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Admissions: Higher Education

We're delighted you're considering a University level qualification with B&FC. Here's all the information, from fees and funding to our admission procedure, that you need to know when it comes to studying with us.

How to apply

Don't stress - the application process is much easier (and quicker) than you imagine and there's always help at hand if you get stuck. Plus, if you start now it's one less thing to worry about!

Entry requirements

Like most institutions, our entry requirements are based on UCAS points but if you have fabulous real-world experience we might be able to consider that too.

Fees and Funding

Don't get in a muddle over money when it comes to financing your course and supporting yourself while you study. Access to financial help is quite literally a click away.

Scholarship and Bursaries

Securing a scholarship or bursary will give your student finances a boost. And no-one ever minded a little extra help to get them started.

Key dates

Time flies when you're having fun (and also when you're applying for university places) so make sure you don't miss any important deadlines by keeping track of key dates in the application window.


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Frequently Asked Questions

If you've got a question, chances are someone else has already asked it. Check out our FAQs to see if we've got the answer you're looking for. Not there, then just get in touch and we'll be happy to help.

Widening Access and Participation

We want to ensure that everyone with the potential and desire to benefit from higher education has an equal opportunity to do so hence our commitment to Widening Access and Participation.

HE Terms and Conditions

Get into the habit of reading the small print - it may not be exciting but you'll have the peace of mind of knowing exactly what the deal is.

Policies and regulations

You may not need to visit this page right now but it's useful to know it exists if ever you need to check out what rules apply if something out of the ordinary happens.

Compliments, complaints or feedback

Got something to say? Good or bad, then we want to hear it! Like you we can't improve if we don't get any feedback so we're always open to students letting us know what's on their minds.

Contact Us

Need more advice, then just get in touch.