Applying for a Full-Time course

Our Application Process

***We are no longer accepting applications for full-time courses to start in September 2021.***

If you wish to speak about a potential late enrolment onto a full-time programme in September 2021 please contact admissions@colchester.ac.uk.

Applications for full-time courses starting in September 2022 will be open from October 1st 2021.

If you are looking to start, or are a parent/guardian of a learner looking to start in September 2022, then bookings for our October Open Events are now open.

October Open Events

Our aim is to make it as easy as possible to secure your place on your ideal programme.

Before submitting your online application, make sure you have got an email address which you will check frequently and which is professional and appropriate for this purpose. Submit the application as early as possible and remember to save a copy for your own records.

Applying for a Full-Time course

In order to apply for a full-time course you will need to follow the below steps:

  1. First select the course you wish to apply for using the course finder button located after step 3.
  2. Once you are on the page of your chosen course and you are certain that you would like to apply for this course, click the ‘Apply Online’ button for the campus that you would like to study at.
  3. You will be taken to our online application login page and you will need to set up an account. Click ‘create an account’ to begin the application process.

We have also prepared a step-by-step video guide – please view this video which will guide you through the application process.

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Open Events

We are no longer accepting applications for full time courses to start in September 2021.

The Application window for full-time courses starting in September 2022 will be open from October 1st 2021.

Applicants will receive an acknowledgement within one week of the application being received by our Admissions team, if you do not receive this you should contact the team on 01206 712777 to check that your application has been received.