How to Apply

We are here to support your application process and to help you with the visa process for studying in the UK

Check the most up to date information on the course you are interested first!

Make an enquiry-  email us at international@ hca.ac.uk and let us know:
  • The course you are interested in
  • The year of entry (most of our courses start at the beginning or end of September)
  • Your name
  • Nationality
  • Your  contact details

Foundation Diploma in Art & Design

If you are ready to apply for Foundation Diploma in Art & Design, please apply direct to us using our Further Education application form which can be downloaded here

 

BA (Hons) & Foundation Degrees

All applications should be made via the Universities and Colleges Application Service (UCAS). This can be completed online at www. ucas.com. UCAS provide very good guidelines for international students on their website at www.ucas.com/how-it-all-works/international

Postgraduate Courses (MAs)

For those students wishing to apply for a Postgraduate course (MA) please apply direct to the College on an MA application form which can be downloaded from here

As soon as we have received your application or enquiry we will get in touch with you to help you along each step of the application process. Don’t forget to email us with any questions you might have at international@hca.ac.uk



Immigration & Visas

As a general rule the earliest date you can apply for a visa is three months before the start date of your course. You also need to receive a Confirmation of Acceptance for Studies (CAS) from us. Please check the UK Government website at www.gov.uk/ visas-immigration and the UK Council for International Student Affairs at www.ukcisa.org.uk for the most up to date information regarding visas and entry into the UK as a student. There is also good advice available at the British Council website at www.britishcouncil.org