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UCC | Applications – How to Apply

The UCC Admissions team is available on (01206) 712727 to help you make an application or discuss entry or course requirements. 

Full-time undergraduate courses

Students wishing to study a full-time undergraduate course should apply online to UCAS (Universities and Colleges Admissions Service) at www.ucas.com. The UCAS code for each course is shown on the course information page.

UCAS will receive applications for entry in 2020 from 1st September 2019. You are advised to apply as soon as possible and preferably before the first UCAS deadline of 15th January 2020. University Centre Colchester will consider late applications received after the appropriate deadline and through Clearing if places remain available. All applications to UCAS are made online at www.ucas.com.

The UCAS code for University Centre Colchester is CINST C75.

UCAS Application Fee

The UCAS application fee for 2020 entry is £25 for a multiple application and £20 for a single application. To find out more please visit the UCAS website for more information.

T: UK 03714 680468   T: Outside the UK +44 330 3330 230


Part-time Applications

Applying for Part-time undergraduate courses

If you wish to study an undergraduate course part-time you should apply directly to University Centre Colchester.

Applications are made directly to University Centre Colchester using the online and paper-based application forms below.

APPLYING ONLINE – PERSONAL STATEMENT

A personal statement supports your application to study at a university or college. It’s a chance for you to articulate why you’d like to study a particular course or subject, and what skills and experience you possess that show your passion for your chosen field.

Please state your reasons for applying for this programme, any areas of experience that you feel would relate to this programme and any additional information that supports your application. (Max 500 words)

You can submit your personal statement via the online application form in one of two ways. It can be uploaded within the form as a document (PDF or Word), or you can write your statement in the text field provided.

For ease of use, we recommend that if you choose to use the text field in the online form, that you prepare your statement beforehand and then copy and paste into the text field.

Apply Online – Part-time Undergraduate Applications

The paper application form can be downloaded here and is accepted throughout the year:

Download Part-time Undergraduate Application Form

The completed form can be returned by post or in person to our academic services team at.

UCC Admissions
University Centre Colchester
Colchester Institute
Sheepen Road
Colchester
CO3 3LL

Postgraduate and Part-time CertEd and PGCE Applications

Applying for Part-time CertEd, PGCE and postgraduate courses

If you wish to study a CertEd, PGCE or postrgraduate course part-time you should apply directly to University Centre Colchester. Full-time applications for the MA Education are also made direct to University Centre Colchester.

Applications are made directly to University Centre Colchester using the online and paper-based application forms below.

APPLYING ONLINE – PERSONAL STATEMENT

A personal statement supports your application to study at a university or college. It’s a chance for you to articulate why you’d like to study a particular course or subject, and what skills and experience you possess that show your passion for your chosen field.

Please state your reasons for applying for this programme, any areas of experience that you feel would relate to this programme and any additional information that supports your application. (Max 500 words)

You can submit your personal statement via the online application form in one of two ways. It can be uploaded within the form as a document (PDF or Word), or you can write your statement in the text field provided.

For ease of use, we recommend that if you choose to use the text field in the online form, that you prepare your statement beforehand and then copy and paste into the text field.

Apply Online – Part-time Cert Ed, PGCE and Postgraduate Applications

The paper application form can be downloaded here and is accepted throughout the year:

Download Part-time Cert Ed, PGCE and Postgraduate Application Form

The completed form can be returned by post or in person to our academic services team at.

UCC Admissions
University Centre Colchester
Colchester Institute
Sheepen Road
Colchester
CO3 3LL

Transfer Arrangments

UCC Transfer Arrangements

Deferred entry

University Centre Colchester accepts applications for students looking to defer entry until September 2021 for most courses. Any student applying for deferred entry will be required to meet the conditions of their offer by 31st August 2020.

Applicants from Outside the United Kingdom

Overseas applicants can apply online using UCAS Apply via the UCAS website www.ucas.com. If you do not have access to the Internet, please contact the UCAS Customer Relations Team on +44 (0)870 1122211.

Employed Applicants

If you are to be sponsored by your employer to study on a course with a UCAS code, you must apply through UCAS.

UCAS Contact Details:

UCAS,
Rosehill,
New Barn Lane,
Cheltenham,
Gloucestershire,
GL52 3LZ.
Telephone 0870 1122211.