Key Facts

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

Turnover
£18.3 million

Total number of staff
Full-time:
Academic 126
Business Support 93
Total 219

Part-time:
Academic 54   (32.14 fte)
Business Support 138   (77.03 fte)
Total 192   (104.17 fte)

Casual:
Academic 9 (headcount)
Business Support 43 (headcount)
Total 52 (headcount)

Total number of students (16/17)

14 – 16: 39
Full-time: 2543
Part-time: 4652
Apprenticeships: 421
JTL/CITB: 158
Community Learners: 131
Higher Education: 95

Success Rates (15/16)
76% success rate for 16 – 18 qualifications
82% success rate for 19+ qualifications
65% success rate for Full Apprenticeship Framework

Employer Links
Suffolk New College is currently working with 244 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).