Apply to B&FC: school leavers

Watch a video showing you how to apply


Complete an application form

The quickest way to apply is to find your chosen course and click on Apply. You will then need to create an account or - if you're a returning learner - log in to your existing account.

Or you can download and return the application form by freepost or call our Course Enquiries Team on 01253 504343 and we will complete an application for you over the phone.


Attend an interview

Once we have received your application we will invite you for an informal chat with a tutor about your course choice. This is your time to discover more about that course, and to talk through your career ambitions. 

Then we'll contact you with the outcome of your application.


Get confirmation of your place

Once you have attended your interview we will write to you with your offer, including the next steps.

A place on your chosen course will be offered on the condition that you meet the entry requirements outlined in the course information.


Take a closer look

We will invite you to our open days and events where you can find out more about your chosen subject area and speak to an industry specialist about the route to your future career.

You will also have the opportunity to meet our School Liaison Team.


Accept your place

Contact our Admissions Team to accept your place and provide your full name, date of birth, student ID (at the top of your offer letter) and course title:

T 01253 504322
Text 07860 064136



To secure your place on a course you need to enrol.

Find out about enrolment.