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Your guide to applying

We've provided you with a step-by-step guide on how to secure your place at Wigan & Leigh College.

Applying for a course/apprenticeship programme

Step 1 - You can browse the full range of courses by using our online prospectus or course information within each of the subject areas by clicking on 'our courses'.

Step 2 – Fill in an application form. You can do this by completing our online application form here. You will also find an apply button on each of the course pages.

Step 3 – Before submitting your application ensure you have correctly completed the form filling in all the required fields - this just ensures we can process your application form as soon as possible!

Step 4
– Send. Once you've checked you've provided the correct information you will now be able to submit your application to join us at Wigan & Leigh College College.

Step 5 – We'll let you know we've recieved your application. Once you've successfuly submitted your application we will send you an email informing you we're ready to process your application.

Step 6 – Once we've received your application form, you will receive an appointment for your admissions interview.  At your interview you will have the opportunity to ensure that the course you have chosen is right for you and your future career goals.

Step 7 – At the end of your interview, if you and the interviewer decide that this is the right course for you, you will be offered a place at the College.

If you're currently experiencing difficulty submitting an application or require further guidance please call our Admissions Team on 01942 761 111


Teacher Education programmes

If you're looking to study one of our Teacher Education courses, please click here to download an application form.


University Study


For full-time University Study, Higher Education, courses you are required to apply through UCAS. You can however apply directly to the College if you are already Wigan & Leigh College student (please contact your tutor to discuss your progression opportunities).


You can discover and apply for a wide range of a Higher Education provising by visiting www.ucas.com

If you're looking to study a part-time Higher Education course you can apply directly to the College by calling 01942 761 111 or by clicking here to make an online enquiry.






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