Are you looking for a Degree Level Programme that will give you practical skills for your career at a price you can afford? At Guildford College we focus on giving you industry skills and experience, resulting in increased prospects for employability.
Why Choose Guildford College?
1. Very Competitive Fees!
Our tuition fees are very competitive, so you could save up to £3,000 in comparison to what you might pay at a university.
2. Financial Support
At Guildford College we believe no one should be deterred from taking a Degree Level Programme because of the cost. Don't forget that if you're studying your first undergraduate degree you won't have to pay your tuition fees up front - you can get a loan from the government until you're earning £21,000 a year and can cope with manageable monthly payments. In addition, you may also be eligible for other grants, loans and bursaries from the government or the College. See our Financial Help page for more information.
3. University Accredited
Our Degrees and Foundation Degrees are validated by leading universities Greenwich and London South Bank - assuring you of the highest level of academic quality and standards.
We work closely with employers to ensure our programmes are delivering the skills and knowledge they need in the workplace and that you need for your chosen career.
5. High Success Rates
Our success rates are high year on year, with many students gaining merit or distinction at Foundation Degree and first or upper second class degrees at honours. Many of our students are in work or have already started work during their programme.
6. Quality Teaching
The Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA) has confirmed the quality and standards of provision at Guildford College following its review in September 2014.
Click here to read this institution's latest review report.
7. Flexible Learning
Our programmes are available on a full and part-time basis, so that you can combine study with work, home and family life.
8. Student Support
With us, you’re not just one of a number. You’ll get individual and group tutorials, personal development planning and be part of a small class, all in a relaxed and friendly environment. You'll have more contact hours and more tutor support that you would have at a university.
9. Specialist Facilities and Accommodation
We have high quality teaching and learning areas, with dedicated IT facilities and space for group and personal learning. At both Guildford and Merrist Wood Colleges there are dedicated study centres for Higher Education students. We can also offer you accommodation at our nearby Merrist Wood College (three miles down the road in Worplesdon). The residential provision was rated as “outstanding” in a recent Ofsted Inspection.
The College is easily reached by bus or train. Buses stop in front of the College and trains stop at Guildford and nearby London Road. The A3 and M25 provide easy access road links.
When questioned, over 90% of our students said Guildford College was their first choice for their programme