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Sixth Form Admissions Ulidia Integrated College



Welcome to our Sixth Form overview at Ulidia Integrated College. My name is Mr Dunlop and I am delighted to have the opportunity to invite you to join us for the next stage of your educational journey.

Here you will find information about Entry Requirements, Subject Options and the many opportunities that you will have being part of Sixth Form in Ulidia Integrated College. Sixth Form represents an exciting stage in your educational journey and we strive to provide an environment in which you can thrive both academically and personally to enable you to secure future success.

We are very proud of our integrated ethos and how Sixth form pupils in particular are role models in this regard, building positive, inclusive and respectful relationships with all students and staff.

Please do take time to read through all of the information carefully and if you have any questions please do not hesitate to get in touch. 

If you are an external applicant interested in coming to join Sixth Form at Ulidia Integrated College please do register your interest by completing the form below or please do contact me directly at

Mr Dunlop
Head of Sixth Form

Sixth Form Life

Katie and Matthew tell us about life at Ulidia and their aspirations for the future. 

"It's not year 13 and year 14 as two different year groups. It's more of a big, massive sixth form. It's like a big massive family."

Admissions Criteria

Entry Requirements

Entry requirements for ALL students applying to Sixth Form at Ulidia:

  • Grade C or above in GCSE English Language & GCSE Mathematics (for vocational pathway it is a requirement of acceptance into sixth form that students will undertake a re-sit in the subject where a C has not been awarded)
  • Minimum of 5 GCSEs at grades A*-C and/or BTEC level 2 at grades Distinction* – Pass
  • Minimum entry requirement of preferred subjects should be met. This will usually be a GCSE grade B or BTEC Level 2 Merit. (This information can be found throughout the booklet)

Points will be calculated as follows:

A* = 9 9 = 9 points D*2 = 9
A = 7 8/7 = 7 points D2 = 7
B = 6 6 = 6 points M2 = 5 Pass = 4
C* = 5 5 = 5 points P2 = 4
C = 4 4 = 4 points P = 2
D = 3 3 =3 points  


We have two pathways into Sixth Form study at Ulidia Integrated College:
Study a minimum of 2 up to 4 Full GCE A Level courses, with minimum of 3 level 3 qualifications overall.

Entry Requirement:
– Best 5 subjects should total at least 26 POINTS
– Meet requirements for all Sixth Form applications

We would advise students who are considering University to take this pathway.
Study a MAXIMUM of 1 full GCE A Level course along side 2 Vocational CTEC or BTEC courses

Entry Requirement:
– Best 5 subjects should total at least 23 POINTS
– Meet above requirements for all Sixth Form applications

Please note, before embarking on the vocational pathway, applicants should carefully consider what their chosen pathway post 18 will be, as not all universities accept more than one vocational course.

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Subject Choices

We are pleased to offer an array of A-Level subjects including Biology, Chemistry, English, Health & Social Care, Maths and more…

At Post 16, we provide a wide range of courses for study. These courses have been developed to best suit the needs of our learners and are also aligned to Labour Market Trends. Sixth Form at Ulidia Integrated College is a stimulating experience, with opportunities to study subject areas relevant to the 21st Century working environment.

Students have a full range of more than 27 subjects through our Learning Community which meet the requirements of the NI Entitlement Framework. We are particularly pleased to offer an array of A-level Science qualifications: Biology, Chemistry, Single and Double Award Life and Health Sciences, as well as Single and Double Award Health and Social Care. There are many more subjects on offer covering the full spectrum of diversity, from Media Studies to Maths; from Photography to Physics; from Spanish to Sport.

We aim to give our Sixth Form students ample opportunity to study courses that are right for them and right for securing their future success. Please see the Options Booklet for fuller details.


The qualities of a successful Ulidia 6th form student are developed well beyond the academic. All Sixth Form students are offered the chance to enrich their studies through a large spectrum of enrichment opportunities.


With both Academic and Vocational pathways you can SECURE YOUR FUTURE at Ulidia Integrated College Sixth Form

Got a question?

We're Here To Help

If something isn’t clear or you have a question about Sixth Form at Ulidia please do not hesitate to get in touch.

Fill in the contact form or email our Head of Sixth Form, Mr Dunlop – Alternatively ring the school office 028 9335 8500.

We look forward to hearing from you!