Northumberland College has two main campuses at Ashington and Kirkley Hall, and centres at Hexham and Berwick.
We offer hundreds of full-time and part-time courses, work with students aged 14-18, mature students, higher education students and employers from numerous industry sectors.
Our Ashington campus was opened in 1957 and is home to a wide range of subjects - all housed in specialist facilities including those for art and design, construction, engineering, sport, hospitality and beauty therapy.
Our Kirkley Hall campus, in Ponteland, has a long established history as the main provider of land-based education and training in the region, stretching back more than 50 years. So if you want to study animal care, agriculture or horticulture, this campus will provide the perfect environment for you.
Life at Northumberland College is about more than just studying; it's about meeting new people, enjoying new experiences, developing new skills and spending time with friends.
New facilities include a luxury hair and beauty salon, 40-seat modern restaurant, state-of-the-art motor vehicle, engineering and construction workshops at Ashington, and brand-new teaching block, arboriculture workshops and tractor workshops at Kirkley Hall. We therefore offer our students and partner,s industry standard facilities and resources and a broad curriculum with progression opportunities.
Our aim is to ensure that all of our students are taught in the highest quality learning environment.
At Northumberland College you will be treated as an individual and given opportunities to study subjects you may not have tried before, as well as opportunities to grow and develop so that you are prepared for your next steps, whether this is university or starting out in the first stage of your career.
We believe in giving you a learning experience that is as close to real life as possible in order for you to be properly prepared for your future. Our aim is to support you in the best way possible to ensure you succeed.