How to apply

Applications for all pathways for September 2020 entry are now open.

Applications for January 2021 will open later in the year.

To apply to the Foundation programme you will need to complete and submit your application using the apply buttons on your chosen pathway page.

 

 

Click here to see all pathway pages.   

  1. You are able to upload your supporting documents during completion of the application if you wish to do so, or you can submit these via email after submitting your application. 
  2. If you wish to provide any further information or supporting documentation after you have completed and submitted the online application form, you are welcome to do so. Please send this via email to foundation@contacts.bham.ac.uk
  3. Once you have submitted your application form you will  receive an instant acknowledgement which will provide you with your University ID number. Please quote this number in all correspondence. You will then be sent a further acknowledgement email confirming receipt of your application.
  4. We aim to reach a decision on complete applications within approximately five working days* (working days are normally Monday to Friday). If we require any further information from you we will write to you by email.      

*Applications to progress on to Pharmacy, Physiotherapy or Medicine degrees after the foundation year will take longer than the stated five days to be considered.   

If you don't submit your documents

We will not be able to make a decision on your application until your supporting documents are received. If you have not yet completed your qualification please send your transcript of results received to date.

You may also send copies of any English qualifications you hold at this stage; however, this is not mandatory at the point of application. 

If you encounter problems while completing the form

  • If you experience problems uploading documents, please submit the form and email your documents to foundation@contacts.bham.ac.uk
  • Please ensure you complete all compulsory fields to enable you to submit the form.
  • If you are unable to apply online, or have any trouble using the online application form, please contact us .

Remember to check details of our entry requirements before you apply.