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About Bradford College

Bradford College is an award-winning education institution based in the city of Bradford, West Yorkshire, with a national reputation for excellence.

We have delivered quality Further and Higher education and training for more than 180 years and are one of the biggest Further Education colleges in the country. We're also one of the largest providers of Higher Education outside of the university sector. In total, the student body is more than 20,000 strong.

The college has a strong professional and vocational focus in order to provide its alumni with tangible employment opportunities and prepare them for the working world.

We boast fantastic facilities, industry-experienced staff and a vast range of career-focussed courses designed to provide our students with a set of skills, understandings and personal attributes to be successful in their chosen career.

Bradford College is a member of the Bradford College Group, the Association of Colleges and the West Yorkshire Consortium of Colleges (WYCC).

Our Campus

The Bradford College campus has recently undergone a multi-million pound state-of-the-art renovation. Our multi-million pound estate includes the new £50M David Hockney Building, the £10M Advanced Technology Centre (ATC) plus the £20M Trinity Green campus that provides industry-standard workshops and equipment.


Amy Seaman of Bradford College
A lecturer in Ophthalmic Dispensing at Bradford College has taken up a key role with a professional body.
Hannah Lamb of Bradford School of Art at Bradford College leads a workshop
Tutors from Bradford School of Art will be passing on their expertise during this weekend’s Saltaire Arts Trail.
Access to HE students from Bradford College visit the University of Bradford

Science students from Bradford College discovered more about the wide spectrum of careers available in the scientific field during a trip to a university.

Boxer Richie Woodhall, centre in white shirt, with sport students from Bradford College
Sports-mad students from Bradford College enjoyed a trip to the training base of some of the nation’s top athletes.
Provost Richard Thomas presents Chris Reid with an award in 2016
The efforts of Bradford College staff will be recognised at the fifth annual Students’ Union Awards next week,
Hair and Beauty Students show off their finished looks

Hair and Beauty students took inspiration from celebrities, cinema and the environment for their latest project.

Friday, September 9, 2016 - 13:45

Our FE College Calendar 2016 - 2017 is now available.

Monday, May 15, 2017 (All day)

Please view schedules for Further Education Exams taking place during May/June 2017.

Tuesday, June 21, 2016 (All day)

Our HE College Calendar 2016 - 2017 is now available.

Saturday, July 1, 2017 - 11:00

Make a date to come to our next Open Day and find out more about our huge range of Further and Higher Education Courses including GCSEs, AS and A-Levels, NVQs, Diplomas, BTECs and Apprentices