Graduate Certificate/Diploma in Theology Application Form


Please tick which course you would like to study and the mode of delivery.

Graduate Certificate in TheologyGraduate Diploma in Theology

UK/EU CitizensInternational StudentsSingle Modules

Name/Contact Details

Application Fee

This course requires a £35 application fee. You can pay below, by bank transfer (details available on request), or by cheque made payable to Birmingham Christian College.


The college has a limited amount of accommodation and gives priority to first year students. We accommodate others as availability allows. Please indicate your accommodation needs if any.

None RequiredSingle Bedsit

Physical Disability / Learning Difficulty / Health

Do you have any physical disability, learning difficulty or health problem that might affect your studies or residential needs? If so, please give details:

Emergency Contact

Academic Qualifications

Please list details below (most recent first) of qualifications you have gained. If you have not yet gained the award, please state in the Name of institution column ’pending’.

Name of institution and address Dates of attendance (From) Dates of attendance (To) Qualification, subject name and awarding body Date of award

English Language Ability

For students whose first language is not English:
Please tick as appropriate:

ESOL/EFL test results (IELTS, Cambridge or equivalent). Please note a formal test is MANDATORY unless you have ticked the second box above.


Employment / Professional Experience

Name & address of employer Dates (From) Dates (To) Position Held Experience Gained

Other Relevant Experience

This section does not presuppose any preferred answers, and is purely to enable the college to advise on the best way to benefit from the course.


Please give us the names and addresses of TWO people to whom we may write (remember to ask them first). One should be your church pastor/leader, the other should be able to comment on your personal and vocational development and/or on your academic ability.
Please note, we cannot accept family members/relations as referees.

Referee 1

Referee 2

Criminal Convictions



Please remember that all applicants, including those from the UK and EU will be required to pay each semester's fees by the end of the first week of each semester. How do you propose to finance your course? Overseas applicants requiring a study visa will be required to pay their fees in full before an offer letter can be issued.


Equal Opportunities Monitoring Information

Information on ethnicity and/or disability will not be used in reaching a decision on the outcome of your application.

Ethnic Origin

WhiteBlack/British CaribbeanBlack/British AfricanBlack (Other)Asian/British PakistaniAsian/British BangladeshiAsian/British IndianAsian/British ChineseAsian (Other)White/Black CaribbeanWhite/Black AfricanWhite/AsianOtherDo not wish to specifyNot Known

Disabilities (tick all that apply)

AutisticBlind/Visually impairedDeaf/Hearing impairedDyslexiaOther Learning DifficultyMental Health needsMobility problemsMultiple disabilitiesUnseen disabilityOther

If you selected 'Other' please specify:

Finding out about Birmingham Christian College

How did you first learn about Birmingham Christian College (please tick)?

Internet SearchChurch/PastorFriendCurrent/Former StudentPress AdvertRadio AdvertOther

If you selected 'Other' please specify:

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