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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.


Hallmark Studios' creative space called the Greenhouse in Bradford College
Bradford College is delighted to announce an exciting collaboration with leading greetings card publisher, Hallmark, that will offer students opportunities to learn from industry experts.
Motor Vehicle students at Bradford College with donated equipment from Sogefi and Platinum
Budding car mechanics at Bradford College are seeing their training move up a gear thanks to generous donations from two businesses.
Pupils from St John's CE Primary, Bradford, enjoy LEGO Learning at Bradford College
LEGO was used as the building blocks to learning at an event for primary school children in Bradford.
The panel at Living in a Sexualised Society debate at Bradford College
Students from Bradford College and the University of Bradford came together to discuss living in an increasingly sexualised society.
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Employers from across West Yorkshire are being invited to attend free information sessions in Bradford on the looming government apprenticeship reforms.
Performing Arts students at Bradford College

Performing Arts students will take to the stage of Bradford’s famous Alhambra Theatre this weekend for a major dance celebration.

Friday, September 9, 2016 - 13:45

Our FE College Calendar 2016 - 2017 is now available.

Saturday, March 25, 2017 - 10:00

Come to our Higher Education Applicant Visit Day and get an insight in to studying at Bradford College University Centre.

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