Why us?

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    how City of Bristol College can help you succeed

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We’re one of the largest further and higher education colleges in the UK, offering the widest range of academic and vocational qualifications in the area.

We’ve also won a wide range of awards and recognition


Our students gain the skills and qualifications they need to succeed in employment or further studies.

Our students win competitions both regionally and nationally. Our College award ceremonies also celebrate students' success.


The learner experience is a consistently positive one. A recent student survey showed that:

  • 81% are confident they will achieve their qualification(s)
  • 84% feel safe or very safe whilst at College
  • 79% are satisfied with the teaching and learning

Discover what else our students have to say.


Our support teams are here to make sure you get the most out of your studies. From learning support, funding, and childcare to health and welfare, accommodation and careers advice – we can help.


The College contributes to the prosperity of the city and the wider region. We have College centres across Bristol and into South Gloucestershire making us your local College. Find your nearest College centre.

All our centres are professional, safe learning environments and we look forward to seeing you here soon.