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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.


Richard Barker, Food and Beverage Manager at The Grove restaurant with AA Rosette accreditation

Bradford College's student-run restaurant is celebrating after being re-awarded an AA Rosette.

Taylor Barraclough is leading a free Saturday Theatre Club at Bradford College

A drama graduate has returned to college to teach a new generation of budding actors.

Shelley Mannion, Pharmacy Professional Development Lead at Bradford College

A Bradford College pharmacy tutor has had an article published in a leading industry magazine.

Bradford College CEO Andy Welsh and Health and Safety Manager Alan Bradley with one of the defibrillators

Life-saving equipment has been installed at Bradford College.

Bradford College student David Palmer, right, gets feedback on his design work from staff from Prestigious Textiles

Textile design students from Bradford School of Art have shown off their creative skills to the head of an internationally-renowned business.

Students from Bradford College at their National Citizen Service graduation

A group of students from Bradford College are celebrating after completing the National Citizen Service programme.

Friday, September 9, 2016 - 13:45

Our FE College Calendar 2016 - 2017 is now available.

Tuesday, June 21, 2016 (All day)

Our HE College Calendar 2016 - 2017 is now available.

Saturday, March 18, 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

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