Education partnership between Mont Rose College and Bucks New University provides new pathway to degrees.
Students at a leading East London college will be able to study for degrees at its campus after it announced a partnership with Buckinghamshire New University.
The students at Mont Rose College on Cranbrook Road, Ilford, will be able to top-up their Higher National Diploma (HND) and Higher National Certificate (HNC) qualifications with BA (Hons) Business Management and BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance degrees from Bucks New University.
Alternatively, students can undertake their full three-year degree course in the subjects at Mont Rose, with Bucks New University awarding the qualification study business higher education.
The new courses will begin in September 2015, benefitting current Mont Rose students, most of whom will progress to do final year top-ups.
Study business higher education for bright future
Bilal Sheikh, Principal of Mont Rose College, said: “We are thrilled to announce this partnership, which will provide important education opportunities to students.
“We need to find high-quality, alternative pathways to degrees, and private Further Education colleges have a pivotal role to play in this process.”
Dr Alison Chambers, Pro Vice Chancellor for the Faculty of Society & Health, said: “Bucks New University is delighted to welcome Mont Rose College as an educational partner.
“We look forward to developing our collaboration to support the educational aspirations of students through the provision of high-quality progression routes into higher education.”