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We aim to provide a decision or interview according to the dates provided below, but there may be circumstances where a decision will take longer, for example, if an application for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is made as part of the application process. See Notes below.

Decision/interview notifications 15 January to end-July 2019

Application receivedLatest decision/interview notification
by 15 January end March
16 January to end February end April
during March end May
during April end June
during May and June mid July

Decision/interview notifications 1st July onwards

  • Applications received from 1 July onwards will be notified of a decision/interview by mid August at the latest, but it is likely you will receive a decision well before that date.
  • UCAS Applications received after 30 June will be dealt with through Clearing.

Applicant response deadlines

  • Applicants who have received decisions or an interview date on all their applications by 31 March should respond by 1 May.  UCAS Applicants will be declined by default on this date.
  • Applicants who have received decisions on all their applications by 2 May should respond by 6 June.  UCAS Applicants will be declined by default on this date.
  • Applicants who have received an offer on all their applications by 6 June should respond by 20 June. UCAS Applicants will be declined by default on this date.
  • Applicants who have received decisions on all their applications by 11 July should respond by 18 July. UCAS Applicants will be declined by default on this date.

Notes

The dates / deadlines / interview / notification periods discussed on this page rely on the applicant:

  • providing the correct information on their application form
  • including any additional documents we have asked for such as passports, English Language and other certificates
  • attending or responding to any invitations to interview.

The university aims to acknowledge an application within 5 days of receipt.

  • UCAS deadlines are set by UCAS and are therefore outwith our control.
  • Direct deadlines are set by the university. If there are any issues with meeting a direct deadline, then please contact us using the details provided in your offer letter.