We are different – Our courses allow our students the freedom to delve further into those aspects of the curriculum that interest them the most.
We are affordable – Studying locally rather than moving away to university can cost you significantly less for an equally good education.
We are helpful – With many support systems in place, we ensure our students always know how and where to get help if it is needed.
We are flexible – We offer full and part-time courses, enabling learners to achieve their ambitions, while fitting their studies in with other commitments.
We are caring – We will continue to support our students after finishing their courses, with our dedicated alumni service.
Strong links with employers – We work with 1,000 organisations across the region to ensure you are more employable.
Flexible study options – A variety of flexible study options from as little as six hours per week to fit around your work and other life commitments.
More support – Smaller class sizes and more face-to-face contact time with tutors when compared to university.
Honours top-up – Our close partnerships with regional universities give you the option to top-up to a full honours degree.
Dedicated higher education spaces – We offer dedicated higher education spaces for students.
Careers & Job Shop – Providing you with professional careers advice and the latest job opportunities.
Industry experts – Many of our tutors are industry professionals, with the first-hand knowledge, experience and contacts to give your studies the edge.
Stepping stone – Don’t let a break from education or a lack of qualifications get in the way of your higher education journey – our Access courses are designed as a stepping stone to get you there.