HE Course Application Form

Application Details

If you wish to save your application form and return to it at a later date you will need to make note of your application id and application key.

Start Date: 2018-06-23 19:48:07
Application ID: 462216
Application Key: 0kv094rfn1

Application Details
Application ID:
Application Key:

Advance Notice

When you come back to access your application you will need to click on the LOAD APPLICATION button above, and then enter the application ID and application key in the two boxes and click LOAD.

At the end of the application form you will be asked to complete some personal statement questions. All applicants must ensure that they answer the relevant questions for their chosen course. Incomplete applications will be returned.

You cannot use this form to apply for the Foundation Degree in Business and Social Enterprise. To apply for the Foundation Degree in Business and Social Enterprise you need to do so at www.ucas.ac.uk Please use the course code N108 and institution code O66.

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Form Instructions - PLEASE NOTE

You must click SUBMIT at the base of the form and ensure you type your name in the signature boxes with dates. If you do not receive a confirmation email with your application details on then your application has not been submitted correctly. Please ensure that each field is filled in and that you click 'Next Step' between each stage.  

You must fill in the two sets of Signatures and Dates boxes in the 'Declaration' and the 'Sensitive Data' sections please. If you do not complete these your form will not be submitted. 

Please contact admissions with any queries on 01865 759604

Personal Details
Course Choice
  • Students can only be resident if they are studying full time.
Where did you hear about the course?

(please tick more than one if applicable)

Education since leaving school
  • Please note: if asked to attend an interview you may be required to bring copies of your certificate/s with you. If you are applying for an MA course you should include copies of your certificates with your application.

    Date From/To School/Organisation/College/University Subject Studied Full or part time Qualification gained (if any)
Employment History
  • You may include this information on a CV if you prefer. This should show your jobs, dates employed and main duties. This includes paid or voluntary positions. If you would prefer to include this information on a CV please attach it here:

  • If you would prefer not to upload your C.V, fill in the information below about your employment history

    Name of organisation Dates Position held
Community, social, trade union and political activities
  • Have you taken part in, or been a member of, or held office in any community, local, voluntary organisation or trade union?

    Name of organisation Dates Position held
  1. You must provide the contact details of two references.
  2. The College will contact your references in connection with your application. If possible, please include persons who know something of your studies since leaving school, or your social and community activities. For all applications, you should not use your doctor, family members or persons who live in the same household as you.
  3. If you have undertaken one or more short courses at Ruskin in the last three years, please give your tutor/s as a referee.
  4. If you are applying for an MA course, one of your referees must be able to comment on your academic work.

Referee 1

Referee 2


I declare that the information contained in this form is accurate and that the application, including accompanying answers to questions, is my own work. Applicants are warned that the provision of false information, or inclusion of work not entirely their own, will automatically invalidate the application.

Personal Statement
Data Protection
  • Ruskin College collects information about all our staff and students for various administrative, academic and health and safety reasons. Under the Data Protection Act 1998, we need your consent before we can do this. Since we cannot operate the College effectively without processing information about our students, we need you to sign the following consent to process personal data. If you require further information about this, please contact the Academic Registrar. 

    I agree to Ruskin College processing person data contained in this form or other data which the College may obtain from me or other people, whilst I am a student. I agree to the processing of such data for any purpose connected with my studies or my health and safety whilst on the premises, for the purpose of anonymised data analysis or of any other legitimate reason.

Under representation
  • Ruskin College particularly welcomes students from backgrounds under-represented in education. It would help us to monitor our inclusivity if you could tick any of the boxes that are relevant to you. This information is analysed across whole student groups and is never made public in a way that could connect it with any particular individual. It may be shared in College on a ‘need to know basis’, in order to offer you support or advice. You may tick more than one box.

    Do any of the following apply to you?(tick all that apply)

Sensitive data

I Give my consent to Ruskin College recording and processing information about me in the following categories (Please tick each box for which you give permission, ideally all 5 boxes unless you object):

  • Purpose Information Category
    Checking suitability and fitness for course places (3,4)
    Managing and maintaining a safe college environment (3,4)
    Managing duties and obligations under the Equality Act 2010 (3)
    Administering scholarship agreements (2)
    Monitoring college performance against targets (1,5)
    Assessing student support needs (3)
    Assessing funding eligibility (5)

    I understand that this information will be used only for the purposes set out in the statement above and my consent is conditional upon Ruskin College complying with its obligations and duties under the Data Protection Act 1998.

Monitoring Information

Completion of this section is voluntary, but to help us monitor our policies and practices in relation to equalities and diversity, you are asked to provide the information requested below. This information is confidential and does not form part of your application. This slip will be detached from your application form when it is received and the information will not be taken into account when your application is considered.

  • Disability Statement

    The College takes reasonable steps to find out whether you have any disabilities so as not to treat students with disabilities less favourably than other students and make reasonable adjustments where required. You may choose not to disclose any disability you may have, but you should recognise that this could mean that we are not able to support you fully with your studies.

    Please tick all the boxes that are applicable:

  • Data Protection

    Ruskin College collects information about all our staff and students for various administrative, academic and health and safety reasons. Because of the data Protection Act 2003 we need your consent before we can do this. Since we cannot operate the College effectively without processing information about you, we need you to sign the following consent to process personal data.

    Do any of the following apply to you? Please tick all that apply: