Study on our high-quality acupuncture courses at the Northern College of Acupuncture


BSc in Acupuncture (weekend and weekday options) – our next courses start end of September/early October 2019. Find out more by joining us for our online presentation and Q&A evening or on our next full days acupuncture introductory event on Saturday 16th February  - click here to book your place  

Applying for our courses starting in 2019










If you need any help with your application form, please contact Alison.




If your application does not contain sufficient information, you will be invited to provide more.

If your application is successful, we will contact you to arrange an interview. Our interviews have been designed to enable us to explore in more detail your interest in studying here, and how the skills and experience you have will support you in successfully completing the course. Your interview will last 30 to 40 minutes and you will be interviewed by two senior members of staff in a friendly and informal atmosphere and you will also have plenty of opportunity to ask questions. If you are successful we will offer you a place shortly after your interview. Interviews for our online only courses are conducted online via "skype for business".

 If you are unsuccessful and feel there have been issues with the procedure, you can appeal the decision by following the application appeals and complaints policy and procedure.  You can find the policy at in the College policies here, and the process will be outlined to you in your letter.

Closing Dates 2019

MSc in Nutrition Science and Practice - 30th March

BSc and MSc in Acupuncture - 31st August

MSc in Advanced Oriental Medicine - 7th September

MSc in Advanced Complementary Medicine - 7th September

MSc in Advanced Nutrition - 7th September

MSc in Chinese Herbal Medicine - 31st August

Late applications will be considered on a case-by-case basis, depending on availability.


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Equal Opportunities Policy

The College is committed to providing equal opportunities for all eligible applicants.