If you’re interested in studying at Global Academy, please apply for a place as soon as possible. There are no fees to be a Global Academy student and no tests to join.

If you have any questions about admissions, come along to our next taster event or email our Admissions Teams by contacting 

How old do you need to be to join Global Academy?

Students need to be in Year 9 to join Global Academy at the start of Year 10 - you will normally be 14 years old.

Students need to be in Year 11 to join Global Academy at the start of Year 12 - you will normally be 16 years old.

We do not accept admissions into Year 11 or Year 13 due to the specialist nature of the course. Students need to commence the course at the start of Year 10 or Year 12.

To begin the admissions journey, we recommend that you join us for one of our open events so that you are fully informed about the Academy and what makes us unique.

If you want to join after the event, you will need to complete an application form for Year 10 (aged 14) or Year 12 (aged 16) . Once you've applied, you will be invited to a one to one meeting at the Academy to discuss your passion for Broadcast and Digital Media and have the opportunity to ask any questions you have to make sure this is the right place for you.

Key Dates

Open Event on the 4th October, 10th January or 28th March.

Apply as soon as you are ready. 

See image below for a visual timeline of the admissions process and steps 


Our Admissions Policy is available here or under the policies section of this website.

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