Schools which admit pupils in year 10 are called university technical colleges (UTCs) or studio schools.
Applications for year 10 in September 2021 must be made directly to the council that you are living in at the time of application, regardless of the borough which the school is in. The deadline for applying is 31 October 2020.
The national offer day for on time applicants is 1 March 2021. If you apply online you will receive an email in the evening on 1 March confirming if you have been offered a place.
Before you apply
How to apply
Apply online on the eadmissions website from 1 September 2020.
If you have questions about applying for a school place, contact the main round admissions team.