Higher Education courses have various application routes, which are determined by qualification type, level and validating body. Please see below for how to apply for each higher education course.

Swindon College Applications


Applications for the following courses should be made directly to Swindon College:

  • Swindon Management School
    • Business Management
    • Human Resources
    • Marketing
  • AAT Level 4
  • Access to Criminology
  • Access to Health Professions - First Steps to Nursing
  • Access to Humanities
  • Access to Social Work

To apply for the above course, contact us on 01793 498106 or email studentservices@swindon.ac.uk 

  • Level 4 HNC Construction and The Built Environment (Construction)
  • Level 4 HNC Construction and The Built Environment (Civil Engineering)
  • Level 5 HND Construction and The Built Environment (Top up from HNC) 
  • Level 4 HNC Engineering (General Engineering)
  • Level 4 HNC Engineering (Electrical and Electronic)
  • Level 5 HND Engineering (Top up from HNC)
  • Level 5 DET  Diploma in Education and Training
To apply for the above courses, email HEAdmissions@swindon.ac.uk 

UCAS Applications


For the following undergraduate/first degrees, applications should be made to UCAS:

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Courses listed under Oxford Brookes University (institution code: O66)

  • BA (Hons) Early Childhood Studies (UCAS code: X319)
  • BA (Hons) Education and Lifelong Learning (top-up) (UCAS code: X316)
  • BA (Hons) Graphic Design (UCAS code: W210)
  • BA (Hons) Illustration (UCAS code W221)
  • Foundation Degree Health and Social Care (UCAS code: L514)
  • Foundation Degree Educational Practice (UCAS code: X101)
  • Foundation Degree Early Years (UCAS code: X318)

Courses listed under Swindon College (Institution code: S98)

  • Level 5 HND Art Practice (UCAS code: A534)
  • Level 5 HND Computing (UCAS code: C418)
  • Level 5 HND Digital Design (UCAS code: A524)
  • Level 5 HND Graphic Design (UCAS code: A514)
  • Level 5 HND Performing Arts Technical Arts Media Make-up (UCAS code: W452)
  • Level 5 HND Photography (UCAS code: 046W)
  • Level 5 HND Product Design (Ceramics) (UCAS code: 2W43)

Contact us


For further information, please contact us on 01793 498106 or email HEAdmissions@swindon.ac.uk