How to apply

Key facts

  • the UCAS code for the University of Bradford is BRADF B56
  • the deadline for late applications for September 2018 is 30 June 2018
  • from 5 July you can submit an application through Clearing
  • applications for September 2019 should be submitted between September 2018 and 15 January 2019

Full-time applications

Applications for full-time undergraduate courses must be submitted via UCAS (Universities and Colleges Admissions Service).

Full instructions can be found on the UCAS website. Your school or college will also be able to help you with the process. 

If you are not currently at school or college, or require further information, you can contact UCAS on 0371 468 0468, or via their social media channels. 

Part-time applications

Applications for part-time undergraduate courses must be submitted online, directly to the University of Bradford. 


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Dates and deadlines

For September 2018 entry

  • 15 January 2018 - entry deadline for most undergraduate courses
  • 25 February 2018 - UCAS Extra begins
  • 30 June 2018 - late entry deadline
  • 5 July 2018 - Clearing opens
  • 16 August 2018 - A-level results published
  • 16 August 2018 - Adjustment opens
  • 17 September 2018 - Autumn term starts
  • 20 September 2018 - Final deadline for 2018 entry applications

If you didn't manage to get your application in by 15 January don't worry, there are a number of ways you can still apply for one of our courses: 

More ways to apply


Extra allows you to add another choice, if you didn't receive any offers from your original five choices.

Extra for September 2018 entry will run from 25 February 2018 until 4 July 2018.


Clearing provides another opportunity for you to apply if you aren't holding a place when your results are released.

Clearing for September 2018 entry will begin on 5 July 2018.


If your results are better than expected, Adjustment allows you to enquire about swapping your unconditional offer for a different course or a different university.

Adjustment for September 2018 entry runs from 16-31 August 2018.


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