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We take applications for 2017 from September 2016. The course is very popular and
there are limited places available. Please do not leave it until the summer to apply
as you may miss out on a place.
Applicants for Access to HE will need to complete:
- An application form
- A letter of application explaining why you are applying for the course.
- A one-to-one interview with a course tutor
- An initial assessment of literacy and numeracy skills
You may be given an initial assessment of literacy and numeracy skills at interview. Should you
wish to prepare for this you can look at the level 2 English & Maths practise
papers on the
For more information about our Access to HE courses, or to request an Access to
HE information pack please contact our Reception on 01392 400500 or download the
GCSE English and Maths
For those who do not have a GCSE grade C or above in English and/or Maths, these
courses are offered free of charge (providing you are a British Citizen or from
the European Union). It is advisable to acquire these qualifications before
applying for Access to HE unless you know for certain that the university you
hope to go to does not require one or both of these qualifications in addition
to an Access Certificate. You should have written confirmation of this from the
university attached to your Access application form.