Applying for full-time courses

To start your full-time higher education course with University Centre Farnborough, you can either apply through the University and College Admissions Services (UCAS) or directly through our online application system.

Are you:

Apply Applying to more than one university?

Applying to only University Centre Farnborough?

  • Apply directly by following the ‘apply now’ links on each course page. We will be in touch soon after with more information.

Application timeline

Most students will find their journey follows the steps below:

  1. Apply online either through UCAS or direct via our website.
  2. We’ll review your application and get in touch if we need to clarify anything, either by email or interview.
  3. You’ll receive a response via email explaining if you have an offer, and whether it has any conditions. This is also a good time to apply for student finance if this is how you would like to fund your course. Scroll down for more information on this.
  4. We’ll send more information to you including all the benefits of studying at Farnborough and what services are available to you.
  5. You can choose to accept your offer either via UCAS or by responding to us via email if you applied via our website
  6. Enrol and start your course and look forward to your new journey!

Recognition of prior learning and experience

We are happy to consider applications for entry to later stages of a course based on higher education qualifications gained at another college or university or have relevant experience from employment or voluntary work.

Students with a disability

If you consider yourself to have any kind of disability please include this information in your application. This allows us to make sure you have any support you need in place before beginning your course.

Applying for student finance

Student Finance England has created a useful website to explain student finance and how to apply, for both students and parents/guardians. Visit their website to find out more.

Useful information

Our usual application deadline via UCAS is during the January before you wish to start, although it is possible to apply online to us at any time. Visit or telephone 0371 4680468 for all deadlines and information on applying.

University Centre Farnborough’s UCAS code is F66.

View our HE Admissions Policy.

Any questions?

Visit our FAQs page or contact our Admissions office by email at or by telephone on 01252 407028.

International students

We welcome applications from international students with qualifications considered equivalent to our general entrance requirements. The process for applying is the same as the full-time courses above.

If English is not your first language, evidence of your ability will need to be supplied with your applications. IELTS 6.5 is required.

We focus on giving you the skills and knowledge to kick-start your career, which is why many of our courses are more hands-on than you might expect.
Our class sizes are similar to college, which means you won’t get lost in the crowd or feel like just a number with us.
Our small campus is full of plants, natural light, and new facilities that will help you feel good while studying. Plus, you’ll have exclusive access to University Centre study spaces in the College.
Studying a degree at a small institution means your lecturers will know all your strengths and weaknesses, and give you valuable feedback and support to help you go further.
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