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Welcome to Canterbury College


Over the last seven decades, Canterbury College has grown to be one of the largest Further and Higher Education colleges in the South East.

We’ve strived to create an exciting environment where people of all ages, backgrounds and abilities can meet, learn and grow. 

About us

Our brand-new, state of-the-art campus combined with excellent academic and student support will help you to achieve your ambitions.

This website contains the main range of courses offered at our Canterbury and Swale campuses. These have been developed in association with local businesses and our partner universities to ensure that you are well prepared to succeed in Higher Education or in your chosen career.. 

Facilities available

  • Animal Care Centre
  • Art & Design Studios
  • Children’s Centre
  • Coffee Shop & Food Hall
  • Construction Workshops
  • CTR - Student Job Shop
  • Dance Studios
  • Electrical Workshops
  • Engineering Workshops
  • Floristry Shop
  • Gas & Plumbing Centre
  • Motor Vehicle Workshops
  • Performing Arts Theatre
  • Radio Studio
  • TV Studio
  • Science Laboratories
  • Sports Hall
  • Stationery Shop
  • The Beretun Restaurant
  • The Canterbury Spa

Additional support

Student Support

We want our students to get the most out of the Canterbury College experience.

Take advantage of free, confidential and impartial support to help you achieve and progress.

You can access information, advice and guidance as well as find out about support services and staff.

Financial Support

If you need financial support and meet the relevant criteria, we may be able to help with the costs of travel, course levies, equipment and books.

Help with Travel

If you are under 19 and live over three miles away from the College, you should apply to your Local Education Authority in the first instance for help with the cost of travel.

Moving on to University or Work?

We can help you prepare your UCAS application and Personal Statement or CV. You can speak one-to-one with a Guidance Adviser and look at all your options in the SIC.

Additional Learning Support (ALS)

The Additional Learning Support Team at Canterbury College provides support which encourages independence and opportunities for self-motivation.

Every effort will be made by the College to meet your needs and proactively support your well-being. 

Learning Resources Centre

You  will benefit from the rich variety of learning resources we have available and can borrow books, magazines, CDs and DVDs and get help from the staff with finding information for your course. There’s lots of space for quiet study and group work. You can work on your assignments on the PCs in the LRC Computer Centre or access Wi-Fi from your own laptop.

How to apply

You can apply for courses at Canterbury College through UCAS Progress. Add courses to your favourites to apply to this provider.

Last updated date: 06 November 2017
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Key information

Venues

  • A: Canterbury Campus
    • Address:
    • Canterbury College
    • New Dover Road
    • Canterbury
    • CT1 3AJ
    • Telephone number:
    • Course enquiries: 01227811188
    • Website:
    • http://www.cant-col.ac.uk
    • Email address:
    • admissionsdept@canterburycollege.ac.uk
    • More information:
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      Over the last seven decades, Canterbury College has grown to be one of the largest Further and Higher Education colleges in the South East.

      We’ve strived to create an exciting environment where people of all ages, backgrounds and abilities can meet, learn and grow.

      Our brand-new, state of-the-art campus combined with excellent academic and student support will help you to achieve your ambitions.

      This website contains the main range of courses offered at our Canterbury and Swale campuses. These have been developed in association with local businesses and our partner universities to ensure that you are well prepared to succeed in Higher Education or in your chosen career.

      Great reasons to join us

       

      • Central locations in Canterbury and Sheerness
      • Industry-class equipment, facilities and teaching
      • Flexible hours - to study and get a casual job
      • Support for travel, lunch and study materials
      • Excellent tutorial and additional learning support
      • Lecturers with real industry experience
      • Outstanding student achievements
      • High university progression rates
      • Study and have fun in an adult environment
      • Find a job with our dedicated Job Shop - CTR
      • Exceptional advice, guidance and support
      • Hundreds of activities, clubs and trips
      • Top Students’ Union in the UK

      Brand-new campus

      The Canterbury campus boasts industry-standard facilities:

       

      • Animal Care Centre
      • Art & Design Studios
      • Children’s Centre
      • Coffee Shop & Food Hall
      • Construction Workshops
      • CTR - Student Job Shop
      • Dance Studios
      • Electrical Workshops
      • Engineering Workshops
      • Floristry Shop
      • Gas & Plumbing Centre
      • Motor Vehicle Workshops
      • Performing Arts Theatre
      • Radio Studio
      • TV Studio
      • Science Laboratories
      • Sports Hall
      • Stationery Shop
      • The Beretun Restaurant
      • The Canterbury Spa

      Open Days at our Canterbury & Swale Campuses

      Talk to tutors about our wide range of courses,  Tour the campus and see our great facilities,  Meet students and learn about student life and find out about transport, finance and support

      •             2-7pm Wednesday 6th January 2016
      •             2-7pm Wednesday 10th February 2016
      •             2-7pm Wednesday 20th April 2016
      •             2-7pm Wednesday 22nd June 2016
      •             2-6pm Friday 26th August 2016