Wigan & Leigh College

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    University Centre Wigan & Leigh College

    Welcome to the University Centre Wigan & Leigh College

    With 70 years of expertise delivering vocational higher education the University Centre at Wigan and Leigh College is the first choice partner to secure your career success and for the skills development of your future workforce.

    For careers and sector expertise in Business, Professional & Technology, Creative Arts & New Media, Construction & Engineering and Health & Social Care, Sport & Education.

    Degrees awarded by UCLan, ranked in the top 4% of all worldwide universities and Foundation Degree, HND and HNC courses in partnership with Pearson Edexcel.

     

    Why choose the University Centre Wigan & Leigh College?

    • We have been offering higher education courses for over 70 years

    • Only College with University Centre status in the borough

    • Graduate with degree from UCLan or a Pearson qualification

    • Your career is our focus whether progressing or to starting your career we support you

    • Studying around work, family and other commitments won't be a problem, many courses are offered full and part-time

    • Smaller class sizes mean more contact time and a higher level of support one-to-one

    • Our expert tutors’ industry knowledge sets them apart, they teach from experience

    • Our fees are extremely competitive and by studying locally you could save thousands on accommodation costs.

    Levels of Study

    • Higher Apprenticeships

    • Higher National Certificates (HNC)

    • Certificate in Education

    • Higher National Diplomas (HND)

    • Foundation Degrees

    • Top-Up Honours Degrees

    • Post Graduate Certificate in Education

     

    For real jobs, real careers and real success choose the University Centre Wigan and Leigh College…

    With a choice of 30 career subject areas, you can graduate with a degree from UCLan. No upfront tuition fees and courses starting from 1 day a week your studies fit around you.

     

    University Centre Advice & Enrolment Events

    Tuesday 29th August  3pm - 7pm

     

    Latest News

    Skills and employment futures in the Wigan borough are set to advance with the awarding of University Centre status to Wigan & Leigh College

    Celebrating 70 years of delivering higher education in the borough


    Information

    GM Higher

    Wigan & Leigh College is in a collaboration with Greater Manchester Higher. Which are a collaboration of higher education providers from across Greater Manchester, who are working together to provide high quality outreach activities for local schools and colleges as part of the HEFCE funded National Networks for Collaborative Outreach project. GM Higher aims to improve the provision of information, advice and guidance about progression routes to higher education (HE) and improved information about the variety of HE options for learners and their key influencers.

    Courses Available

    COURSE TITLE VENUE MODE OF STUDY COURSE DETAILS
    BA (Hons) Business Administration Top-up Professional Studies Building, Wigan Full-time View BA (Hons) Business Administration Top-up Course
    BA (Hons) Education and Professional Studies Top-Up Degree Parson's Walk Centre, Wigan Part-time View BA (Hons) Education and Professional Studies Top-Up Degree Course
    BA (Hons) Top-up Degree in Spa Management Awarded by UCLan The Image Centre, Leigh Full-time View BA (Hons) Top-up Degree in Spa Management Awarded by UCLan Course
    BSc (Hons) Top-up Computing Parson's Walk Centre, Wigan Full-time View BSc (Hons) Top-up Computing Course
    FDA Children, Young People and their Services (awarded by UCLan) Parson's Walk Centre, Wigan Full-time View FDA Children, Young People and their Services (awarded by UCLan) Course
    FdA Spa Management awarded by UCLan The Image Centre, Leigh Full-time View FdA Spa Management awarded by UCLan Course
    FdA Sports Coaching (awarded by UCLan) Leigh Sixth Form College Full-time View FdA Sports Coaching (awarded by UCLan) Course
    Foundation Degree (FdA) in Creative Industries - Fashion & Textiles Pathway School for the Arts - Wigan Full-time View Foundation Degree (FdA) in Creative Industries - Fashion & Textiles Pathway Course
    Foundation Degree (FdA) in Creative Industries - Graphic Design Pathway School for the Arts - Wigan Full-time View Foundation Degree (FdA) in Creative Industries - Graphic Design Pathway Course
    Foundation Degree (FdA) in Criminology & Sociology Awarded by UCLan Parson's Walk Centre, Wigan Full-time View Foundation Degree (FdA) in Criminology & Sociology Awarded by UCLan Course



    Wigan and Leigh College, PO Box 53, Parson's Walk, Wigan, WN1 1RS

    (01942) 76 16 00

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