If you are looking to study at a university with a strong international community, then Canterbury Christ Church University is the perfect choice.  

If English is not your first language and you choose to study for an undergraduate degree, we offer English language courses and an International Foundation Programme.

How to apply for undergraduate study

The great news is that applying for an undergraduate degree course with us at Canterbury Christ Church University is easy. You can find out everything you need to know right here. You can also visit the applying section of the website for more information. 

 View the Interactive International Student Guide

We accept a range of qualifications from all over the world to ensure that wherever you are from, you will be able to study at undergraduate level with us. These requirements vary from country-to-country. It’s important that you know what qualifications you need.

To find out your requirements, just visit the Your country page.

To study full-time, you can either apply via:

To study part-time you should apply directly to the University.

The UCAS application process is the main tool which is used by applicants to apply to a UK university. It very easy. All you need is:

  • our Institution Code - C10
  • course code you are interested in studying.

You can find the UCAS course code on our course pages. You then need to complete the online form. This will include:

  • your qualifications or expected qualifications
  • personal statement,
  • contact details for a referee. 

You can apply for undergraduate study directly. The application process is very similar to applying via UCAS. You will need to provide the same information – the main difference is that you will be in direct contact with us straight away. Relevant courses will have direct application links on them.

Our applying section will guide you through the process in an easy-to-understand step-by-step.


You can contact our recruitment partner InUni to start your application. The InUni team will support and guide you throughout your application​.

Phone: +44 208 175 3200​

Email: cccu@gus.global

Visit: https://inuni-admissions.inuniglobal.com/cccu-international 

Talk to us about starting your application

English is not my first language

To prepare you for study in the UK we have three different options available. These depend on your qualification level in English or personal requirements before starting your main degree course.

Find more information about English language requirements on our International page.

Our International Foundation Programme is designed to fully prepare you for undergraduate degree-level study.

There are two versions of this course depending on your academic qualifications and English language level. 

You can find out all about our International Foundation Programme course options here.

Support for international undergraduates

Our Student Support team is here to help you. 

We’ll support you every step of the way, from help with visas and the English language to making sure you feel safe and happy as you study with us.

Below are just some of the advice and support services we offer to help you through your time studying with us.

The Student Support and Wellbeing Advisers are a team that offer support, advice, and guidance on a wide range of personal, financial, and academic matters. 

First, visit our International student fees and funding page what's available to you. You can also speak to a Student Support and Wellbeing Adviser about any financial concerns you might have. 

Want to work whilst you study in the UK? If you are eligible to work, Unitemps can help you find it. We can also offer you advice on your future career. 

We are officially 1st in the UK for graduates in employment. Read how you can enhance your employability and become work-ready upon graduation. 

You will be able to access facilities including a Canterbury-based chapel, Muslim Prayer room, a Buddhist Meditation Room, and quiet rooms at both Canterbury and Medway campuses. Each of these is supported and supervised by our Chaplaincy team.