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Application Process for 2019

All applications for full time courses are made online and processed through UCAS for all students who want to study in the UK. 


When do you make an application?

  • From 8th May 2018, Search tool goes live
  • From 22nd May 2018 register on UCAS Apply using the College Buzz Word GC2019
  • From 5th September 2018 submit and pay for application
  • 1st October 2018 deadline for conservatoire music courses
  • 15th October 2018 deadline for Oxford, Cambridge, Medicine, Dentistry, Veterinary Science
  • 16th November 2018 internal College deadline *
  • 15th January 2019 UCAS deadline for most applications
  • 25th February 2019 UCAS Extra opens for those holding no offers

*The College deadline is earlier than the UCAS deadline because we need to have time to approve the application, upload and approve the UCAS reference and send to UCAS by 15th January deadline. Note: if you are applying for certain courses such as Law and those with an October deadline you will need to register for the appropriate admissions tests before or at the start of the academic year.

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.