How to apply

The application process is outlined below. Please ensure you meet the entry requirements for your course, including any outlined on the specific course page. 

Your part:

  1. Fill in the form below to receive an application form. 
  2. We will send an email with a link to download your application form.
  3. Complete the application form relevant to your course. In most cases you can do this by filling out and saving the form in Adobe Reader, before emailing the completed form to the College.
  4. Please include all of the requested items, including certificates and photographs where applicable.
  5. Send your application to us by email to

    If sending by post, send to: 
    College Administrator,
    Redcliffe College,
    10 College Green,
    GL1 2LX  
    United Kingdom

Our part:

We will send you a confirmation email on receipt of your application.

For all validated courses:

  1. We will request references on your behalf.
  2. We will arrange an interview with you as soon as we receive your references. Wherever possible we will arrange for international students to be interviewed in their home country by Skype or by Zoom.
  3. Following the interview we will let you know the outcome and liaise with you about any further requirements (such as accommodation, where applicable) before making a formal offer.

For non-validated courses:

  1. We will confirm your acceptance on the course.
  2. We will liaise with you over accommodation requirements, where applicable.
  3. We will send you further information about the course a few weeks before it begins.

Application deadlines

We complete the application process as quickly as possible, but it is best to leave plenty of time before the start of the course to avoid disappointment. The following application deadlines apply: 

 Course you are applying for
 Application deadlines
All Validated Courses 
 6 weeks before the course begins
All Non-Validated Courses
 2 weeks before the course begins


Applying for accommodation

Redcliffe courses are on a non-residential basis. However for the Summer schools we do arrange accommodation. Following receipt of your acceptance letter, we will send you an accommodation request form which you must complete and return. For weekend intensives, we can recommend nearby hotels and guest houses. 


Request an application form


             Contact us: +44 (0)1452 308097   |   Redcliffe College, 10 College Green, Gloucester, GL1 2LX