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University Summer School

University Summer School

An exciting opportunity to experience university life and build your confidence! Monday 12 to Wednesday 14 August 2019, 10am to 3pm.

New Teacher Training Courses

New Teacher Training Courses

Discover the world of teaching with our Level 3 Award, Level 4 Certificate and Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training, starting in September 2019. 

Student creates powerful film about homelessness

Student creates powerful film about homelessness

One of our Media and Film Production students Adam Toomey has created a documentary based on the story of a homeless woman in Bury St Edmunds.

2nd in country: BA (Hons) History and English

2nd in country: BA (Hons) History and English

University Studies at West Suffolk is today celebrating after being ranked 2nd in the country for its BA (Hons) University of Suffolk English and History degree, by the Guardian University league table 2020.

Music degree students work with Royal Philharmonic Orchestra at Cadogan Hall

Music degree students work with Royal Philharmonic Orchestra at Cadogan Hall

JAMES accredited music degree team spend week recording with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra at Cadogan Hall.

New Anglian Water Course

New Anglian Water Course

This innovative pre-apprenticeship programme has been designed with the specific aim of attracting new talent into the utility sector and enabling learners to ultimately work for one of the Alliance companies as apprentices.

Student Blog

Student Blog

Check out our new Student Blog. If you are a current or former student of West Suffolk College or the University of Suffolk at West Suffolk College, send in your blog and tell us all about your experience and what you're doing now. 

STEM Innovation Campus

STEM Innovation Campus

Full steam ahead for the new STEM innovation campus to open in September 2019. The new campus, the College’s third site, will be based at the former global manufacturing Vitec Video Com premises on Western Way. The project is at the heart of the College’s visionary plans to create an ‘education triangle’, which also includes the build of Abbeygate Sixth Form College, in the grounds of King Edwards VI School opposite (set to open in September 2020).

Celebration of Achievement 2019

Celebration of Achievement 2019

We're had our annual awards ceremony, Celebration of Achievement 2019, on Monday 10 June 2019 at Theatre Royal. 

No.1 in country for adult GCSE English results

No.1 in country for adult GCSE English results

West Suffolk College has been ranked as the number one FE provider nationally for adult English GCSE achievement rates in 2018. The national qualification rate tables published recently show that the College is an impressive 29% above the national rate for adult English GCSE results, under the more challenging new English GCSE specification.

NEW: Digital Engineering Technician Apprenticeships

NEW: Digital Engineering Technician Apprenticeships

Digital Engineering Technicians optomise the performance of built environment projects using digital models and software, sketches and electronic visualisations.

Apply for a bursary

Apply for a bursary

If you’re on a low household income you can apply to get financial help through a college bursary scheme.

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West Suffolk College host Big Bang Fair for over 1000 school pupils

West Suffolk College host Big Bang Fair for over 1000 school pupils

Friday 12 July 2019 Read more
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West Suffolk College celebrates our SEND student’s achievements in the working environment

West Suffolk College celebrates our SEND student’s achievements in the working environment

Thursday 11 July 2019 Read more
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Media and Film Production student makes powerful documentary on homelessness in Bury St Edmunds

Media and Film Production student makes powerful documentary on homelessness in Bury St Edmunds

Monday 8 July 2019 Read more
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New Teacher Training Courses

New Teacher Training Courses

Sunday 7 July 2019 Read more