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How to Apply

Thank you for choosing to apply to The College Merthyr Tydfil

If you are a new student wishing to apply for a Further Education course or a Higher Education course then please take the time to read our helpful guide and follow these steps...

We welcome applications and correspondence through the medium of Welsh. All applications and correspondence will be dealt with as per the terms and conditions set out in our Admissions Policy for 2020 entry. 


Complete our on-line form  here or alternately complete a paper application form (available from your school Career's Adviser or Head of Year 11) and post the application form to Student Services, FREEPOST, The College Merthyr Tydfil, Ynysfach, Merthyr Tydfil CF48 1AR.

You will be invited for an interview to discuss which course you are best suited to. We will also ask you to complete a WEST assessment for numeracy and literacy. 

You will receive an email / letter either offering you a place on your chosen course(s) or the opportunity to discuss alternative options with our Admissions Team. You will be expected to confirm your acceptance of the offer by email / letter.

You will be sent a welcome letter and details of how to enrol at the college. Our Admissions Team will provide you with the information you need to apply for any additional grants to support you during your studies.

If you are a Year 11 student please come into the college on GCSE results day if you do not get the results that you need to study the course(s) of your choice
If you need any help in applying for a course, do not hesitate to contact our Admissions Team on freephone 0800 1693825



Complete a paper application form or complete it on-line here.










Returning Student?

If you are planning on continuing your studies next year at The College Merthyr Tydfil then please complete our on-line form here or alternately complete a paper application form and post the application form to Admissions Office, FREEPOST, The College Merthyr Tydfil, Ynysfach, Merthyr Tydfil CF48 1AR.

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