Applying to the University of Bolton is easy, but there are several different application methods depending on what type of course you wish to apply for. Please click on the link below to jump to the relevant section for you:

International applicants

International applicants can apply for full-time foundation, undergraduate and postgraduate courses via a University of Bolton representative or agent in your country. Please visit our international applicants webpages for their contact details.

For advice and help prior to arriving in the UK please visit the pre-arrival webpages for international applicants. You can also contact the International team on on +44 1204 903110 or email international@bolton.ac.uk .       

For further information about living and studying in the UK please contact your local British Council Office - please visit the British Council website for details.

Unsure which course you are applying for?

Applying to the University of Bolton is easy, but there are several different application methods depending on what type of course you wish to apply for. If you are confused about which application method you should use please contact our admissions team on 01204 903903 or email applications@bolton.ac.uk .

To prevent and detect fraud, we reserve the right to or we may have to give outside organisations, including the police, the Home Office, local authorities, examination boards or awarding bodies and the Department for Work and Pensions and its agencies, information from your application. Where appropriate we also reserve the right to authenticate your identity using identity checking services.

Please also read the University of Bolton's  Admissions Policy

Can I get the application form in a different format?

Yes you can! The application form is available in alternative formats. Please contact Student Services by telephone on 01204 903903 or email applications@bolton.ac.uk  if you would prefer a PDF, paper copy or an alternative format.

Please return your completed application form to Marketing & Admissions at the address shown below. Please DO NOT send your application form to the department or tutor.

In order to process you application as quickly as possible please ensure that all required sections are completed and requested documents (qualifications, references, immigration documents) are enclosed or attached.

Marketing & Admissions
University of Bolton
Deane Road
Bolton, BL3 5AB
United Kingdom

Tel: 01204 903903
Email: applications@bolton.ac.uk