How to Apply

Applications for 2021 will open at 12pm Monday 18th January 2021

If you currently live in the UK, you can apply for our Full Time courses online.

Here are 5 easy steps on how to complete your application.

HINT - if you've already started an application, you will have been sent an email with a link. Click on this to login and resume your application.

  1. Search for your course

    Our Course Search Pages allow you to find the best course for you. Choose from one of the options to begin your search (you can always narrow down the results further later).
  2. Pick your course

    Find the course you want to apply for and click on the Course Title link.

    This takes you to a description of the course. Read it and make sure it's the course you want to apply for and that you meet the minimum entry requirements.

  3. Get to the Application Form

    Click on the "Apply for this course ONLINE" button.

    This takes you to the login page for our online applications.

  4. Create an account

    In order to process your application form and contact you about its progress, we need you to create an account on our online system.

    All you need to do this is an email address or Facebook Account.

    Just click on the "Create New User Account" button and enter your details. You will also need to choose a PIN number now too. Or, click on the Facebook icon and login to your Facebook account. You'll be asked to give permission for the college to access your information.

    Whichever option you choose, you'll also be asked to provide some security details.

    Click "Proceed" when you are done.

    If you've applied before, please login using your existing account.

  5. Complete your application

    Before you start filling in your application form, you'll see a short summary page. Check that the information is correct, including the course details at the top of the page.

    If everything is correct, click on the "Proceed" button to begin filling in your application form online.

Some other things you'll need to know when you apply.

Supporting Information– you will find it useful to have any documents handy that contain information you will need to complete your application before you start eg. qualifications

When to Apply– we suggest you apply as soon as possible (for full time courses commencing August 2020,) from March onwards places are usually very limited across the curriculum.

Further Help and Guidance– should you need further assistance please contact Admissions: 

Phone Dumfries

01387 734059/734060

Phone Stranraer

01776 706633

During COVID-19 lockdown, please use email due to staff working remotely.