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Welcome to our Online Application Portal

This is where you start your application for a Borders College Course.

Tick one or both boxes to search for full-time and part-time courses. Enter part of the course name into the Course Name box. Click the Search button to find courses.

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General Information

When to Apply for courses starting from August 2021
We welcome applications from 1 December 2020.

You must use a personal email address when applying online. Borders College will send you important information about your application by email, so use an email address that you check regularly.
On submission of your application you will receive an acknowledgement of receipt email. If you do not receive this please, first of all, check your SPAM filter/folder before contacting

Personal Statement
If you are applying for a course, you will need to complete a personal statement. We recommend that you prepare this in advance then simply paste it into the Personal Statement form. This will allow you to use a spell-checker and avoid the page timing out if it takes more than 20 minutes to enter your statement.

Current Students
If you are a student at the college currently and wish to apply for the next level of course you should submit your application before the deadline of 29th January 2021.

Continuing an application
If you have started an application earlier and would like to continue, please click "Continue Previous Application" in the box on the left.

New Applicants
If you are a new applicant, for example currently at school, you should make an application as soon as possible. Some of our courses experience high demand.

Offers of Place
Offer of place letters are issued after consideration of your application.

Looked after Children and Care Leavers
We welcome applications from looked after children and care leavers.