How to apply for a HE course

Applying for a HE course at CAVC is easy and all online

Full-time Higher Education courses

Applications for full-time courses can be made either via UCAS (Universities and Colleges Admissions Service) or for the majority of courses, direct to the College. See individual course information sheets for guidance.

Applying via UCAS – Visit the UCAS site here .You’ll need the specific UCAS course code shown on the relevant course information sheet. You’ll find a full listing here:

Applying direct to the College –Click 'Apply direct to CAVC' on any of our  HE course pages once you've selected your chosen course and complete our online application. 

Part-time Higher Education courses

You must apply directly to Cardiff and Vale College. You can do so by clicking apply on any of our courses. 

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Please Note:

The college will service its contractual obligations to students and comply with its commitments under consumer law. In doing so, the college will work to protect the student interest when responding to circumstances such as significant changes to how a course is delivered. The college has in place procedures to respond to these circumstances which will mitigate the potential impact on students and which recognise the different needs of its diverse student body.


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