How to apply

Apply online

You can apply online using the following link:

When you open the online application form type: A Levels: Sixth Form College Full-time into the Add a course box. You do not need to apply for individual A Levels – these will be decided when you come for your interview.

Apply online

 Apply by post

Complete the attached application form by filling in ALL relevant sections clearly in black ink and return to:
FE Admissions
Barnsley Sixth Form College
PO Box 266
Church Street
South Yorkshire
S70 2YW


It is important that you provide a telephone number so we can contact you about your application form if we need to.


If your details change after you have completed the form you need to tell us.

When should I apply?

The earlier the better as it gives you the opportunity of an early interview.

What happens next?

Your application will be acknowledged. You will then be sent an interview date and will receive important information by post, including financial support and travel information.

What happens at interview?

The interview is a meeting between yourself and a tutor. It’s an opportunity to get more detailed course information and help you decide if A Levels are the right choice for you.

Can I change my mind?

Yes, there is no formal commitment at this stage. If you’d like to change your choice of A Levels just
email us: or call us on +44 (0)1226 216 106.

Can I apply for a course at Barnsley College as well as Barnsley Sixth Form College?

You are welcome to apply for both A Levels and vocational courses. You’ll just need to use the Barnsley College Application Form and add all the courses you are applying for onto this form.

What happens if I don’t get the right grades?

Don’t panic! We have a place for you. Contact our Information Team on +44 (0)1226 216 123 or email them and they will advise you on what to do.

Want some more information?

Come along to one of our Open Days, speak to an Information Adviser in school, come into see our Information Team on the ground floor at Barnsley College’s Old Mill Lane campus.