West Suffolk Collegehttp://www.westsuffolk-ac.co.uk/
West Suffolk College situated in Bury St Edmunds was started in the year 1951 as a small Institute offering evening classes in Engineering and vocational training. From those days, the college has grown tremendously from the number of courses on offer and the number and diversity of students enrolled.
The college offers numerous courses in various disciplines for adult learners. These courses are made attractive by the flexibility it gives to the learner in choosing the venue and the duration. Likewise, for school leaving students the college offers packages suited to individual capabilities.
West Suffolk offers vocational training in areas such as hairdressing & beauty therapy, hospitality & tourism service. It collaborates with local industries to arrange apprenticeships for young people. The other courses include both Bachelors and Masters degrees in a wide spectrum of subjects.
The focus of the college is to impart education in such a way that the students can adapt well and contribute to the ever-changing trends in the modern industry. The college also offers short-term mid-career training to employees in small to mid sized companies.
There are hosts of other facilities offered by the college to make the life easier and richer for the students, which include, a nursery for small children, ample parking space within the campus, a resourceful library, sports facilities etc. The students union is active and addresses students issues aimed at improving quality of life in the campus. The welfare society guides the students in career guidance, financial aid etc.
West Suffolk College
Out Risbygate, IP33 3RL, Bury St Edmunds
Suffolk, East Region
Tel: 0128470 1301, Fax: 0128 471 6333