How to enrol

How to enrol

From October to May you can apply online for courses starting in September, where you will have an interview and be invited to a scheduled enrolment session.  From May to September, if you haven't made an application you need to come into the College to enrol in person.  Below you can find further information about what you need to do.

Already applied for a course

If you've applied to study with us and been successfull, you'll  receive an offer of a place.  You'll be sent a letter telling you when and where to come to enrol.

If you haven't received your letter, can't find it or have missed your appointment, contact the Course Information Team on 020 7700 9200 or email onlineapps@candi.ac.uk.

If you have not applied for a course

If you have not applied by May you will need to come and enrol at the centre of your chosen course in person. Come to one of our enrolment sessions and our staff will help you choose a course that suits you.

Course places are allocated on a first come first served basis, so don't delay!

Next enrolment sessions

When: Thursday 20 August 2015 – Friday 4 September 2015 (excluding weekends and bank holidays).  Find out the specific dates and times for each centre

Where: At the Centre where your chosen course is run 

What course: Find out what courses we offer and where they're run.

What to bring with you: Don't forget to bring everything you need - see the section below.

Enrolment sessions also take place in December and January for courses starting in the New Year (dates will be announced).

Enrolment sessions do not apply to full time Higher Education courses, ESOL, English and Maths courses for adults or International students.

For some courses you'll be able to enrol online.  You'll see an 'Enrol now' button next to the course, just click and follow the instructions.

What you need to bring with you for enrolment

Speed things up on the day by printing out and completing the Enrolment Form 2015-16 [PDF] before you come.

Please bring with you:

  • Evidence of your nationality and immigration status, e.g: If you're a UK national: your passport, or If you're an EU/EEA/Swiss national: your passport or national ID card
  • If you're a non-UK/non-EU/non-EEA/non-Swiss national: your passport and evidence of your immigration status, e.g. visa vignette in passport, Biometric Residence Permit
  • Qualifications taken to date (including those graded as U)
  • Your National Insurance Number
  • Payment for any costs such as course materials or a DBS check

If you're aged 16-18 at the start of your course you'll also need to bring:

  • Your completed Financial Support application form and evidence if you intend to apply for a bursary (this form will be available here for download in July)
  • Original certificates for all your exams/qualifications taken to date (including those graded as U) and 3 sets of photocopies of your exam certificates

If you're aged 19 or over at the start of your course, you'll also need to bring:

  • Original evidence (less than 6 months old) that you are in receipt of State Benefit(s) or if you are an unwaged dependant of someone in receipt of State Benefit(s) State Benefit(s) include: ‘Active Benefits’ relating to individuals who are unemployed and seeking employment: Income Based Job Seekers Allowance, Employment and Support Allowance Work Related Activity Group (WRAG), and Universal Credit (for individuals who are unemployed and required to undertake skills training).  Other State Benefits -  including but not limited to - Income Support, Housing Benefit, Council Tax Benefit, Pension Credit, Employment and Support Allowance (Support Group), Asylum Support, Local Authority subsistence support, Universal Credit
  • Payment for fees where applicable, such as: exam fees, the first instalment of the course fees or your bank details (for Direct Debit instalments) if you are assessed to be a full fee payer, sponsorship letter if you are being sponsored by an employer, confirmation of your application to the Student Loans Company for the 24+ Advanced Learning Loan 

See our Apply and Enrol FAQs for more information.

For Higher Education courses

If you've accepted your offer to study with us, you'll be sent a letter telling you when and where to come to enrol.

If you haven't received your letter, can't find it or have missed your appointment, contact the Course Information Team on 020 7700 9200 or email hedegrees@candi.ac.uk.

Missed the UCAS application deadline?

Don't have any offers? Don't worry, you could still get a place with us through Clearing. 

For English and Maths courses for adults

For ESOL courses, you'll need to bring your passport with you to book your assessment.

Finsbury Park Centre - for all courses including ESOL

Centre for Lifelong Learning

28-42 Blackstock Road, Finsbury Park, N4 2DG - how to find us

  • Monday to Thursday 9am-7pm
  • Friday 9am-3pm

Camden Road Centre - for ESOL courses only

Centre for Business, Arts and Technology

444 Camden Road, N7 0SP - how to find us

  • Monday 8.30am-5pm
  • Tuesday and Thursday 8.30am-7pm,
  • Wednesday and Friday 8.30am-3.30pm 

For International students

If you're a national of a country outside the UK/EU/EEA you'll probably be considered an international student.

If you've applied to study with us and received an offer of a place, you'll be sent a letter telling you when and where to come to enrol.

If you haven't received your letter, can't find it or have missed your appointment, contact our International Office on 020 7700 9252 or email us at international@candi.ac.uk.

Enrolment dates and times

Enrolment dates and times

Enrolment begins from 20 August 2015. Find out the specific dates and times for each centre here.

Download enrolment form

Speed things up on the day by printing out and completing the Enrolment Form 2015-16 before you come.

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Our centres

The College has five diverse centres in North London that make up one College. Find out what makes them unique.

Financial support

Financial support

Most of our courses are free, and if not we can help you get a government loan. Don't let finances stop you learning.