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Welcome to the Keighley College Applicant Hub. This hub has everything you need to know about starting college this year, with information about courses, useful resources and frequently asked questions, we’re confident we have everything you need to ensure you’re ready to start this September. If you need any more information, just press the live chat button and a member of staff will be happy to help.
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What to expect at an interview!

Once you have submitted your application to study with us, a member of our admissions team will contact you via telephone and email to get you all booked in for your interview.

Here’s our top tips so you can nail your interview. Rest assured, these interviews aren’t scary, they take the format of an informal chat and the main focus is about you and how we can help you achieve your ambitions.

What should I wear?

Unless specified by your course, please attend the interview wearing clothes that you feel comfortable in. It is a good idea to make sure you are still modestly dressed.

How long does an interview last?

Typically it will last 15-30 minutes, this is dependent on your course and will be communicated to you beforehand.

What do I need to bring?

Bring photo ID and any certificated of your qualifications. Some courses may also ask for examples of creative work or for you to bring an object that you feel describes you.

What questions might I be asked?

  • What are your career aspirations?
  • Why do you want to study this course?
  • Have you had any experience in this subject?
  • What is your most recent attendance and punctuality % ?
  • What values do you think are needed to succeed in this course?

After receiving your GCSE results, you will then be invited to enrol at Keighley College and become an official student. During enrolment you will receive your timetable and student ID.

Financial Support

We know it’s a particularly tricky time to be starting college. If you’re facing financial barriers, we offer access to a range of support to help you succeed with your studies. You can get help with expenses such as meals and travel, don’t let money worries hold you back from your future.

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Frequently asked questions

Will I fit in at Keighley College?

Yes! We have a very diverse body of welcoming students and staff. Our courses are based on industry needs and are designed to get you to higher education or top roles in leading industries.

Can I still apply?

Yes! It’s not too late to apply for a course with us if you haven’t already. Check out our courses page to see what we have on offer or if you know exactly which course you’d like to study, click the ‘apply now’ button.

What equipment and resources will I need to study my course?

This varies from course to course. However, once you have applied your tutor will be in touch with you to let you know if you will require any equipment for your course. Funding is also available to those who need it. Available here: Link.

When will I hear about my application?

Our skilled admissions team will usually be in contact with you within 48 hours of applying. However, if this hasn’t happened please contact admissions-kc@keighleycollege.ac.uk.

How long does an interview last?

Our skilled admissions team will usually be in contact with you within 48 hours of applying to arrange an interview date. However, if this hasn’t happened please contact admissions-kc@keighleycollege.ac.uk.

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