Top Reasons to Choose Us!
Plenty of Choice
At Guildford College, we offer the widest choice of courses of any college in the area.
You can choose from A Levels, BTECs, Apprenticeships or Diplomas in the following areas:
Art & Design, Beauty Therapy, Business and Enterprise, Catering & Hospitality, Childcare, Construction Trades, Engineering, Hairdressing, Health & Social Care, IT & Gaming, Media & Photography, Performing Arts, Retail and Customer Services, Travel & Tourism or Vocational Studies.
Many of our tutors have worked in the industry relevant to their course before they joined the teaching profession. This means that you'll gain from their knowledge and skills, and learn how to apply these practically in your career.
No matter what you choose to study, we provide you with modern, industry-standard facilities to give you hands on practical experience and relevant training in your chosen subject. These include a TV studio, kitchens and restaurant, hair and beauty salons and an air cabin crew training room, to mention only a few!
Supporting You, the Individual
We support your studies in a range of ways to help you achieve your full potential. From course and careers advice, to tutorials, additional learning support and counselling, we’ve got it covered.
Get involved with the Students’ Union and get more out of your college experience. You’ll also take part in trips, visits, presentations from guest speakers, competitions, performances, showcases and more through your course. In a competitive economic climate, where jobs and university places are much contested, the fact that you have participated in enrichment activities and events will make you a better, more well-rounded candidate.
Further Education Student Survey 2015
94% said: "I feel safe at College"
91% said: "The College is a welcoming place"
89% said: "The College promotes E&D and all students are treated fairly regardless of background"
88% said: "I am confident that I am on the right course"
86% said: "The teaching on my course is good"
86% said: "I am enjoying my course and would recommend it to others"
83% said: "The teaching resources and materials are of a good standard"