There are three ways in which you can apply directly to Birmingham College. Details of the three options:
1. Download & print the application form of the website, complete it and send it us by fax or post.
2. Contact us with your postal address or fill an online request form and we will send you a copy of the application form, course details and relevant information as requested.
3. Apply online, as outlined below.
Preparing to fill in the form
Before applying online, please ensure that you read the course brochure & terms and conditions of enrolment. If you require further guidance before completing the application form then please contact the college.
Before you apply

Make sure you have all your supporting documents scanned and ready to upload. Documents required include:

  • Evidence of qualifications (certificates or transcripts) to show that you meet, or expect to meet the entry requirements;
  • Evidence of English language ability, if English is not your first language;
  • Two references - download our referee report form as a pdf;
  • A passport size photo
  • Passport copy
  • Bio metric card (if applicable )
Note
  • Fields marked with * MUST be filled in.
  • Applicants will normally be contacted within ten working days of submitting an application.
  • After you click the submit button, the form will be sent immediately. If you entered an email address into the Personal Details section, a confirmation of submitting the application will be sent to you automatically.

Online Application Form
Title of course / programme you are applying Proposed start date
(please tick as appropriate)

PERSONAL DETAILS (please enter your name as it appears on your passport. The name you provide here will be registered with the College and its partner universities. This is the name which will appear on your final degree or diploma certificate. Please ensure that it is your full name as stated on your identification document e.g. passport.

Family name First name(s)*
Date of Birth (DD/MM/YYYY)
DD MM YYYY
Sex (Please tick appropriate)
Male (M)
Female (F)
Passport No. Passport Expire Date
 Permanent Home Address

 Post Code/Zip Code

 Telephone No.

 Mobile No.

 Fax

 Email*
 

 Temporary Home / Correspondence Address (if different) or UK Address

 Post Code/Zip Code

 Telephone No.

 Mobile No.

 Fax

 Email*
 

EXAMINATIONS TAKEN AND QUALIFICATIONS OBTAINED
(please enter the details of your first degree and any relevant qualifications here. If you have any further qualifications you believe will affect your application, you should refer to them in the Personal Statement at the bottom of the application. Fraudulent results and discrepancies may result in your application being withdrawn.

For qualifications obtained at overseas institutions it is essential that a certified transcript of your complete academic record is provided, preferably with this application. Otherwise please confirm by ticking the following box that you are arranging for the transcript to be sent to us a) Academic qualifications – also include in this section details of any courses that you are CURRENTLY taking.

Name of institute,college, university country
Dates of attendance (state full or part-time)
Degree/Diploma/ Certificate obtained (ie BSc, HSC, BBA Class/ result Medium of instruction ie English, Chinese

Personal Statement
Please give any additional information, which you wish to be considered in support of this application.

For Postgraduate Study

Please give the name and address of two referees who we may approach and the capacity in which they are known to you. The referees named must be people who can comment authoritatively on you as a person and must include your current or most recent employer, teacher or a person who knows you well.

Please make sure you note the title of the programme you have applied for on the reverse of the reference forms, enclosed with this form and hand or send the reference sheets directly to your referees, together with the enclosed notes for guidance, and ask them to return the reference to Birmingham College. Please use Block Capitals

  Name:   Name:
  Full Postal Address:
 
  Full Postal Address:
 
  Relationship (i.e. employer,   teacher,   family)   Relationship (i.e. employer,   teacher,   family)
  Telephone / Mobile No.   Telephone / Mobile No.
  Email*
 
  Email*
 
 FINANCES  
Please indicate how you will be financing the cost of the programme / course.
 
 DISABILITIES  
If you have any disabilities or medical conditions we should know about, please give details:
 
 LEARNING REQUIREMENTS  
If you have any specific learning requirements, please give details:
 
 CRIMINAL CONVICTIONS  
Do you have any criminal convictions? Yes No
If yes, please outline details here, including dates of conviction.
 
How Did your hear about the college programmes
 Newspaper/Magazine  Relative/Friend  Website
 Agent/consultant    

APPLICATION CHECKLIST Please ensure you have completed all the required sections on the form and check that you are submitting and enclosing the relevant documents before you send off your application.Please upload each document upto file size having 1 MB
 
 1. A copy of your Passport (including front cover any previous visa pages and last page) 
 2. A copy of your Bio metrics card (if applicable) 
 3. A copy of your qualifications and examination results 
 4. A copy of your English qualification if applicable (ie: IELTS, TOEFL or equivalent) 
 5. Reference 1 
 6. Reference 2 
 7. Personal Statement (if application) 
 8. A passport size photo 

Declaration

I confirm that the information given on this form is true, complete and accurate and no information that has been requested has been omitted. I undertake to be bound by the Birmingham College's terms and conditions of enrolment and General student Regulations (a copy of which can be viewed on the College's website at www.bcol.co.uk). I also give consent to Birmingham College to pass my details to any third party e.g. UKBA, without my permission. I accept that if I do not comply with these requirements the Birmingham College has the right to cancel my application and I shall have no claim against the Birmingham College.

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