Key Facts

Location
Suffolk New College is based in Ipswich, the county town of Suffolk, near the thriving waterfront and town centre.

Turnover
£19.9 million (14/15)

Total number of staff
Full-time:
Academic 132
Business Support 92
Total 224

Part-time:
Academic 69 (38.03 fte)
Business Support 114 (58.50 fte)
Total 183 (96.53 fte)

Casual:
Academic 11 (headcount)
Business Support 45 (headcount)
Total 56 (headcount)

Total number of students (15/16)

14 – 16: 42
Full-time: 2810
Part-time: 441
Apprenticeships: 327
JTL/CITB: 114
Community Learners: 112
Higher Education: 75

Success Rates (14/15)
80% success rate for 16 – 18 qualifications
80% success rate for 19+ qualifications
76% success rate for Full Apprenticeship Framework

Employer Links
Suffolk New College is currently working with 227 employers

The success rate is the retention rate (number of students who completed divided by number of students who started) multiplied by the achievement rate (number of students who have achieved divided by the number of students who completed).