East Sussex College International

How to Apply

Thank you for choosing East Sussex College. Please find below the two easy steps you need to make to apply for a place on one of our courses.

Step 1

Complete and Return Your Application

Please click on the link below and save it to your own computer. Complete the application form in full and then email us the document and a copy of your ID card or passport and supporting academic certificates (if applicable). Please note that European Union ID Cards are only valid for travel to the UK until October 2021.

Step 2


When making your application you should pay a deposit of £2000 to secure your course place (or your full fees if less than this). Should you wish to book accommodation please add a further £60.00 Accommodation Arrangement Fee. Please note that you will be required to pay your fees in full at the start of your course and deposit payments are deducted from the final amount payable. However if you are from Hong Kong and in receipt of the Overseas Education Allowance (OEA), termly payments can be arranged at a cost of £15.00 per term.

Important Information About Fees

Please see the price lists below for accommodation, airport collection and tuition fees. Your £2000 deposit will go towards your first term tuition fees. Tuition fees should be paid in full on or before enrolment.

Please note that you may be required to buy course materials such as books.

All courses, options and activities are offered subject to sufficient student numbers on enrolment.

Fees for Courses:

Once Accepted You Will Receive:

  • An Offer Letter
  • Your accommodation details
  • Your airport collection details (if requested)
  • A detailed pre-arrival pack


It is highly recommended that you attend the enrolment programme as it will help you to adjust to college life and make new friends.

You will receive a full induction including:

  • An English language assessment
  • A tour of the campus and local area
  • Academic guidance

Please let us know if you are unable to attend.

If You Change Your Mind

The deposit and tuition fees will only be refunded under exceptional circumstances as defined by the college. If you are declined a Student Visa you will be required to send us a copy of your visa rejection letter. We reserve the right to keep the deposit if there is any evidence that the visa application was incomplete, not genuine or truthful. The Accommodation Arrangement fee is non-refundable.

Refund Policy

Before you apply, please read our refund policy.

International Code of Practice

East Sussex College’s International Code of Practice gives details of our procedures and legal obligations, as well as what is expected from all applicants and students. We strongly recommend that you read this document before applying.

Contact Us

East Sussex College
Mountfield Road Lewes East Sussex, BN7 2XH. United Kingdom
Tel: +44 (0)30 300 39916
Email: international@escg.ac.uk

East Sussex College
Cross Levels Way Eastbourne East Sussex, BN21 2UF. United Kingdom
Tel: +44 (0)30 300 38787
Email: international@escg.ac.uk

East Sussex College
Station Approach Hastings East Sussex, TN34 1BA. United Kingdom
Tel: +44 (0)30 300 39400
Email: international@escg.ac.uk

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