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, Computing 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

BSc (Hons) Civil Engineering (Progression Route)

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 of mo...

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.  T...

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.  T...

FdA Fashion Communication and Promotion

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...

FdSc Civil Engineering

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 of mo...

Pearson BTEC HNC in Computing

This stimulating course is ideal for students who want to progress on to a relevant undergraduate degree or higher apprenticeship in the IT industry. HNC in Computing provides students with a broad knowledge of computing in order to provide a...