Located in the heart of South West UK and with a total strength of more than 10,500 students, Somerset College has recently infused a massive investment of £15 million for updating its facilities and for other development work. This college offers a wide range of courses at all levels including Degree and Foundation Degree programmes, Diplomas and Certificates (both National and Specialist), part time programmes and Business and Professional Development courses. Somerset College has been in existence since 1856 and has come a long way since then. The recent infusion of capital has enabled the college to add many new courses, provide excellent student support services and engage the best faculty. This has placed the college in the list of the best colleges in the UK.
Areas Of Study
Somerset College has five integrated Learning Centres that support the six major areas of study and are specially designed for working in specific industries. The teaching methodology is very effective and completely different from other educational institutions.
Different levels of apprenticeship programmes in Somerset College are available with the ultimate aim of achieving National Vocational Qualifications (NVQs). Moreover these apprenticeships are available for different occupations and there is a provision for getting paid while you learn the trade. The apprenticeships are available in the following programmes: Catering, Plumbing, Automotive Engineering and Hairdressing. The advantage of these programmes is that you can easily reach the university level study or go for Higher Education programmes.
Wellington Road, TA1 5AX, Taunton
Somerset, South West Region
Tel: 01823 366 331 or 01823 366 366, Fax: 01823 366 418