Applying to Hockerill Anglo-European College

Hockerill Anglo-European College has two main intake years: Year 7 and Year 12

Hockerill Anglo-European College is a state boarding school. Parents are advised to check their children's eligibility for state education if the child does not hold a British or Irish passport. Further information can be found here 

Year 7 

Applications for Year 7 2024 entry may be made from 1 September until 31 October 2023. For more information about applying for a Year 7 place please view the Year 7 page here.  Allocations are announced on 1 March 2024 by your Local Authority. The Bishops Stortford Education Trust (BSET) has produced a Guide to the Secondary Admissions Process, available as a download below. 

To apply for a place in Year 7 2024, please see the Year 7 page. 


Sixth Form

We offer day and boarding places in the Sixth Form and welcome applications from both external and internal students. Students follow the highly regarded International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme and our students are offered a range of opportunities second to none. 

Applications for Sixth Form 2024 can be made from the Sixth Form page. 



In Year Admissions

Entry into other year groups depends on there being a vacancy in the year group.

In year boarding applicants should submit the In Year Boarding Supplementary Form, which is available as a download below,  to

In year day applicants should apply via Hertfordshire County Council.

We will respond to your application in writing within 15 school days.  If you have any queries about In Year admissions, please contact the Registrar via   


Day and Boarding Places

The different types of places can be classified as follows:


Mon-Fri 8.40am - 3.40pm 

Saturday 8.40-12.20

Regular school hours

Flexi Boarding


07.15 arrival, collection between 19.30-21.00 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). If additional nights are agreed, supplementary charges will apply. 

Weekly Boarding

Mon - Sat am

Resident during the College week, return home for exeat weekends. 

Full Boarding

All term time

Resident throughout the term including exeat weekends. Leave the College during half term and College holidays. 



Admission Policy for September 2023 entry

For the 2023 Admissions Arrangements, please see the download section below. 


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