You should apply to Norland through UCAS

Begin your application

UCAS is the UK’s Universities and Colleges Admissions Service. Whether you are a UK or international student, you should make your application to Norland through UCAS.

To make your UCAS application, you’ll need:

Our institution code: N52

Our course code: X310

Our course name: BA (Hons) Early Childhood Education and Care (for 2023 entry, subject to validation)

2023 applications go live on UCAS on 17 May 2022 
2023 applications can be submitted from 6 September 2022

Contact our Admissions team if you have any questions about your application

+44 (0)1225 904050 [email protected]

The application process

View UCAS key dates


UCAS applications open

Applications can be submitted up until the equal consideration deadline in January via UCAS to begin your studies the following year (or for a deferred place), using the codes provided above.


Norland interviews begin

If you meet our entry requirements, you will be invited to one of our interview sessions, which run from October until we close applications.


UCAS equal consideration deadline

To ensure your application to Norland receives equal consideration, you must submit it before this deadline.

31 March 2023

Emily Ward Bursary deadline

Once you hold the offer of a place to study, you will be invited to submit a bursary application by the deadline to be considered for a means-tested award.


UCAS offers response deadline

If you receive all your application decisions by May, you must reply to your offers by the UCAS June deadline, otherwise they will be declined by default.


A-level/SQA results day

A-level/SQA results are published in August and conditional offers will be either confirmed or declined, depending on your results.

Writing your personal statement

We understand that you may be applying to other universities and courses and will be unable to specifically mention studying at Norland and your aspirations to become a Norland Nanny in your personal statement. If you’d like to tailor a personal statement to Norland, saying why you want to study with us, we will accept this additional statement which you can email directly to our admissions team. This will be considered alongside the rest of your application.

Watch our Admissions Q&A from September 2021 below for more advice and tips on applying to Norland.

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Meet our admissions team

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Sue Murphy - Admissions Manager

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Rebecca Tidman - Admissions Manager

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Helpful videos for applicants

Watch our Admissions Q&A from September 2022
Students give interview tips to applicants at our virtual open event
Watch our admissions and accommodation Q&A in full

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