16–18-year-old courses, including apprenticeships

The quickest way to apply is online.  Alternatively, you can download a paper application form here.

Please note, some courses are oversubscribed, therefore it is important to apply by the priory deadline to secure your place at Bury College.  For September entry 2022, the priority deadline is 26th November 2021.  If you have missed the priority deadline, we are still welcoming applications, and each application will be considered on an individual basis.

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If you are in your final year of school or college and considering an apprenticeship, please complete the online application form.

If you are ready for employment now, please view our range of live vacancies and complete the supporting enquiry form.

View Live Vacancies

Adult Course (19+)

To apply for an adult course, please complete the online application form.  For general enquires, please email admissions@burycollege.ac.uk or contact 0161 280 8200.

Part-time Application Form

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University Courses


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Full-time Applications

Applicants for full-time courses should apply through UCAS. The online application form and guidance notes are available on the UCAS website at: www.ucas.com or telephone 0371 468 0468.

*Please note, individuals interested in the UAL Foundation Diploma in Art and Design should apply via the following link: https://studentportal.burycollege.ac.uk/AppForm/

Part-time Applications and Teacher Training courses

To apply for a part-time course, or a full or part-time teacher training course, please complete the Bury College University Centre part-time application form which can be downloaded through the link below.

Application Form

Please note – you will need to open the application form in Adobe Acrobat in order to save your written progress.

If you would like to request a paper copy of the application form please email HE.admissions@burycollege.ac.uk

Please return your completed application form via email to HE.admissions@burycollege.ac.uk

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