How to Apply

Apply now to guarantee your place for September!

Apply, book and attend your interview online by following this simple guide.

1. Select your subject or course

Whatever you’re looking for, we’ve got something for everyone. Browse our courses to find the one that’s right for you.

Browse our full-time courses

2. Apply

Once you’ve selected your course or subject, click on the green ‘Apply Now‘ button under the study location of choice. This will take you to our application portal where you will be asked to create an account to begin your application. You will be able to save and return to your application while it is in progress.

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3. Interview

Once you’ve completed your application, we will then ask you to book an online interview which will be on Microsoft Teams. To prepare for the interview please download the App or go to the Microsoft Teams website –

If you’re under 18 years old you’ll need to have a parent/guardian to join you for the interview. Please make sure you book a time when they are able to be present.

Our lecturers will have a chat with you to make sure you’re on the right course and for you to ask any questions you may have.

Following this, we’ll make you a conditional offer. The condition is that you meet the entry requirements for your chosen course. Please note: interviews do not take place during the summer holidays. If you apply then, you’ll be given a conditional offer and will be able to speak to the lecturers during the enrolment period.

If you think you’ll have difficulty with an online interview please get in touch

Don’t forget to visit our Student Zone where you’ll be able to find even more information about joining College.

Visit the Student Zone

4. Enrolment Pack

You will receive an information pack containing additional details about student life at NPTC Group of Colleges and giving enrolment and term dates.

5. Examination Results

When you receive a conditional offer that means you need to get the results listed in the entry requirements. If you have not achieved your desired examination/assessment grades, don’t worry, staff will be available during enrolment to give advice and guidance about possible changes to your original course. If you have achieved the necessary grades, but would like to change your original course choice, you can also do this during enrolment.

6. Keep in touch

We’ll keep in touch with you by email throughout the application process. If you need to get in touch with us with any questions, email

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