How to Apply

School Leavers

• A Levels
• Vocational courses
• Apprenticeships


You can apply for A Levels, Vocational courses and Apprenticeship courses quickly and easily via our on-line Application Form.
All you need to do is first search for the course(s) you are interested in.  If you are interested in more than one course add these to your basket and then select ‘Apply Now’. 

You will then be directed to our applications portal where you need to create a user account if you don’t already have one and then complete the form.

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Adult Courses

• Maths and English courses
• Short courses
• Evening courses
• Professional qualifications accredited by professional bodies

If you are interested in applying for our Adult Courses, please complete the Adult Application Form. Alternatively, you can phone our Student Services team on 01282 733333 or email s.services@burnley.ac.uk.  If you need to have an interview, the team will arrange this with you.

University Courses

• Foundation Degrees
• Degrees

If you are interested in applying for a degree please apply via full time university course application.

If you are interested in applying for a part time degree please apply via part time university course application.

PGCE – Post Graduate Certificate in Education

To apply for our PGCE courses please print and complete the following application form.
PGCE Application Form

Please return the completed application form to:
University Team
Burnley College
Princess Way
BB12 0AN