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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 tutor for the course you have applied for. Recruitment interview evenings are held regularly and take place on Wednesday evenings throughout the academic year between 4pm – 7pm on the dates shown below:
Please note: These dates are for Full and Part Time courses only


  • 18th October 2017
  • 1st November 2017
  • 8th November 2017
  • 15th November 2017
  • 29th November 2017
  • 22nd November 2017
  • 6th December 2017
  • 13th December 2017

For queries about your application please contact our Admissions team by email admissions@oldham.ac.uk or by calling 0161 785 4039.
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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