How to Apply

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How To Apply

Making an application to City of Glasgow College is easy.

Our course information pages tell you what the entry requirements are for each course and guide you to our application or booking form, where you will be asked to provide some information about you.

When to Apply

  • For full-time courses, we have two main intakes each year: August and January.  For courses starting in August 2018 online applications will open from 17th January 2018 and, for courses starting in January 2018 online applications open from 11th October 2017. For some HNC/HND courses, we’ll ask you to submit a portfolio as part of the entry requirements. Here’s a Portfolio Guidance on putting your portfolio together.
  • For part-time and distance learning courses starting from August 2018 online applications open from 17th January 2018.
  • For evening and weekend courses commencing from September 2017 online bookings are open.
  • For English as a second or other language (ESOL) courses, online applications are currently closed.  Glasgow ESOL Register is open for ESOL applications.
  • We also welcome applications from international students. Visit our international section here.

Need Some Advice?

If you need help choosing a course, our professional Careers Advisors are here to help. Call us on 0141 375 5172 or 0141 272 6578. Alternatively, you can email:

You'll also get some great advice from our partners at Skills Development Scotland (SDS). Their web service My World of Work has lots of useful information and resources.