Lahore Garrison University


Level 3
Entry points UK Level 3 qualifications such as
F.A/F.Sc/A Levels/I CS/I.COM/DAE
Level 4
Level 4 Higher National Certificate (120 Credits)
(Oct 2021 - June 2022)

Level 5
Level 5 Higher National
Diploma (120 Credits)
(Oct 2022 - June 2023)

Final Level

Last year of UK Bachelors / Full time employment globally / Professional qualifications

Academic Progression

Higher National Diploma students can join universities in Pakistan and around the world to ‘top up’ and convert their credits into a full degree in the relevant subject area. The latest list of international universities offering progression routes to complete Bachelor’s degrees after Higher Nationals can be accessed at Some of the well- known international universities offering progression for HND students include,


  • Helsinki School of Business


  • Griffith University
  • Western Sydney University


  • Royal Roads University

United Kingdom

  • Coventry University
  • Birmingham City University
  • Middlesex University
  • London Metropolitan University
  • University of Lincoln
  • The Open University
  • University of Derby
  • Bucks New University
  • University of the West of England

New Zealand

  • Massey University

United States of America

  • Northwood University

Lahore Garrison University


Pearson BTEC Higher National Diploma is regulated by the following UK bodies:

  • Ofqual (England, UK)
  • SQA Accreditation (Scotland, UK)
  • CCEA Accreditation (Northern Ireland, UK)
  • Qualifications Wales (Wales, UK)

In addition to global recognition, the Pearson Higher National Diploma is fully recognized as equivalent to the first two years of Bachelors by Higher Education Commission Pakistan since 28th November, 2004. Students also have the option to join the third year at Lahore Garrison University if they do not wish to enroll in an international higher education institution.

Contact the Admissions Office today!