Higher Education

You can apply to study a full-time Higher Education course with us through UCAS, or a part-time course by contacting us directly.

Truro and Penwith College has been awarded the highest possible Gold rating by the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF), which means you can be sure of the highest quality teaching, learning and outcomes when you study on our university level courses. This is an incredible achievement and puts the College in the top 20% of Higher Educationprovision across the UK.


To apply for one of our full-time courses, you can use the UCAS WEBSITE. Our institution name is Truro and Penwith College and our institution code is T85. After we receive your UCAS application, we’ll be in touch to discuss the next step.

If you have any difficulty applying through the UCAS website, you can call their customer service team on 08714 680468. For students from outside the UK, please call 0044 8712 680468.

Part-time Higher Education Courses

If you would like to apply for a part-time Higher Education course please contact 01872 267122 or email heenquiry@truro-penwith.ac.uk.

Full-time and Part Time Postgraduate Certificate in Education and Certificate in Education

If you would like to apply for the Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) or the Certificate in Education (CertEd), please contact 01872 267091 for further information and an application form. 

Alternatively, you can download the relevant form from the list below.

Application form downloads