FAQs - NCC Education


Thinking about partnering with NCC Education? Find answers to our most frequently asked questions and queries. If you can’t find the answers that you need, then just email us at  customer.services@nccedu.com

What is NCC Education?

NCC Education is a leading UK awarding organisation in IT and Business qualifications, providing assessment, certification and teaching programmes from Entry to Master’s degree level globally since 1991.

What does NCC Education do?

Our high quality and flexible approach to providing a UK degree pathway allows students to enter or leave their education journey at their own pace and receive a certificate for their achievements at each stage. We design qualifications to give students the academic knowledge and complementary practical skills to achieve their career aspirations, whether they wish to remain in their home country or anywhere in the world.

Where are your centres located?

Currently we have centres in over 50 countries across six continents. Our qualifications and teaching programmes are available to all countries. Go to our Become a Centre pages to find out how and why you should join our network of Accredited Partner Centres.

Where are you based?

Our head office is based in Manchester, United Kingdom.

We also have three regional offices located in:

  • Cape Town, South Africa
  • Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Beijing, China

Who are you regulated by?

NCC Education is regulated in the UK by the Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation (Ofqual), the regulator of qualifications, examinations and assessments in England.

Do you have a campus?

No. NCC Education does not teach students face-to-face. We have a network of Accredited Partner Centres offering our qualifications worldwide and delivering some of our programmes and qualifications online.

Are you an agent?

No. NCC Education is an Ofqual regulated awarding organisation and provider of quality British qualifications. Our accredited partner centres are situated around the world and deliver our qualifications to their students.

Are you a university?

No. NCC Education works with university partners in the UK who offer top-up degree programmes either online or in-country for Undergraduate and Master’s level awards.