Events

Our open event schedule for 2021-22 has now finished however, if you are looking to start with us in September 2022 then please see the options below:

Full-time Courses and Apprenticeships

Full-time course and joint apprenticeship applications closed at midnight Sunday 3rd July 2022, however in August, Advice Sessions will be available for those who have applied to start but wish to change their course choice, or are looking to start a full-time further education course with us in September 2022. These will take place from GCSE Results Day on Thursday 25th August 2022, at both our Colchester and Braintree campuses.

Advice Day dates and time slots will be published on this page closer to the time and online bookings will open at 08:30am on Thursday 25th August. You can register your interest in attending an advice session using the menu below. We will then email you once dates have been confirmed and bookings are open with sessions available to book.

If you are looking to start, or are a parent/guardian of a learner looking to start, in September 2023 or 2024, then bookings for our October Open Events are now open and you can book your place using the menu below.

For Apprenticeship availability and options please see individual apprenticeship course pages. Apprenticeship Finder

Part-time Courses

Options are also still available for those considering part-time courses and application information is available on the individual course pages on the website.

Degree Level Study at University Centre Colchester

For Degree level study in 2022, you can apply through the Clearing stage of the UCAS application cycle for full-time courses or part-time applications can be made directly to University Centre Colchester at Colchester Institute via the individual course page.

Please use the menu below to get started.

Joining us in 2022 - Advice Days and Enrolment Information
Joining us in 2023 or 2024 - Book onto our October and November Open Events
I haven't applied yet - Options for this September
Upcoming events

Autumn Events

Aug
30
Tue
2022
University Centre Colchester – Construction and Engineering Advice Day – Colchester Campus @ University Centre Colchester at Colchester Institute
Aug 30 @ 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
University Centre Colchester - Construction and Engineering Advice Day - Colchester Campus @ University Centre Colchester at Colchester Institute | England | United Kingdom
Colchester Institute is holding information and advice sessions for those interested in studying a Construction and Engineering professional and technical higher education qualification at University Centre Colchester.

Higher National Certificates (HNCs) and Higher National Diplomas (HNDs), which are are work-related, or vocational, higher education qualifications. They are specialist technical courses that will help you gain the skills, knowledge and behaviours you need for employment within your chosen field, progress within a current career in order to gain professional status or recognition, or to prepare you for further study.

Bookings open on August 25th at 8:30am, where 20 minute advice sessions with course tutors will be available to book .

Information about funding and fees, including paying as an employer and by instalment, will also be available from the Academic Services team on the day.

You can register your interest in attending an advice session using the link below. We will then email you once dates have been confirmed and bookings are open with sessions available to book.

Oct
15
Sat
2022
Autumn Open Event – Colchester Campus @ Colchester Institute
Oct 15 @ 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Autumn Open Event - Colchester Campus @ Colchester Institute | England | United Kingdom
Our Autumn Open Events are your chance to talk to our course tutors about your options and find the right course for you.

At the event you’ll be able to:

  • see our fantastic study spaces;
  • find out about student life;
  • meet students currently studying at the college;
  • speak to subject tutors and assessors;
  • make an application there and then;
  • learn about the pathways that are available to you.

Book your place by clicking the ‘Book Now’ button and completing the form. We look forward to meeting you.

Oct
17
Mon
2022
Autumn Open Event – Braintree Campus @ Colchester Institute Braintree Campus
Oct 17 @ 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Autumn Open Event - Braintree Campus @ Colchester Institute Braintree Campus | England | United Kingdom
Our Autumn Open Events are your chance to talk to our course tutors about your options and find the right course for you.

At the event you’ll be able to:

  • see our fantastic study spaces;
  • find out about student life;
  • meet students currently studying at the college;
  • speak to subject tutors and assessors;
  • make an application there and then;
  • learn about the pathways that are available to you.

Book your place by clicking the ‘Book Now’ button and completing the form. We look forward to meeting you.

Oct
18
Tue
2022
Autumn Open Event – Colchester Campus @ Colchester Institute
Oct 18 @ 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Autumn Open Event - Colchester Campus @ Colchester Institute | England | United Kingdom
Our Autumn Open Events are your chance to talk to our course tutors about your options and find the right course for you.

At the event you’ll be able to:

  • see our fantastic study spaces;
  • find out about student life;
  • meet students currently studying at the college;
  • speak to subject tutors and assessors;
  • make an application there and then;
  • learn about the pathways that are available to you.

Book your place by clicking the ‘Book Now’ button and completing the form. We look forward to meeting you.

Oct
20
Thu
2022
Autumn Open Event – Colchester Campus @ Colchester Institute
Oct 20 @ 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Autumn Open Event - Colchester Campus @ Colchester Institute | England | United Kingdom
Our Autumn Open Events are your chance to talk to our course tutors about your options and find the right course for you.

At the event you’ll be able to:

  • see our fantastic study spaces;
  • find out about student life;
  • meet students currently studying at the college;
  • speak to subject tutors and assessors;
  • make an application there and then;
  • learn about the pathways that are available to you.

Book your place by clicking the ‘Book Now’ button and completing the form. We look forward to meeting you.

Nov
5
Sat
2022
Autumn Open Event – Braintree Campus @ Colchester Institute Braintree Campus
Nov 5 @ 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Autumn Open Event - Braintree Campus @ Colchester Institute Braintree Campus | England | United Kingdom
Our Autumn Open Events are your chance to talk to our course tutors about your options and find the right course for you.

At the event you’ll be able to:

  • see our fantastic study spaces;
  • find out about student life;
  • meet students currently studying at the college;
  • speak to subject tutors and assessors;
  • make an application there and then;
  • learn about the pathways that are available to you.

Book your place by clicking the ‘Book Now’ button and completing the form. We look forward to meeting you.

Nov
10
Thu
2022
University Centre Colchester Open Event – Thursday 10th November 2022, 6pm – 7pm @ University Centre Colchester
Nov 10 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
University Centre Colchester Open Event - Thursday 10th November 2022, 6pm - 7pm @ University Centre Colchester | England | United Kingdom

Our physical, in-person Open Event is your opportunity to explore our degree pathways, speak directly to industry professionals and find out how a degree will benefit you.

This exciting event is for anyone who wishes to study a degree at University Centre Colchester.

Please use the postcode CO3 3LL to find our Colchester campus.

Parking is free for all open events.

To book your place select Degree, HNC, HND or Postgraduate Qualification on the booking page.