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What happens next?


Once we have received your application we will contact you within two weeks to invite you to come along for an interview with the to meet your tutor for the course pathway you have applied for. Recruitment interview evenings are held regularly and take place on Wednesday evenings throughout the academic year between 4pm – 7pm.

Next interview dates are –

  • Wednesday 25th January
  • Wednesday 8th February
  • Wednesday 22nd February
  • Wednesday 8th March
  • Wednesday 22nd March
  • Wednesday 19th April
  • Wednesday 17th May
  • Wednesday 14th June
  • Wednesday 12th July

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I'm currently in year 11 at:


  • Oasis Academy Oldham
  • Newman RC College
  • Hathershaw College
  • Saddleworth School
  • Oldham Academy North
  • Failsworth High School

Or any other school that has provided you with a UCAS account. Your teachers will supply you with a username and password. All college full time courses and apprenticeship programmes are listed and your preferences can be put into your personal favourites basket. Next complete your personal profile. The website will then send your application to your teachers for checking.

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Study Programme


All students at Oldham College will participate in a personalised study programme that will maximise your potential and enable you to progress onto employment, apprenticeships or higher education.

This means you will:

  • Study a core qualification in a vocational discipline and continue to develop your English and Maths skills through functional skills, GCSE resits and the option of Level 3 qualifications
  • Participate in meaningful work experience
  • Enjoy a range of enrichment opportunities e.g. basketball, archery, skiing and sign language
  • Take part in dedicated tutorial sessions to review your progress and development