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A range of specialist programmes designed to provide thorough training targeted around specific skill sets.

International Applications

Students from non-European Community countries will in most cases need to obtain a visa to study in the UK. In these circumstances the correct application procedure is as follows.

6 Step Guide


Use the information on this site or download a prospectus and select the course most suitable to your needs. Complete a downloaded application form to send to us, include with your application form copies of any academic qualifications or any other documents that will support your application.


If your application is successful we will send you an offer confirming that you have been accepted onto the course and itemising the cost of your tuition fees and, if required, accommodation.


Once you have received your acceptance documents you should make arrangements either for your full tuition fees to be paid to the college or a deposit of £750. If you are paying your fees from outside the UK you should ask your bank to arrange a bank transfer or issue a Bankers Draft sent to us using a courier or registered post. If your fees are being paid by a UK based sponsor they should contact the College to arrange to visit and see a Course Advisor.


Where a CAS is required, the first year's fees are required (refundable in the case of visa refusal) in advance of the CAS being issued.


Applicants from some countries are required to obtain a Visa from their local British High Commission before travelling to the UK and will possibly involve an interview ith an Entry Clearance Officer. Please refer to the following links to the Home Office guidelines and comply exactly with the requirements:

Students applying from inside the UK
Students applying from outside the UK


The College is able to arrange accommodation for the duration of your stay, but you will need to notify us in advance of your requirements along with your arrival and departure information. We can arrange for a taxi to collect you from the airport and we will confirm this by email of fax.

Alternatively you may prefer use an educational advisor local to you. To find an advisor in your area contact our international marketing team.