Find the right course/career for you
Whatever stage of life you’re at - recently left school or college, already employed but wanting to get ahead, taken time out but keen to get back to the workplace, or looking for a completely new challenge - we have a course to help you meet your future career goals.
An Ofsted Outstanding college, we’re ranked in the top 3% of further education colleges in England for five years running 1. For school leaver success, we are ranked in the top 2%. Approximately 16,000 students choose B&FC annually, with 97% progressing into employment or further study 2.
Why school leavers should choose B&FC
With a wide range of employment-focused qualifications, B&FC provides the technical and professional skills needed to achieve your university and career ambitions.
Our courses are taught by industry specialists in high-tech facilities, with significant input from our partner employers to give you a head start on your chosen career. Every full-time student is guaranteed a relevant industry placement as part of their course.
We offer a rich and rewarding learning experience, supported by excellent resources, events and activities to help you enjoy your time here and develop not just as a student but as a person.
A great choice for adults
With the College on your doorstep, small class sizes, comprehensive student support, timetabling to fit around work and other commitments, experience counting as well as formal qualifications and lots of support from industry specialists, there’s nothing to stop you from achieving your dream career.
You can also access an attractive range of financial support and incentives to make student life a little easier on your pocket.
Sign up for a course this September to start achieving your future career goals. View the enrolment schedule for dates and times.
1 National Achievement Rate Tables (NARTs) from the Department for Education and Education and Skills Funding Agency 2013/14, 2014/15, 2015/16, 2016/17, 2017/18 2internal destination data