Hockerill Anglo-European College has two main admission years to the College.

These are at Year 7 (the start of a student’s secondary education at age 11) and Year 12 (entry into the sixth form at age 16). Applications can be made for day and/or boarding places.

Please note: In year applicants should use the relevant Year 7 SIF which is available as a download below and also on the Year 7 section of the Admissions Pages of this website.  If you have any queries about In Year admissions, please contact the Registrar via  

In order to be eligible for admission to the College, prospective students (or their parents/carers) must have full UK citizenship or citizenship of another member state of the European Union or European Economic Area or Switzerland or have other legitimate residential status within the UK which confers the right to education at public expense. The College may require proof of eligibility before processing an application.

Please note we are not able to accept applications for short term boarding places (one or two terms). 


We are now offering Flexi Boarding for Year 7 2018 entry.  Flexi Boarders stay at the College for an extended day and are required to sleep at the College for between seven and ten nights each year.  There is no entitlement for Flexi Boarders to stay more than ten nights per year, but if it is agreed that they can stay for additional nights, a supplementary charge will be made.

The different types of places can be classified as follows:


8.40am - 3.40pm

Regular school hours

Flexi Boarding


7.15am - 9.00pm plus overnight by arrangement

Breakfast, regular college hours, activities, supper, boarding house social time, prep.  Flexi Boarders are required to sleep at the College between 7 & 10 nights per year (subject to availability).

Weekly Boarding

Mon - Sat am

Resident during the College week

Full Boarding

All term time

Resident throughout the term



Admission Policy for 2016 entry

Admissions information for September 2017 Year 7 entry

The College's Admission Policy for September 2017 entry is available as a download below.  Both day and boarding supplementary information forms are also available as a download below.

Language and Music Aptitude Tests


The Language and Music Aptitude Tests for Year 7 September 2017 entry took place on Saturday 24th September. There is no further opportunity to sit the tests.

The Language and Music Aptitude Tests for Year 7 September 2018 entry will take place on Saturday 23 September 2017.  The online registration form for these tests will be on our website from Monday 5 June 2017 until Monday 18 September 2017.



For Appeals, please see the separate Appeals Box to the left of this page.




Open Mornings/Boarding Taster Evenings

The next Open Morning aimed at prospective Year 7 2018 applicants will be on Saturday 16 September 2017.  The morning will run from 09.00-12.00 and the Principal will speak at 09.00, 10.00 and 11.00.  Tours of the College on a working College day and boarding houses will be available throughout the morning.

The next Open Morning for Sixth Form will be on Saturday 18 November 2017 - details to follow nearer the time.

We will also be holding a separate boarding taster evenings  for both Year 7 and Sixth Form applicants - dates will be published nearer the time but please contact the Registrar if you'd like further information.  

2016/17 Fees


Boarding Fees for 2016/17 (further details may be found on our download below)

                                                                         Year 7-11                Sixth Form

Full Boarder                                                   £12,597                  £15,789 per year

Weekly Boarder                                            £11,670                   £14,832 per year

Day Boarder                                                  £6,216 per year      £6,216 per year

2017/18 Fees

Boarding Fees for 2017/18 (Further details may be found on our download below)

                                                            Years 7-11                   Sixth Form

Full Boarder                                     £12,975 per year         £16,263 per year

Weekly Boarder                              £12,021 per year         £15,279 per year