Taster Events

The web's a wonderful thing. But there's nothing like seeing things for yourself. So why not come along to one of our Taster Events? Please click on any of the preferred linked dates to book your place. (You will be redirected to our Eventbrite page). Here are this year's dates:

Taster Event

Saturday 11 March 2017 10.00am - 1.00pm. Book now



Thursday 20 April 2017 5.30pm - 8.00pm. Book now

Saturday 6 May 2017 10.00am - 1.00pm. Book now

At this event you can expect:

  • To be welcomed in our car parks by our Public Service students and directed to our main entrance.
  • Welcome and introduction talks followed by a question and answer session with Mandeep Gill, Vice Principal, in our film theatre.
  • To try a wide selection of workshops. Whether you have an appetite for catering, a passion to perform, or you’re looking to build a career in construction, this is the perfect opportunity to try something new, as well as meeting current students and course tutors.
  • To enjoy a guided College tour with our student ambassadors and apprentices, allowing you to look around the whole campus, including the areas where you will study. You can also take a virtual tour of our facilities here before you see the real deal.
  • To receive information, advice and guidance for all of the curriculum areas. You will also be able to apply for any full-time, part-time or apprenticeship courses on the day.

Parking at Suffolk New College
The College car parks are free on a first come, first served basis during each Taster Day (please note charges will be applicable after 1.30pm on Saturdays) and Open Event. You are welcome to park in either Grimwade Street (postcode for Sat Nav is IP4 1LP) or Rope Walk (postcode for Sat Nav is IP4 2LB) when visiting us. Suffolk New College map with parking can be viewed here.

Alternatively you can view local transport timetables here Bus timetables | UK Train Timetables

See Ipswich on Google Maps here and see Suffolk New College on Google Maps here