This page aims to provide you with all of the information you need to support your application and your transition into college. If you have any queries or would like any further information, please do not hesitate to contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone 01685 726012
We have a friendly, knowledgeable and experienced Admissions Team who are here to ensure that all individual learners seeking a place at the college are appropriately matched to a programme or course of study that enables them to achieve the very best they can and progress on to a destination of their choice.
From initial enquiry through to enrolment and induction, the team are here to:
To contact the team, please email email@example.com or telephone on 01685 726012
If you have not already applied, you can apply for a course by either:
1. Going on to our Website www.merthyr.ac.uk and clicking the apply now button on the course of your choice
For a detailed guide on how to complete the on-line application process, please click here
At the end of the application process, you will be prompted to follow a link to complete a WEST Screener (link here)
For a detailed guide on how to complete the WEST screener, please click here
What if I am undecided about what course to study?
If you are still undecided about the course you wish to apply for, please take a look at our 24/7 Virtual Open Day page here or contact out team of admissions advisers who can provide virtual, telephone or email advice and guidance on the full range of courses and pathways on offer for you.
If you are thinking about applying for a higher education course with us, please visit our dedicated HE Virtual Open Event page here
If you have already applied to study a course with us and have received a conditional or unconditional offer, you will receive a letter and email informing you of the process for enrolment.
If you have only just applied, please don't worry, we will be in touch very soon to arrange an interview via telephone or Microsoft Teams and inform you of your next steps.
Following your interview, we will write out to you to confirm an offer to study with us. Once you have received this offer and confirmed your acceptance, we will keep in touch with you until your enrolment through a variety of ways, including:
We will confirm your place on your course as soon as you have received your GCSE results. You will then be invited in for enrolment.
What if I don't achieve the GCSE results I expected?
Please do not worry if you do not receive the results that you expected or you wish to change course. We will write out to you just prior to June to provide details of all of the help, support, advice and guidance sessions that we will be running across the summer, giving you the opportunity to book a virtual or face to face advice and guidance slot to discuss your options and look at the courses and pathways on offer for you.
This advice and guidance will also be available via:
Telephone – 01685 726012
Email – firstname.lastname@example.org
Messaging us on any of the following social media channels:
To help you prepare for your enrolment, please take a look at our enrolment information page here.
Once you have received all of the advice and guidance you need, finalised your subject choice and completed your enrolment you will be invited in to participate in our programme of transition activities as above and also attend an induction at college.
We will notify you of the date of this induction as soon as we can.
During this induction, you will meet your course tutor, go through your timetable, receive an introduction to how your Teaching and Learning will be delivered across the academic year and have an opportunity to ask any questions you may have.