How To Apply

A quick explanation on how to apply for a course.

The Application Process

If you need help at any stage of your course application, please contact our Admissions team on 023 8048 4848 or email We recommend that you apply as early as you can to secure your place on your chosen course.


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Find your chosen course on our website, select your preferred start date then click the 'Apply Now' button and complete the application form.
Or apply in-person at the College

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Some courses require you to attend an interview, or complete an assessment, prior to being offered a place. 
We will email you with the information you need to secure your place on the course

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Complete enrolment prior to starting your course


Come and see us

The Information, Advice and Guidance (IAG) Team are available via the main campus reception at the following times:

Term Time

Monday 9am - 4:30pm
Tuesday 9am - 4:30pm
Wednesday 9am - 4:30pm
Thursday 9am - 4:30pm
Friday 9am - 4pm

View our Term Dates

Equal Opportunities

At City College Southampton we strive to provide a learning and working environment where people are treated with respect. This means welcoming and valuing the richness of diversity by treating people as individuals and considering all applications fairly and equally.

Download the Admissions Policy (pdf)