How to Apply
We are delighted you are considering applying to study with us at Black Mountains College. Once you’ve decided on the level of study you’re interested in you can apply via the following methods.
Apply for the BMC Degree
You can apply from September 2022 through ucas.com and directly through our website.
Apply on UCAS
Full instructions are detailed online and help is available at: www.ucas.com/apply
Find us on UCAS: Cardiff Metropolitan/Black Mountains College – BA (Hons) Sustainable Futures: Arts, Ecology, and Systems Change
UCAS Code: BME1
This means that BMC will be an additional choice, alongside any UCAS application you may be submitting.
- Apply on ucas.com, search UCAS code: BME1
- Submit a personal statement
- You may be asked to complete an admissions interview
- Track your application progress on ucas.com/track
- Decision received
We can support you in completing your application form directly, or if you’re ready and know that BMC is for you please fill in a direct application form here.
You will need to submit a reference alongside your application. Click here to download a reference form
Please only submit one application (either direct to BMC or via UCAS); where more than one is received from the same individual, we will only consider the first application we receive.
We have designed and will continue to refine our admissions process to welcome expression and ambition in a range of formats. We want to focus on potential and passion for creating sustainable futures, not just past achievements.
We know that an application process can be a big undertaking, whether you are returning to study after a gap or completing it at the same time as A-Levels or another qualification. We hope the one we have designed will also help you to decide if studying at BMC is the right choice for you.
Apply for Further Education Courses
Our year-long vocational training in future skills which include seasonal catering, organic horticulture, coppicing, coding and regenerative farming, can be applied to directly.
Apply for Short Courses
We host several short course events throughout the year exploring what the climate and ecological crisis means for you, your family, your community or your career.
We have designed and will continue to refine our admissions process at all levels, to welcome expression and ambition in a range of formats. We want to focus on potential and passion, not just past achievements. We aim to offer an interview to all who would like one.
If you’re not sure which course is most suitable for you or have any questions about studying with us, please contact Student Support and one of our team will be able to help.