Information for New students applying to study at CAFRE


COVID-19 Update

CAFRE continues to respond to the developing COVID-19 situation in line with the Public Health Agency (PHA) and the Northern Ireland Executive.
Following the announcement of the cancellation of examinations and assessments in Northern Ireland, CAFRE is fully aware that students may be concerned about the use of predicted grades for entry on to the course(s) have applied for.

Please be assured that CAFRE will be working closely with the Department of Education, UCAS, CCEA and Awarding bodies over the coming months and that there is nothing students need to do at this stage regarding their application(s). We are still looking forward to welcoming you onto one of our courses later this year.

If you have any queries about any of our courses please contact us on Freephone 0800 028 4291



New Applications for September 2020

Applications are still open for all of CAFRE courses. Those interested in Certificate and Diploma courses after GCSE’s or part-time degree programmes can APPLY ONLINE 

Applications for Honours and Foundation Degree courses should be made through UCAS as a late application up until the end of June and then through UCAS Clearing.  For further information on Hounours and Foundation degree click HERE. 


Have you got further queries?

Have a read of our Frequently Asked Questions

See the GCSE Equivalent Qualifications for Entry on to Further Education Courses 2020 /2021