How to apply

Apply to study at New College Durham with our easy step-by-step guide.

Please submit your application form before 1 June for September start. This will give you sufficient time to apply for your student visa.

Step 1 – Decide on a course

Use the course search function to browse our extensive range of full-time courses.


Step 2 – Complete your application form

Please click here to complete our online application form.  We also accept applications from selected International Study Agents on behalf of the student. 


Step 3 – Email us your supporting documents

After completing the application form, it is essential that you email a copy of your academic certificates/transcripts.

Please note we will be unable to process your application without these documents.


Step 4 - Interview

The international team will contact you to arrange a suitable time for a Skype interview with the course leader and the international team.


Step 5 – Receive your Confirmation of Acceptance for Studies (CAS)

The Programme Leader will decide if you meet the entry requirements for the course you have applied for. When you have received an offer of a place, you will be asked to pay a 20% tuition fee deposit. After receipt of your payment, we can issue you with your CAS statement, which you will need to apply for a visa.

We will also require a copy of your IELTS Certificate and a copy of your passport.