How to apply
We are really pleased you are thinking of
Courses starting in September 2014
If you want to join us in September 2014 you do not need
to complete an application at this late stage. Simply come in to
one of our Colleges to
discuss your options and we'll enrol you.
Courses starting after September 2014
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Below are step by step guides to what happens when you
apply for one of our courses.
Applying for full-time courses (Further Education)
Step 1 - Apply
Find the course using our course finder and click on the 'Apply now'
button. Or, you can download an application form,
complete it and return to the address on the form.
You can apply to more than one course to keep your
Step 2 - Interview
After applying, you will be invited to come to an informal
interview. You will be assessed on your suitability and be able to
ask any questions that you have.
After your interview, we'll let you know whether you have been
successful in gaining a place.
Step 3 - Enrolment
Before the start of your course, we'll tell you how to enrol.
Once you have enrolled, you are fully registered and
ready to start college.
If you are offered a place based on your predicted grades, and
these are not what you expected, please contact us on 0300 456
0049. It may be possible for you to join your chosen course, or
there may be another course more suitable for you.
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Applying for Higher Education courses
(Full and part-time)
Visit our HE section for information about applying for
a higher education course.
Applying for Part-time and short courses
Step 1 - Enquire
Find the course
using our course
finder and click on
the 'Enquire now' button.
This will register your interest – it does not secure you a place
on the course.
Step 2 - Is it the right course for you?
The departmental staff will be in touch to confirm
availability of places, and answer questions about the course
content, ability level and help you decide whether it is right for
Step 3 - Enrol and pay fees
Part-time courses enrol throughout the year. Before starting the
course, you need to pay any fees and complete an enrolment
form. Once this is complete your place is
More about fees, concessions and employer
More information about enrolling on part-time
Our Student Services team provide impartial
advice and guidance to support individuals in their choice of
career, learning, work and life goals.
If you are unsure about which course to study or need advice on
how to apply call on 0300 45 600 49 or email: email@example.com