Fees and Application

Apply for School of Ministry

Who should attend?

The School of Ministry is open to those who have a call on their lives to ministry, whether in the church, the marketplace or in the mission field. To apply, you will need to have been involved in some level of ministry previously and will also need to provide a character reference from your local church leader. The minimum entry age is 18 and you should have a reasonable standard of spoken and written English.

Course dates For Academic Year 2017/2018

2017 Autumn Semester (4 September 2017 – 24 November 2017)

Orientation day 1 September 2017
Graduation day 23 November 2017

Registration opens on:
1 January 2017

Registration closes on:
31 May 2017 (for applicants who require a visa)
1 August 2017 (for all other applicants)

2018 Spring Semester (5 March 2018 – 25 May 2018)

Orientation day 2 March 2018
Graduation day 24 May 2018

Registration opens on:
1 July 2017

Registration closes on:
31 December 2017 (for applicants who require a visa)
1 February 2018 (for all other applicants)

2018 Autumn Semester (3 September 2018 – 23 November 2018)

Orientation day 31 August 2018
Graduation day 22 November 2018

Registration opens on:
1 January 2018

Registration closes on:
31 May 2018 (for applicants who require a visa)
1 August 2018 (for all other applicants)

Course Fees

Registration fee: £70 (non-refundable)
Tuition fee: £1,300
On-site accommodation: £800 (includes daily breakfast and dinner on weekdays)

*Students are advised to have a separate budget for laundry, meals on weekends, and personal expenses.


To apply for the School of Ministry programme, download the forms as shown below and ensure all required documents are submitted:


Please complete and return these forms as early as possible. Payment of course fees will be advised upon receiving your complete application documents as reflected in the check list.

Visa Requirements

Please check whether you need a visa to come to the UK to study by visiting https://www.gov.uk/check-uk-visa.

If so, please apply for a short-term study visa up to three months before your date of travel to the UK. You should get a decision for your visa application from the UK Immigration within three weeks.

MAILING ADDRESSES and Contact information

For UK/EU & Other Citizens

Admissions Office (Wales)
The Bible College of Wales
Derwen Fawr House
Derwen Fawr Road,
Sketty, Swansea

Contact: +44 (0)1792 722428
Email: registration_som@bcwales.org

For Singapore citizens

Admissions Office (Singapore)
The Bible College of Wales
11 East Coast Road
#02-10/11 Visitors Centre
The Odeon Katong
Singapore 428722

Contact: +65 6344 733 (Extention: 6220)
Email: mail@bcwales.org