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Apply on UCAS to study a degree in Bury St Edmunds

Apply on UCAS to study a degree in Bury St Edmunds

Studying with us gives you the opportunity to have an exciting but friendly university experience. Based in Bury St Edmunds, our convenient location makes it a great choice for students across the county.

Professional and Employer Training Offers

Professional and Employer Training Offers

We've got a range of great discounts and offers on a range of courses coming up if you book now or in January.

Finishing your GCSEs? Apply for a course now

Finishing your GCSEs? Apply for a course now

With a range of diplomas and apprenticeships to choose from, browse our prospectus and then apply online for a course to help you achieve your dreams and ambitions. 

Access to Higher Education Courses

Access to Higher Education Courses

Whatever your background and however complicated your life may be, there’s always a way back into education. Whether you want to retrain for a new a career or just get the degree you promised yourself. Access to Higher Education diplomas makes it possible, with flexible courses and all the support you need.

Apply for full time diploma

Apply for full time diploma

Apply for a range of courses starting in September 2020, from Multimedia Journalism or Architecture to Construction and Building Conservation or Barbering.

STEM Innovation Campus Opening

STEM Innovation Campus Opening

We officially launched our new £8m STEM Innovation Campus on Friday, attended by 130 guests from the worlds of education, technology and business.

BA (Hons) Graphic & Communication Design

BA (Hons) Graphic & Communication Design

If you're creative and you'd love to build on your graphic design skills while developing industry contacts, our part time of full time BA (Hons) Graphic & Communication Design could be the perfect degree for you.

Art students visit New York

Art students visit New York

Members of the School of Art and Design have returned from an incredible 5-day residential in New York City, USA. The trip was packed and fast moving – early morning starts and walking many miles each day – covering the breadth of Manhattan through to the far south of Brooklyn.

The Edmund Lecture Series

The Edmund Lecture Series

The 2019-20 Edmund Lecture Series are free lectures for any members of the public or students to come along to enjoy in the E1.01 Lecture Theatre in Suffolk House.

Milburn Innovation Park Project Launched

Milburn Innovation Park Project Launched

We have officially relaunched our project to build an innovative new training facility at the Milburn Campus in collaboration with construction giant Morgan Sindall and the New Anglia Building Growth Group.

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Welcome to West Suffolk College

West Suffolk College is in the top three colleges in the country. The College is one of the country’s leading Apprenticeship providers - apprenticeship results have consistently remained above the national average for the past six years. We offer dozens of foundation and honours degrees at our focused and inclusive Degree Studies Centre. We have over 10,000 students and 2,080 apprentices studying with us including at the STEM Innovation Campus and Milburn Campus as well as our learning centres including Bury St Edmunds, Haverhill, Ipswich, Sudbury, Thetford. We've worked with 998 employers over the last year. A fantastic 97% of students go on to further education, employment or voluntary work.

For more information, ask us a question or call 01284 701 301. For term dates, click here.

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Apprentice Alex Howe makes it into WorldSkills Squad UK!

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Our STEM Innovation Campus set to create UK’s own Silicon Valley

Our STEM Innovation Campus set to create UK’s own Silicon Valley

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