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Select the level you want to apply to below. You will be taken to our online application form. (Need more info before beginning your application? Go back to the main programme page.)

Apply now to Start Up

Apply now to Trade Up

Apply now to Scale Up

If you have any problems, contact us on 0207 089 9120 or email


When is the deadline to apply?
The deadline to apply is Thursday 30th April 2020.

Can I see the questions before starting my online application?
Yes, you can download the questions and guidance notes here:

Do I have to complete my application in one sitting?
You can save your application and return to it at a later date. Just click “Save for later”, and you will be given a unique link to return to your application. Remember to save this link.

How do I select which location I want to attend?
In the online application (only applies to Start Up and Trade Up).

What happens when I complete my application?
You click “Preview” to review your application, then click “Apply”. You’ll receive a copy of your submission by email and will then be redirected to our equalities monitoring form.

The guidance notes include full information on the next stages of the application process and how we assess your application.