Apply for HE

Application routes for our HE courses differ depending on the mode of study, type of course and partnership arrangements. If you are not sure which application method you should use, please contact Admissions on 0161 631 5000.

Full-Time Applications/UCAS

Full-time applicants for our HNC, Degree and Foundation Degree programmes should apply via UCAS. Depending on the course you are applying for, you will find the course listed either under Salford City College (Institution code: S11) or University of Salford (Institution code: S03).

For further information on the UCAS application process click here.

To apply via UCAS click here.


Direct Applications to Salford City College

Please complete the HE Application Form for any of the following courses:

  • Access to Higher Education (Professions in)
  • Level 4 Diploma in Art & Design
  • Diploma in Music
  • Diploma in Construction
  • Part-time Higher National Certificate/Diploma
  • Level 4 Extended Diploma for Creative Practitioners – Rockschool

The application form is available online or telephone Admissions on 0161 631 5000 to request one.


Part-Time University of Salford Courses

If you would like to apply to study with the University of Salford on a part-time basis please use the direct application form (Application for Undergraduate Studies) on the University of Salford’s web page ‘How to apply for Part-Time study’.


University of Bolton Courses

If you are applying for the PGCE and Certificate in Education or FdA Early Years please complete a University of Bolton application form. Once your application is complete please return to Admissions at Salford City College (not to the University of Bolton). 

University of Bolton Application Form

UoB Application Guidance Notes


UCAS Tariff Table

Click here to view the new tariff points for entry to Higher Education.


Contact us
  • By email: he.admissions@salfordcc.ac.uk
  • By post: HE Admissions, Salford City College, Frontier House, Merchants Quay, Salford, M50 3SR
  • By phone: 0161 631 5000

The College is unable to accept international students for its full-time HE Provision.