How to Apply

Part-time study is flexible and rewarding. Apply today.

There are two ways to apply for part-time study at Glasgow Caledonian University:

1.     Find your course and apply online.

You can apply directly through the course page you are interested in:

2.     Download and fill in an application form

You can download and fill in the application form below that relates to your course level, making sure you check the “part-time” option as you complete it:

If you are unsure which form to use please email the Admissions Office at or call 0141 331 3334.

Some programmes, particularly in Allied Health fields, require that prospective students undergo a PVG check. Applicants for these programmes, who are unable to use our online application system, should complete the Application Form (PVG).

Programmes requiring a PVG check
  • BA Opthalmic Dispensing Management
  • BA Social Work
  • BSc (Hons) Nursing Studies (Adult)
  • BSc (Hons) Nursing Studies (Child)
  • BSc (Hons) Nursing Studies (Learning Disabilities)
  • BSc (Hons) Nursing Studies (Mental Health)
  • BSc Diagnostic Imaging
  • BSc Human Nutrition & Dietetics
  • BSc Nursing Studies (Adult)
  • BSc Nursing Studies (Child)
  • BSc Nursing Studies (Learning Disabilities)
  • BSc Nursing Studies (Mental Health)
  • BSc Occupational Therapy
  • BSc Optometry
  • BSc Oral Health Science
  • BSc Orthoptics
  • BSc Paramedic Science
  • BSc Physiotherapy
  • BSc Podiatry
  • BSc Radiotherapy and Oncology
  • Doctorate of Physiotherapy (pre-reg)
  • DPsych Counselling Psychology
  • DPsych Health Psychology
  • DPsych Sports and Exercise Psychology
  • MSc Diagnostic Imaging
  • MSc Investigative Ophthalmology and Vision Research
  • MSc Nursing Studies (Adult)
  • MSc Occupational Therapy (pre-reg)
  • MSc Physiotherapy (pre-reg)
  • MSc Social Work
Supporting documentation

Along with your application form, we require supporting documents which allow us to make an accurate decision with regards to your eligibility, whilst also providing you with a fast and efficient response to your application.

Copies of certificates/transcripts for your completed qualifications

For Postgraduate programmes, these can be scanned and emailed to us at, but please ensure that you state your name and course applied for in the email.

For Undergraduate part-time programmes or modules, these can be scanned and emailed to us at

Academic or employer reference

This is an important requirement for most programmes. We request that you submit a reference along with your application (not just the referees’ contact details). However, if this is not possible at the time of application and all other entry requirements are met, a reference may form part of your offer. If you are unsure, please contact us and we’ll be happy to advise.

Contact us

Phone: +44 141 331 8630


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