Higher Education

Higher Education

Higher Education Overview

The University of Suffolk is an agile, responsive university, custom built for a changing world, absorbing the best of UK university traditions and aligning them with a twenty first century audience and a modern world of employment and entrepreneurship.

Through establishing working relationships with charitable organisations, business and research bodies the University has a rich network to enhance its projects and is growing its reputation for world renowned academic expertise.

The University of Suffolk is a key contributor to its local communities; developing subject areas closely aligned to regional economic priorities as well as contributing to the overall economic growth of the county.

The main University campus is located on the waterfront in Ipswich with degrees also being provided at partner colleges across the region including Suffolk New College, West Suffolk College in Bury St Edmunds, and East Coast College in Great Yarmouth and Lowestoft.

The College works in partnership with the University of Suffolk to provide students with the opportunity to undertake a range of higher education programmes. These programmes that are validated by the University and lead to University of Suffolk awards.

University of Suffolk at Suffolk New College offers Higher Education programmes in Civil Engineering, Fashion Communication and Promotion, Interactive Media, Forensic Investigation and Teacher Training.

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Suffolk New College also offers "Access to Higher Education" courses aimed at learners aged 19+
These Access to HE courses enable you to obtain the necessary entry requirements for HE.

Available Higher Education courses

Certificate in Education / Professional Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE)

The Certificate in Education and Professional Graduate Certificate in Education are professional qualifications for people teaching in further education colleges, sixth form colleges, schools, adult education, prison education, higher education, and a wide range of other education and training settings....

Certificate in Education / Professional Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) (Part-Time)

The Certificate in Education and Professional Graduate Certificate in Education are professional qualifications for people teaching in further education colleges, sixth form colleges, schools, adult education, prison education, higher education, and a wide range of other education and training settings....

Civil Engineering - Progression Route (BSc (Hons)

This course has very strong links with industry and is delivered on a part-time, day release basis and are specifically aimed at students who are working within the industry and being sponsored in their studies by their employers. A number...

Civil Engineering (FdSc)

This course has very strong links with industry and is delivered on a part-time, day release basis and is specifically aimed at students who are working within the industry and being sponsored in their studies by their employers. A number...

Civil Engineering BA (Hons) [degree apprenticeship]

This Degree Apprenticeship programme is designed for those interested in working as designers, engineers or managers within the Civil Engineering and Construction industry and who are employed as apprentices by their employer. It provides a thorough grounding in the role...

Creative Interactive Media BA (Hons)

The BA (Hons) Creative Interactive Media will help develop your skills in design for the visual, audio and trans media sectors working across multiple platforms, supporting connectivity across the media technologies to develop and create products for the media and...

Fashion Communication and Promotion (FdA)

Taught by experienced professionals, this exciting and innovative course offers you a multi-disciplinary pathway into the fashion related industries. Whether you want to be a designer, marketer, strategist, stylist, promoter or even run your own business, this course builds a...

Fashion Communication and Promotion BA (Hons) Progression Route

The BA (Hons) Fashion Communication and Promotion progression route is ideal if you have a keen interest in a career in fashion retail, trend forecasting and buying. The degree is predominantly practical with skills and knowledge being underpinned by academic...

Forensic Investigation BSc (Hons)

In the ever-changing world in which the criminal justice system operates, the need for reliable collection and evaluation of evidence is vital. The integrity of the process from the crime scene to the courtroom can determine the outcome of criminal...