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Making an Application

GC Application - How To Videos

 Applications can be made either online or by filling out a paper application form in person or via post.

Online Applications

We like to encourage applicants to apply online if possible, so they are able to benefit from application tracking, online self service facilites and enhanced applicant communications.

Check out our "GC Application: How to" videos below for a step by step guide on how to start your online application with us.


Step 1 - How to Register Online


Step 2 - How to Apply Online


  • Coming soon - Our "How to video" on using your online applicant portal to make sure you have the best experience when applying to Gloucestershire College


How to apply in person or via post:

If you’d prefer to apply in person or by post, you can collect an application form from Student Services, complete and hand it in to the team, or, you can download our application form to print and complete and then post it to us free of charge at:

Gloucestershire College, Admissions, FREEPOST NAT4575, Cheltenham, GL51 7SJ

However you choose to apply, we look forward to hearing from you!

Why Gloucestershire College?

We have a lot of experience offering Apprenticeships and work-related training. We have industry-standard facilities and experienced teaching staff which provide the ideal complement to work-based learning.

We are here to help

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90% of students would recommend GC and 95% said that the teaching on their course was good.

Ofsted has rated us good.

  • We offer industry relevant facilities
  • Our lecturers are passionate subject specialists
  • Employers value our students' skills

We'll look after you. We have dedicated teams to help you and a great Learning Mentor scheme.