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Fashion Fusion 2018

Fashion Fusion 2018

View the amazing design of our Fashion & Textiles students, showcased in a glamorous fashion show at The Apex in Bury St Edmunds.

Festival of History and English

Festival of History and English

Come along to the 2018 Festival of History and English on Wednesday 13th June to discover more about the Virginia Woolf's Modernist Sonic Landscapes, Romantic Poetry, The Black Death and Performance Poetry and Song.

Abbeygate Sixth Form

Abbeygate Sixth Form

Abbeygate is a new sixth form college opening in the heart of Bury St Edmunds in September 2019. Meet the new Principal David Gartland and discover more about the courses on offer from September 2019.

Graduate Degree Show 2018 - The Apex

Graduate Degree Show 2018 - The Apex

The annual Degree Show features a diverse collection of student work from BA(Hons) Applied Interior Design and BA(Hons) Graphic and Communication Design at the University of Suffolk. The show is open from the 5 - 25 June. It is a fantastic opportunity for potential employers, friends, family, industry and members of the public to see an impressive culmination of the students’ final year’s work, demonstrating their creativity, curiosity and ingenuity. 

The New Five Rivers Bus Route from Eye

The New Five Rivers Bus Route from Eye

A beautiful new bus route starting in Eye and continuing to Debenham, Stonham Aspal, Stowupland, Stowmarket and then West Suffolk College in Bury St Edmunds, this is the perfect way to get your child to and from College from this September if you live in or around any of these areas. Get in touch today to find out more and register interest. 

Yarn and Photo Success for Students

Yarn and Photo Success for Students

Students from the School of Art and Design at West Suffolk College have been celebrating success in prestigious national competitions for Fashion and Photography.

New: Patisserie & Confectionary Diploma

New: Patisserie & Confectionary Diploma

A one year in-depth programme designed for professional chefs who already have some knowledge and skills within pastry and confectionery and now wish to obtain a Level 3 qualification specific to this area of catering. It is suitable for chefs already employed within the industry with a genuine interest in patisserie.

Engineering Director Gary Jefferson: Training the engineers of tomorrow

Engineering Director Gary Jefferson: Training the engineers of tomorrow

When I was a child, I loved playing with Lego and Meccano so it only seemed natural that I should end up being an engineer. Particularly when I came from a large extended family with many relatives who enjoyed “tinkering” with various engineering projects.

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