How to Apply


1. Choose your course:  take a look at what we have on offer and pick the one that’ll help you get the qualifications and career you want.

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2. Check the entry requirements:  have a look at what’s needed for the course you want to apply for and make sure you have what’s required.


3. Complete your application:  click the ‘Apply Now’ button at the foot of the course page and complete the online application form.

4. Keep an eye out for an offer:  and make sure you accept it when it comes in!

5. Complete your funding forms:  all your funding needs to be in place before you start your course.

Check here for more details:  Student Funding (

6. If in doubt…ask There are a lot of options so take your time to decide. If you need a bit of help or advice, feel free to give us a call for a chat on 0344 248 0115. You can also make an appointment with our Guidance team by emailing us at

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What Happens after I Apply?

There are four possible outcomes from your interview:

(For courses where an interview is not required, you may be asked for additional information e.g. a portfolio, before a decision is made.)

1. Unconditional offer: you have met all the entry requirements and your place is guaranteed.

2. Conditional offer: your place is secured pending meeting the entry requirements.


3. You may be added to a waiting list: you have met all entry requirements; however, the course is full.

If any spaces become available, you will be contacted nearer the course start date.

4. Unsuccessful: speak to our Guidance Team. They may be able to help you find another suitable course.