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Applying to the University of Bolton

Applying to the University of Bolton is easy, but there are several different application methods depending on what type of course you wish to apply for. Please click on the link below to jump to the relevant section for you:

Full-time, Undergraduate home (UK) applicant

Please apply through UCAS (the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service) for September entry.

The online application form and guidance notes are available on the UCAS website

UCAS Tel: 0870 1122211
UCAS Web: www.ucas.com

You can apply for up to 5 courses through UCAS (at the same or different institutions) for a fee of £23. Alternatively, if you only wish to apply for a single course at a single institution then a reduced applicant’s fee of £12 is applicable.

You will need the following information to complete your UCAS application form:

Institution Code Name: BOLTN
Institution Code Number: B44

Pre-degree and all part-time, postgraduate and professional development applicants

Applications for the following types of courses are made directly to the University. Please select the type of course below for further information on how to apply:

  • Pre-degree and further education courses (e.g. access courses , polymaths)
    Applications for access courses are completed using the University’s Online Application Form. To apply, find your course using the course search function from the University home page, select the ‘How to Apply’ tab and follow the instructions.
  • Undergraduate courses  (Part-time and January entry)
    Applications for part-time undergraduate courses and courses not starting in September are completed using the University’s Online Application Form. To apply, find your course using the course search function from the University home page, select the ‘How to Apply’ tab and follow the instructions.
  • Teacher training courses (e.g. PDE, PGDE)
    Applications for the Professional Diploma In Education (PDE) and the Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDE) and other teacher training courses are completed using the University’s Online Application Form. To apply, find your course using the course search function from the University home page, select the ‘How to Apply’ tab and follow the instructions.
  • Postgraduate taught courses (MA/MSc/MBA/PgDip/PGCert)
    Applications for all Postgraduate Taught courses are completed using the University’s Online Application Form. To apply, find your course using the course search function from the University home page, select the ‘How to Apply’ tab and follow the instructions.
  • Professional development courses
    Applications for Continuing Professional Development (CPD) courses in Health and Social Care should be made through CPD Apply. For further information and specific application details please visit the Health and Social Care website.

Applications for all other Continuing Professional Development (CPD) courses at the University are completed using the University’s Online Application Form. To apply, find your course using the course search function from the University home page, select the ‘How to Apply’ tab and follow the instructions.

Can I get the application form in a different format?

Yes you can! The application form is available in alternative formats. Please contact Student Services by telephone on 01204 903903 or email applications@bolton.ac.uk  if you would prefer a PDF, paper copy or an alternative format.