OTHM Quality, Standards and Recognition

  1. OTHM qualifications are approved and regulated by UK Ofqual (Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulation in the United Kingdom). Therefore, you can be certain and very confident about the quality of the qualification.

  2. All OTHM approved delivery centres have to go through a rigorous centre application process which ensures they offer high standards of teaching and learning resources.

  3. OTHM Board members and Management team comprises of academics from UK HEIs and industry experts to assure the highest possible standards of up-to-date qualification contents and assessment.

  4. OTHM is regulated by Ofqual (Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulation), UK universities recognise OTHM qualifications and allow OTHM graduates to join relevant Bachelors Degree final year/Masters/MBA top-up programmes.

  5. OTHM holds progression agreement with a number UK universities. That means learners can also join relevant programmes offered at Study Centres/Partner Colleges/Overseas Campuses of UK universities.

  6. Completion of our qualification will meet the university’s standard academic entry requirements. However, each applicant will be subject to individual assessment and other entry requirements which may affect university entry.

  7. OTHM is a not-for-profit organisation and so it endeavours to ensure that its fees are always as affordable as possible without compromising the quality and standards of its qualifications. It is usually much quicker and cheaper to take an OTHM qualification and then go to university for the final stage of a Bachelors Degree / Masters / MBA top-up programmes, rather than taking a whole programme at the university.