How to apply
Find out how to apply for:
- a full-time course beginning in September 2016 if you are from the UK/EU
- a full-time course beginning in January 2017 if you are from the UK/EU
- a full-time course beginning in September 2017 if you are from the UK/EU
- a full-time course beginning in September 2016, January 2017 or September 2017 if you are an international student
- a part-time undergraduate course
- direct entry to Years 2 or 3 on one of our undergraduate degree courses.
The application deadline for UCAS has passed, so all full-time applications for September 2016 entry should now be made through Clearing. Find out more about our Clearing vacancies.
If you have applied through UCAS earlier this year, find out if you are eligible for Clearing by logging onto your UCAS Track account. To apply through Clearing, please call our free hotline on 0800 036 8888, or +44 (0)20 8231 2468 for overseas callers, and we will be able to take your application over the phone.
If you have not applied through UCAS before, please do call our admissions team on 020 8231 2220 with your details. We will be happy to talk to you and help you through the application process. Just tell us you are not yet in the UCAS system and our recruitment experts will be on hand to help you.
If you haven't already had an opportunity to attend one of our open days and would like to find out more about the University of West London, we would be delighted to welcome you on one of our campus tours.
Applications for full-time courses, can be made directly to UWL using our online application form. Find the course you are interested in, click on 'apply now' on the course page, and apply online via our online application form.
Alternatively, if you are applying for an undergraduate course, you can apply through Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS). Apply to the University of West London using our institution code W05 and the UCAS code given for the course in our course search. When you complete your application, you will need to pay a fee to UCAS. Currently this fee is £12 if you only apply to one course at the University of West London, or £23 if you wish to apply for more than one course or institution.
The information below will guide you through the application process but if you have any questions about applying to one of our courses, please don't hesitate to contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org or call 0800 036 8888, and we will be happy to help.
You can apply for up to five courses online through the UCAS website, either:
- through your school or college who are registered with UCAS
- independently if you do not belong to a UK school or college.
Apply to the University of West London using our institution code W05 and the UCAS code given for the course in our course search.
When you complete your application, you will need to pay a fee to UCAS. Currently this fee is £12 if you only apply to one course at the University of West London, or £23 if you wish to apply for more than one course or institution.
You are advised to apply before the initial UCAS deadline of 15 January 2017 as courses can fill up. Please note however that we do continue to accept applications after this date.
What happens next
When UCAS sends us a copy of your application, we consider whether to offer you a place based on your qualifications, personal statement and referee's report. UCAS will let you know what we have decided.
As soon as individual courses become full, we will close them and no further applications for those courses will be accepted.
If you are given a conditional offer from us, and your results meet the conditions of the offer, you will receive a letter confirming your place.
If you narrowly miss the grades of your offer, we will consider your application again and you may still be offered a place.
International students applying for a full-time course starting in September 2016, January 2017 or September 2017.
If you are an international student, you can read about how to apply on our International application web pages. These pages outline how you can apply, either by:
- completing an application form.
You will also need to review the relevant information about the qualifications we accept from your country and our English language requirements, as well as other useful details about your visa application and much more.
You can also contact the International Office by email at email@example.com, by telephone on 44 (0)20 8231 2468 or send us your application documents to:
University of West London Admissions Marketing Department - Room PE.04.002 St Mary's Road Ealing London W5 5RF
We are currently accepting applications for September 2016, January 2017 and September 2017 courses.
If you are an international student and experience problems applying through UCAS, we can help. Contact our International office on +44 (0)20 8231 2468.
To apply for a part-time undergraduate course, use our course search to find your chosen course, and click on 'Apply now'.
Alternatively, you can download an application form (pdf, 78 kb). Complete the form and send it to:
University of West London
Marketing Department-Room PE.04.002
St Mary's Road
We will let you know whether your application has been successful.
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* According to Employment Performance Indicators (EPI) figures published by HESA in July 2016. Graduates who have studied an undergraduate degree programme.