Formerly City College Brighton and Hove

How to apply for 16-19 (full-time) courses

Found a course you like?

Applying is easy

You have two options:

1. Apply using our online application form

Click here to browse our full-time 16-19 courses.

When you find the course you want to study, click on ‘apply now’ to complete a simple online application form. We will receive your application straight away.

Please note that we are using an application form that was developed in conjunction with Varndean College and BHASVIC College. Please remember to put the MET as your first choice college.

2. Complete the PDF application form (which you can print, email or post)

Once you have found the course you want to study. Click here to download our PDF application form.

Complete the form, then either:

  • Email the completed form to, or
  • Post the completed form to:

Brighton MET  
Pelham Street  
East Sussex
BN1 4FA 

  • Alternatively, you can drop off your form at the College’s main reception or the Student Centre where you can also speak to a member of the Admissions team.

Please note: We do not give priority to applications from pupils enrolled at particular schools. All applications are treated with the same priority.

What happens next?

Within about three weeks you'll receive a letter inviting you to attend an ‘application review meeting’. This is an opportunity for you to find out more about Brighton MET and the course you are applying for, see our facilities and ask any questions you may have. The Course Tutor will review your application form with you and ensure that the course you have applied for is the best option for you. You are welcome to bring a parent or carer with you.

Click here to see our timeline for applications from now until you enrol.

Still unsure?

Contact our course advice team to talk through your options. We have a friendly and experienced team of people whose job it is to help and guide you through your choices before and after you start. Our admissions team can provide support and answer any questions you have about the application process.

If you wish to contact our course advice team call 01273 667759 or email

If you wish to contact our admissions team call 01273 667704 or email