South and City College Birmingham is a government funded college formed in 2012 following the merger of South Birmingham College and City College Birmingham.
With over 19,000 students and ten campuses and centres of study the College is one of the largest in the UK and maintains an excellent representation for quality and success. Birmingham is a vibrant and dynamic city with many things to see and do and being located in the centre of the United Kingdom means it’s also an excellent place for international students to both study and explore the rest of the UK.
The College has a mission to provide outstanding education and training which is primarily vocational, in response to the needs of learners and employers.
The College places its students at the heart of everything that it does with one overarching goal; to ensure all of its students have the relevant skills, qualifications and experience required for their future education and career needs.
The following qualifications are currently available at South and City College Birmingham:
South and City College Birmingham boasts excellent facilities across the ten campuses. Many of the facilities are focussed around ensuring students have first hand experience of industry standard equipment and settings.
- a dedicated construction centre
- professional salons
- a 375 seat fully equipped auditorium
- motor vehicle workshops
- training kitchens
- and much more.
In addition there are great facilities designed to enhance the student experience of college, including:
- classrooms equipped with specific equipment for the subject, such as media suites and recording studios
- free to use gyms and sports facilities
- large common rooms with soft seating, TV areas, pool tables and more
- free Wi-Fi
- affordable hair and beauty salons
- canteens serving hot and cold food and drinks.
International students benefit from a dedicated International Office, made up of a team of experienced staff who are on hand to offer ongoing support. Enrichment activities are planned throughout the year, with previous trips having included London, Stratford-Upon-Avon and Oxford.
Awards & Recognition
South and City College Birmingham is accredited by the British Council.
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