Guildford College is the largest further and higher education college in the area, with approximately 7,000 students and over 100 courses available at all levels.
Qualifications range from entry level to degree level, in a wide range of subjects. Just over a third of students study full-time courses, with the majority of those aged between 16 and 18 years old. Most part-time students are adults. The Colleges also work closely with local employers to provide relevant and tailored training for their employees.
Success rates are higher than national benchmarks and many students go on to work in local commerce and industry, benefitting the surrounding region with their talents and skills.
The College benefits from some exceptional resources, which replicate real-world working environments including hairdressing and beauty salons, a TV studio, cabin crew room, kitchens and a restaurant. As well as its industry standard facilities, the College offers professional teaching by industry specialists and provides comprehensive support for students.
Opened in 1939, the College has 79 years of providing education in its current, central location near the town centre.
You can be sure that you are making the right choice with Guildford College!