How to Apply

Application packs for September 2023 Admissions will be available on 16th December 2022. Applications will open on 23rd January 2023

Come to a Taster Session to find out all about Matrix on: Wednesday January 25th 2023 between 6-9pm, or Saturday 11th February 2023 between 10am - 1pm. Book a place by emailing

To apply for the Matrix BSc Integrative Counselling course we will require the following from you:

  • A completed application form and declaration form
  • APL information if required
  • 2 x references
  • A scanned copy of highest educational award certificate

Please follow the guidelines when completing the application form. The application form needs to be completed electronically.

Applicants to Year 2 or 3 are required the Matrix APL policy. Details of where to send your application are on the Application Form.

If you are offered a place we will require a deposit, completed enrolment form and signed student contract to secure your place.

We allocate places following a successful interview.  Year groups will have 15 students per group and groups are filled as the places are offered. Previously some applicants have missed out on a place due to a late application submission.

English language requirements

If English is not your first language we accept a range of English tests to check language proficiency. You must have taken the test within the last two years.

We accept:

  • IELTS with minimum grade 6.0 (with 5.5 in all components)
  • Cambridge Proficiency Certificate with minimum grade C
  • Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English with minimum grade

Please see Middlesex University English Language Requirements sheet for more information.

Accreditation of Prior Learning

If you would like to be considered for entry into Year 2 or 3 please read the APL policy.


Students transferring in from another HE institution to Matrix

We accept transfers from other HE institution. Students wishing to transfer need to fulfil the requirements detailed in the Matrix Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL) policy.

Students wishing to transfer to another HE institution

We do not have any arrangements for student wishing to transfer to other HE institutions.

Applications for Academic Year 2022-23 are now closed. Applications for 2023-23 will open in January 2023.