We’d be delighted to welcome you to Buxton & Leek College so if you would like a place on one of our courses you can apply in a variety of ways. It’s still not too late to apply for courses starting this September, but places are limited – so what are you waiting for, apply today!
If you have questions prior to applying take a look at our FAQ page.
IF YOU’RE APPLYING FOR:
Full-time & Part-Time courses, Apprenticeships or Traineeships:
Apply online – if you would like to fill out our online form just click here
Our Admissions team will review your application and get in touch with you in case they have any questions or there is any important information missing.
2. YOUR INTERVIEW
Our Admissions team will contact you with a date for your interview, which will be with a tutor from the programme that you have applied for. At the interview, the tutor will talk with you about your application, to ensure that you are applying for the right programme to suit your aims, abilities and ambitions.
3. YOUR OFFER
You’ll be offered a place subject to your interview, exam results and references. If you decide to accept an offer of a place, it will be reserved for you. You may change your mind if you wish and you can get in touch with us at any point if you need any further information, advice or guidance.*
4. KEEPING IN TOUCH
We will then keep in contact with you and after Easter you will receive an invite to a BLC Experience Day in June, where you will meet with all of the other students who will be starting on your programme and experience a real taste of what it will be like.
5. ENROLMENT & INDUCTION
In July, we will send you all of the information that you need to know about enrolment and induction. In the mean time you can find out more information here.
Access to Higher Education Courses
Attend an Access Information Event – you can book on to an Access Information Event just click here.
At these events you will receive important information about the course and given additional information on how to apply.
Please note, at Buxton and Leek campuses the Access Information Events are usually held on the same night as our general College Advice Days.
Higher Education courses (Full-time)
UCAS Application – For these courses (e.g. Full-Time Foundation Degree) you will need to apply through UCAS click here.
Higher Education courses (Part-time)
You can browse our Higher Education courses here. Click the apply to be directed through to the relevant application process, which is usually with the University of Derby. Alternatively Contact BLC Admissions Team – on 0800 074 0099 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
You’ll be offered a place subject to your interview, exam results and references. If you decide to accept an offer of a place, it will be reserved for you. You may change your mind if you wish. We will then keep in contact with you and give you the relevant information before you start your course.
Learning for Leisure & Part-time Courses
*Please note that offers onto programmes are subject to the programme recruiting sufficiently for it to be a beneficial experience to the student and also financially viable to the College. In the case of a programme being unable to run, the Curriculum Leader will liaise with the student (and parent if aged under 18) at the earliest point possible to offer an alternative.