Higher Education Application Pathways

There are two ways to apply to study higher education courses at NPTC Group of Colleges; either through the University and Colleges Admission System (UCAS) or via our online application portal.

Apply through UCAS if:

  • you are currently studying for A Levels, a vocational Level 3 course or an Access to Higher Education qualification

We advise that students apply as early as possible. UCAS can start receiving applications as early as September each year.

Apply now via UCAS

Apply through the NPTC Group of Colleges’ online application portal if:

  • you only want to apply to study at NPTC Group of Colleges
  • you already hold qualifications and/or experience that meet the entry requirements for the course

Apply now via our online application portal

If you need any help or have questions on any part of the admissions process, please contact our Admissions team on 01639 648000 or email admissions@nptcgroup.ac.uk