Frequently Asked Questions

Is there financial support available for low income families?

The 16-19 Student Bursary Fund is a cash-limited fund to support learners who are economically or socially disadvantaged and face the greatest barriers to continue in education post-16. You can find more information here. For specific enquiries email

When will I hear about my College interview?

Interviews for full-time college places start in October and take place throughout the spring term.  So long as receipt of your application has been acknowledged, your name will be in the system and you will be called for an interview.  All applications are acknowledged within a few days by email.