Our application process has now passed but you can still apply online.

How to apply

Apply to study 2018 – 2019

Our Partner Schools are:

  • Co-op Academy Failsworth
  • Hathershaw
  • Hollingworth Academy
  • Manchester Creative and Media Academy
  • Middleton Technology College
  • Newman RC College
  • The Oasis Academy Oldham
  • Oldham Academy North
  • Royton & Crompton
  • Saddleworth
  • The Radclyffe
  • Waterhead Academy

If you attend one of these schools, the application procedure is as follows:

  • Prospectuses will be distributed to your school in October 2017.
  • You will receive visits from College staff during the school year 2017/18.
  • Representatives from College will attend Year 11 Parents’ Evenings.
  • You and your parents will be invited to attend our Information Mornings.
  • Interviews are held at your school.
  • You will be notified of the outcome of your application at the interview.  Some students may be interviewed twice by College tutors.
  • You’ll be invited to New Students’ Day in July 2018.
  • Student enrolment and induction will take place in August 2018 after GCSE results.

Non-Partner Schools

We have a number of places available for pupils at non-partner schools. The College gives preference to applicants from Oldham schools or who are Oldham residents.

The application procedure is as follows:

  • A prospectus can be obtained from College or from your local Careers Office from October 2016. In some cases you may be able to obtain one from the Careers office in your school.
  • Our College Open Days are Saturday 7th 10am2pm October and Monday 16th October 5pm8pm. They will be advertised in the local press, and posters will be sent to your school.
  • Application forms should be completed as soon as you have received your mock exam results and forwarded to the College as soon as possible. You are advised to apply by 1 December 2017. Late applications cannot always be accommodated.
  • College will confirm receipt of your application form if you supply us with an email address. Interviews will be arranged from January 2018 onwards.
  • Confirmation of any offer will be sent to you and you will be asked to accept your place online
  • You’ll be invited to New Students’ Day in July 2018.
  • Student enrolment and induction will take place in August 2017 after GCSE results.