We want to make your application as easy as possible. The application process does vary depending on the the level and type of course you are applying for so please check the information below to find out how to apply to us.
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We recommend that applications are submitted early to ensure your chosen courses are available.
Whether you are looking for your Options at Year 9 or Options after Year 11 Careers>EastSussex will help you get all the information you need about a wide range of local courses and apprenticeships.
The prospectus will allow you to search for something specific, compare courses, find a Provider, and look up Job Profiles so that you can begin to plan your career. There is also lots of useful and inspirational information to help you make the most of this site.
When you're in year 11 you can complete your application form and send it to the provider(s) you are interested in. Once submitted your application can be tracked.
You can log in into the system through “My Account” using the login details provided by your school or academy. If your school/ academy do not issue any account details you can register as a new user. To self-register please provide as much detail as possible.
16-19 Full time
apply by post
You will be able to find an application form in the back of our prospectus, or you can download one here (see links below) and print it. Use a black pen to complete the form in capital letters. You will also need to ask your school to complete a reference form. Once both forms are completed you can send them to us in the post. You should return the completed forms to the campus you'd like to study at.
Need help with your application?
Our friendly Admissions Team is always happy to help you with your application:
Tel: 030 300 39699 Opening Times: 09.00-16:00 Monday-Friday Email: Eastbourne/Newhaven: Eastbourne.Admissions@escg.ac.uk Eastbourne/Lewes/Newhaven Financial Assistance: Ebnlewes.Bursary@escg.ac.uk Lewes: Lewes.Admissions@escg.ac.uk Hastings: Hastings.Admissions@escg.ac.uk Hastings Financial Assistance: Hastings.Bursary@escg.ac.uk
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19+ Part-Time Courses
Thinking about learning something new or changing your career?
Whether you want a new hobby, to meet new people, learn new skills or build on existing talents, East Sussex College has a part-time course for you. Our active and enjoyable part-time classes are taught by industry experts in beautiful, well-equipped campuses.
It is really easy to apply for one of our part-time courses.
If you need any help with your enrolment form you can get in touch with our friendly and helpful Admissions Team:
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