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How to Apply

You can now apply for one of our full-time courses for September 2021.
 

Application process

  • Applying for full time courses if you are aged 16 to 18 (aged 19 to 24 for students with an Educational Health Care Plan)

    It's wise to apply as early as possible for the course you’d like to join as courses fill up quickly.

    We can process applications up to the start of a course, but it’s always good to know you've got an offer early.

    The application forms ask for a lot of information which we use to ensure everyone is treated fairly.

    Students with disabilities/learning difficulties

    Whatever it is that you may need help with, our team can work with you to put in place the right support that meets your needs.

    How to Apply

    You can make an application online from each course page where there are links to online admissions. To complete the application process you will need to register, or login if you already have a user account.

    Please note, if you are aged 16-18, you will only need to apply for one course within your chosen subject and the level will be confirmed at enrolment. A limit of two applications can be made, if you are unsure of your next steps, speak to one of our advisors. Click below for more information. 

    If you are unable to complete this online, please contact our Admissions Team on 01284 716 277 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  • Applying for part time and leisure courses for 19+ / Adult learners

    Take a look through our range of part time courses for adults, and once you’ve decided which course and location you wish to study, you can complete your application online.

    Online applications

    From each part time course page there are links to online admissions.

    You can enquire or apply for more than one course by adding them to your basket.

    To complete the application process you will need to register, or login if you already have a user account.

    For leisure courses you can simply enrol online as there are no interviews or special applications criteria.

  • Applications for University of Suffolk degree courses

    For full time degree courses offered by Degree Studies at West Suffolk College, you should apply through UCAS.

    Part time courses may be applied for directly through Degree Studies or call 01284 716 341 for further information about Higher Education study here.


The Eastern Colleges Group, comprising of Abbeygate Sixth Form College specialising in A Levels, One Sixth Form College specialising in A Level and Vocational qualifications and West Suffolk College Sixth Form specialising in vocational qualifications alongside the West Suffolk College Apprenticeship service; are committed to guaranteeing every Year 11 student a place for your Post 16 education.

We know that everyone is an individual, with their own dreams and aspirations and our purpose is to have you at the heart of everything we do. We want to reassure you that regardless of what you would like to study, be it A Levels, Vocational qualifications or an apprenticeship we have the expertise to support you to ensure you are enrolled on the programme that is tailored to you and your needs.

We want you to have absolute assurance in these uncertain times.

For any queries around applying or if you need support with an application, please contact our admissions teams on:

Abbeygate Sixth College: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

One Sixth Form College: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

West Suffolk College: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Apprenticeships: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Our Careers Teams are also available to offer 1:1 Careers Advice and Guidance support via email:

- Abbeygate Sixth Form College: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
- One Sixth Form College: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
- West Suffolk College: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.