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 undergraduate and postrgraduate courses

If you wish to study an undergraduate 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 for part-time undergraduate and postgraduate study are made directly to University Centre Colchester using the application form for either pathway. The forms can be downloaded here and are accepted throughout the year:

Download Part-time Undergraduate Application Form
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


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:

New Barn Lane,
GL52 3LZ.
Telephone 0870 1122211.