Level UK National
Qualification Framework
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Business Administration

Business and Management programs of Level UK focus on management practices in multinational and global business environments.

Education and training

Specialized education and training programs help train teachers and educators to have the practical expertise and be able to teach at international schools.

Finance and Accounting

The program applies the British accounting system with the aim of training not only professional financial accountants but also the ability to manage risks.

Information Technology

The program updates with practical knowledge of information technology with equipment invested by leading IT enterprises.

Logistics & Supply Chain

The program provides in-depth knowledge of logistics, multimedia transportation, warehouse management, SCM, and technology application in logistics operations and supply chain management.

Hospitality & Tourism

The program cooperates with the Confederation of Tourism and Hospitality (CTH) with the best recognized and practiced system of programs today.

Training & Accessment the Level UK QualificationFrom Level 3 (Entry Level) to Level 8 (Doctoral Level)


Level UK is the accredited training provider of Regulated Qualification Framework (RQF) Awarding Bodies. RQF is one of the official National qualification frameworks in the United Kingdom.

RQF based on the Level systems: entry 1 to 3 and levels 1 to 8. The RQF maps to the UK Framework for Higher Education Qualifications, as well as to the European Qualifications Framework.

Thanks to the National Qualification Framework and the RQF qualification could cross the bounderies, our qualifications could be recognized all over the world.

Level UK is the member of the London Academy of Sciences (LAS) and its programs is cooperated with the Swiss Institute of Management & Innovation (SIMI).

London Academy of Sciences is a UK registered institution with the UK Register of Learning Providers number 10087255 and with the UK government’s ESFA – the Education and Skills Funding Agency. LAS is member of European Education Holdings (EEH).



The “Level UK”, officially called RQF (Regulated Qualification Framework), is one of the UK’s national and official training systems. The RQF is compatible with the Frameworks for Higher Education Qualifications of UK Degree-Awarding Bodies (FHEQ), the European Competency Framework (EQF), the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF), the ASEAN Qualifications Reference Framework (AQRF), and the National Qualifications Framework (NQF).

Level 8 qualifications are:

  • doctorate, for example doctor of philosophy (PhD or DPhil)
  • level 8 award
  • level 8 certificate
  • level 8 diploma

Level 7 qualifications are:

  • integrated master’s degree, for example master of engineering (MEng)
  • level 7 award
  • level 7 certificate
  • level 7 diploma
  • level 7 NVQ
  • master’s degree, for example master of arts (MA), master of science (MSc)
  • postgraduate certificate
  • postgraduate certificate in education (PGCE)
  • postgraduate diploma

Level 6 qualifications are:

  • degree apprenticeship
  • degree with honours – for example bachelor of the arts (BA) hons, bachelor of science (BSc) hons
  • graduate certificate
  • graduate diploma
  • level 6 award
  • level 6 certificate
  • level 6 diploma
  • level 6 NVQ
  • ordinary degree without honours

Level 5 qualifications are:

  • diploma of higher education (DipHE)
  • foundation degree
  • higher national diploma (HND)
  • level 5 award
  • level 5 certificate
  • level 5 diploma
  • level 5 NVQ

Level 4 qualifications are:

  • certificate of higher education (CertHE)
  • higher apprenticeship
  • higher national certificate (HNC)
  • level 4 award
  • level 4 certificate
  • level 4 diploma
  • level 4 NVQ

Level 3 qualifications are:

  • A level
  • access to higher education diploma
  • advanced apprenticeship
  • applied general
  • AS level
  • international Baccalaureate diploma
  • level 3 award
  • level 3 certificate
  • level 3 diploma
  • level 3 ESOL
  • level 3 national certificate
  • level 3 national diploma
  • level 3 NVQ
  • music grades 6, 7 and 8
  • tech level

Level 2 qualifications are:

  • CSE – grade 1
  • GCSE – grades 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4 or grades A*, A, B, C
  • intermediate apprenticeship
  • level 2 award
  • level 2 certificate
  • level 2 diploma
  • level 2 ESOL
  • level 2 essential skills
  • level 2 functional skills
  • level 2 national certificate
  • level 2 national diploma
  • level 2 NVQ
  • music grades 4 and 5
  • O level – grade A, B or C

Level 1 qualifications are:

  • first certificate
  • GCSE – grades 3, 2, 1 or grades D, E, F, G
  • level 1 award
  • level 1 certificate
  • level 1 diploma
  • level 1 ESOL
  • level 1 essential skills
  • level 1 functional skills
  • level 1 national vocational qualification (NVQ)
  • music grades 1, 2 and 3

Each entry level qualification is available at three sub-levels – 1, 2 and 3. Entry level 3 is the most difficult.

Entry level qualifications are:

  • entry level award
  • entry level certificate (ELC)
  • entry level diploma
  • entry level English for speakers of other languages (ESOL)
  • entry level essential skills
  • entry level functional skills
  • Skills for Life



Level UK is the accredited training provider of Regulated Qualification Framework (RQF) Awarding Bodies. RQF is one of the official National qualification frameworks in the United Kingdom.