The Isle of Wight College offers one of the widest range of courses to be found at any college, to prepare you for work, university, or just for your personal development. If you can’t find what you are looking for please contact us. If we get enough interest we will endeavour to put on specific, requested courses.
The College is situated in Newport, in the centre of the Island. It is on a good bus route and is only a 10 minute walk to the town centre.
Higher Education students enjoy a first class learning experience within a stimulating and supportive atmosphere led by highly experienced and qualified lecturers.
Higher Education courses at The Isle of Wight College offer you the opportunity to study at a university level and provide excellent career pathways.
Our focus on high quality programmes, which are affordable and eliminate the expense of travelling or relocation, giving you the opportunity to achieve the skills and qualifications you need to succeed.
The courses are validated and quality assured by regional universities and national professional bodies meaning you will study to high academic standards. This results in graduates having excellent employment prospects and opportunities for promotion as The College works closely with business and industry.
If you wish to develop your potential and become a leader within your chosen field there are a range of study options available to you. This includes full time Higher National Diplomas (HND) and Foundation Degrees (FdA) or part time Foundation Degrees (FdA), Higher National Certificates (HNC) as well as a range of professional qualifications.
The current provision includes Accounting, Business, Childcare, Computing, Engineering, Graphic Design, Management and Teacher Education. These courses can offer opportunities for both school leavers (18 or older) and mature students.
Many of our recent graduates have gone on to achieve first class honours degrees.