Applications for the Foundation Year 2019 are now open, and you can find all the documents needed to apply on this page here. If you haven't already explored the website to find out more about the course, then head over to the prospective applicants section to make sure it is right for you. 

If you would like to apply, please follow these steps:

1. Download the application form here

2. Download the application guidebook, which includes step by step instructions on how to complete the application form. We ask applicants to write an essay explaining why they want to do the Foundation Year - make sure to read Page 13 of the guidebook for full details of what is required in the essay. 

3. Download two reference forms. These must be given to people who can comment on your academic ability: for example, a Head Teacher, Head of Year or Form Teacher. Referees must not be family members or friends. Your referees must send us the completed form by the 20th February 2019: it is your responsibility to make sure that they are aware of this. 

4. Complete the application form (including essay), and email all the required documents to 

Applications will close at 12.30pm on February 20th 2019: Please ensure that your completed application and references have been sent to before this time. All applications received before this point will be given full consideration.