  • encourage learners to develop a range of transferable academic and personal skills

The ABID has been created in direct response to a gap in the international education market for post-18, or non-traditional, routes into UK HEIs.

The qualification itself has been designed by DistanceLearningCentre.com and is certified by Ascentis who are working in collaboration to bring this new diploma qualification to the International student market.

The pathways we will be offering include:

  • Advanced British International Diploma in Business and English
  • Advanced British International Diploma in The Built Environment
  • Advanced British International Diploma in Business and Finance
  • Advanced British International Diploma in English Language, Literature and Social Science
  • Advanced British International Diploma in Natural and Biological Sciences
  • Advanced British International Diploma in Nursing, Midwifery and Medical Professions
  • Advanced British International Diploma in Psychology and Criminology


To learn more about this brand new qualification and how it can enhance your international student offering please email abid@ascentis.co.uk.

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