Schools Engagement -

Student Recruitment and Applications

Welcome to Askham Bryan College from our Student Recruitment & Applications Team - StAR The StAR Team is your one stop shop for recruitment events, course advice and guidance, applications, widening participation and education progression. We are here to help inform you about our college, our campuses, our facilities and the courses we have on offer. We can also help with all of your application enquiries too.

To arrange an assembly, invite us to an event or organise a school visit to a campus simply contact one of our Student Recruitment Team below, listed alongside their relevant campus:


Name Campus Phone Email
Tim Westwood – Student Recruitment and Applications Manager  All campuses 01904 772236
Abi Smith – Student Recruitment Coordinator  All campuses 01904 772325


If you would like a small group or class visit to one of campuses, simply email Abi Smith (above) to request further information.

If you have any further enquiries we can help you with, please complete the form below and we will endeavour to get back to you as soon as possible:

Our courses:

We offer full-time, part-time, apprenticeship, degree and employment-related short courses, all of which are listed on our website. All of our full-time courses have work placement hours as part of their programme.

How and when can students apply?

College Applications: We accept applications throughout the academic year and we encourage students to apply as early as possible. Students can apply via our website or by completing a paper application form available from us. The sooner we have a student’s application, the sooner we can arrange an interview. An application does not commit the student to accepting a place.

UCAB Applications: If you are applying for one of our degree level study courses with University Centre Askham Bryan (UCAB), please see our how to apply section.

Short Courses and Commercial: For more information on applying and booking on our short courses or commercial training provision, please see our online store for further information.

Our open events:

We have a range of open events throughout the year. Dates and booking information are on our Open Event page. Events include open mornings, information evenings and taster sessions – booking is essential. Applications and interviews can be arranged at any of our open events.

We also organise school and group visits tailored to your needs and interests, simply contact us to discuss your requirements.

Tel: 01904 772211


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