How to Apply

How to Apply

We welcome your application if you have the motivation, ability and potential for postgraduate study.

You should complete your application online.

We have a step-by-step guide to help you as well as a dedicated enquiries service. You can even view real-time updates about your application in the Applicant Portal.

To start, just register and create a username and password. You can then login to view or track your application whenever you want. If you're a current student you don’t need to create a new account, just use your S3P login and password.

To make sure you don't miss any emails from us:

Trouble logging on?

If you are experiencing technical problems logging on to the application form, shout! Email us at with the subject 'Technical Issue with Applicant Portal' and we'll do our best to help.

Different ways to apply

If you are unable to apply online you can complete our postgraduate application form (PDF:799KB). You can also follow our application form guidance (PDF:329KB).

You can post the form to us or complete it electronically and submit it via email. You can request a paper application form from our Postgraduate Admissions Service.

Some courses have a different application procedure. We'll tell you in the 'How to Apply' tab of the course profile.

International students

Our international preparation courses and graduate diplomas have a different application method. You'll apply online through our partner INTO. Find out about how to apply to:

Education agents

You may want to use one of our recommended education agents. They are listed on your country page and can help you submit and manage your application. You should also look at our information about: