The Bournemouth and Poole College is one of the largest Further Education colleges in the UK, and one of the country’s leading centres of English Language learning. Each year around 200 overseas students from many different backgrounds and countries choose to study with us. We offer English programmes which are flexible with regular start dates and English Language support while you study on a mainstream course.
Our students are taught by leading experts and excellent teaching teams, and supported by some of the best learning facilities in the country including extensive libraries, audio books and support materials.
As one of the largest state funded Further Education colleges in the UK we offer a wide range of professional and technical programmes which provide entry to university, membership of internationally recognised professional organisations, and preparation for the world of work.
We are also the largest state college in the region, so you will be provided with an opportunity to learn alongside thousands of UK students. This provides an excellent opportunity for you to improve your English and learn about British life and culture. There are many opportunities for work experience in the town.
The College offers the following support to students:
Advice & Guidance: We will take the time to understand your ambitions, qualifications and skills to help you achieve your goals.
Financial Support: The Student Finance Team supports students who, for whatever reason, need financial help to complete their studies.
Emotional & Welfare Support: Our Learning Coaches are here for you.
Multi Faith Chaplaincy: Our Study Advice Centres are open to every student.
Careers Advice: At Bournemouth and Poole College we champion equality and diversity, and for us it’s all about being pro-active, practical and positive.
Support with Learning: From smaller class sizes to specialist equipment, The College can provide the support you need to enable you to progress in education.