Suffolk New College - on the coast

About 'on the coast'

‘Suffolk New College - on the coast’ in Leiston, offers great vocational teaching in a specialist learning environment - providing you with a launch pad for your future.

We’re passionate about giving you the tools to get where you want to be, whether that’s a fast-track into employment or a place at university.

You’ll enjoy the same high standards as we offer at our Ipswich campus, and we’ll help you prepare for academic and career success with an integrated programme of study and learning, including English and maths.

We want your experience of College to be wide-ranging, so that by the time you leave us you’ll have the essential skills employers are looking for.

You’ll be taught in specialist facilities, available exclusively for College students.

Course Information Events

Thursday 8th November - 4:30 - 7pm at our Leiston Campus (Click to book)

Contact Us

On The Coast, Seaward Avenue, Leiston, IP16 4BG

01728 642900


For further details about our courses click on the links below:

Full Time Courses

Part Time Courses (19+)

Leisure Learning

Digital Photography (Leiston)

Support at 'on the coast'

Getting used to the transition from school to college can take time - which is why we’ve created a supportive, social environment where you can easily get help and advice, make new friends and get the most out of your time with us.

Your personal tutor is here to support you throughout the year and help you set challenging but achievable aims and benchmarks. Our Student Support team are always on hand for help with issues such as student funding, financial assistance, spiritual and health matters. And you’ll also have access to a wealth of careers guidance in our resource centre based at Suffolk New College, Ipswich.

If you have dyslexia, a disability or any other individual needs, our support team can provide a range of services, including making special arrangements for exams.

Job Vacancies at 'on the coast'

All of our job vacancies are advertised on the main College jobs page