Leicester College Blog

There are still places – it’s not too late to apply…


If you’re still thinking of starting college there is still time to apply and enrol for courses starting this September. Choosing what and where to study for the next few years of your life is a big decision. If you have changed your mind about your course and college or decided that you want to start a course – it’s not too late.

You can still enrol

Did you fill out an application and miss the chance to enrol? There is still time to enrol.

Changed your mind about starting college this year? It’s not too late to get your name onto a course.

You can still book an appointment to enrol today.

Contact us on 0116 224 2240 or just pop into one of our campuses and speak to our student services team. Bring the below list with you to speed up the process:

  • Exam certificates
  • National insurance number
  • A form of ID: This could include a passport/ driving licence/ birth certificate
  • Payments: If the course you are enrolling in requires you to make a payment.

We have places still available on:



Art, Design and Graphics

Beauty therapy and make-up

Brickwork and plastering

Built environment and construction

Business and management

Carpentry and Joinery



Electrical installation


English and maths


Fashion and footwear


Health and social care

Hospitality and catering


Motor vehicle

Music and sound technology

Painting and decorating

Performing arts

Plumbing and gas

Science, social science and humanities

Sports and fitness

Supported learning

Teacher training

Travel and tourism

Uniformed public services

Video and photography

Careers Advice

Are you still struggling to figure your next steps out and unsure if you made the right choice?

Don’t fret, our careers team is on hand to help advise and guide you. They are open to everyone, you don’t have to be a student at the College to book yourself an appointment.

There are drop-in sessions available at Abbey Park and Freemen’s Park Campuses and you can book an appointment at St Margaret’s Campus by calling 0116 224 2240. Find out more here.

Higher Education

We have a number of full and part-time places on our university-level courses and there is still time to apply. Click here for more information about Clearing 2018.

Course fees and financial support

One of the biggest worries for our students is their finances: Can I afford to study? Can I afford to buy books and materials? What about childcare or travel costs?

These are just a few of the questions we regularly hear. We take great pride in supporting our students with help and guidance specific to them. In addition, we can help you to access extra financial support (where available). Find out more here.


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