Parents & Carers

Grantham College & University Centre understand the important role that parents and carers play in a young persons decision making in education and are keen to involve you every step of the way. We want to ensure that every individual chooses the right course for them, and are able to gain the qualification they need to achieve their future aspirations.

We have put together some frequently-asked questions and answers which we hope will be of use.

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We accept applications all year round for many courses, interested in joining us? Come along to an Open Day.

Qualifications & Entry Requirements Explained

Want to know more about qualification levels and what they mean?


What courses are available at Grantham College?

We offer many different courses including; BTEC’s, T-Levels, Apprenticeships, Access to Higher Education, Higher Education, Community Learning, online learning & Professional Qualifications

How long is a course?

Our individual course pages details of all the information you need, including the entry requirements and whether they are one-year or two-year courses.

What support is available to students?

We are very proud of our student support team who can offer help and advice in finance, study support, counselling, safeguarding and career planning.

What if my child’s English or Maths GCSE grades aren’t high enough?

All our students continue to develop their English and Maths through their studies. Students who have yet to achieve Grade C in English and Maths can usually study either or both up to GCSE level as part of their main course.

How do we apply for Grantham College?

To apply for a full-time course, students should apply online or download and complete a form.

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