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Part-time courses to suit your lifestyle

If you are aged 19 or over and looking to get back into work, aiming for a promotion, or even thinking of a new hobby, then let us show you how going back to college can make a difference to your life.Our part-time courses are flexible and affordable, allowing you to fit your studies around your lifestyle.

Part-time courses

Newcastle College offers hundreds of courses ranging from short courses for employability or leisure learning to those designed to help you retrain for a new career or improve the existing skills you have to get that career development you’ve been looking for.

For those looking to get the qualifications needed to go to university then our popular HEFC courses are recruiting for January and we are now also offering Traineeships to those aged 16-23 years. Traineeships are 6 month training programmes to get young people ready for work, as it comes with a guaranteed work placement this may be the opportunity you’ve been looking for!

We offer flexible learning with daytime, evening and weekend courses available, all delivered at our city centre campus which offers great transport links and free parking.

So start something amazing with Newcastle College today, download our new adult course guide and apply for your course online!

Part-time degrees

Newcastle College offers over 60 part-time degree courses that allow you to study in a way that suits you and your lifestyle. Our courses give you the opportunity to broaden your skills and knowledge, giving you the professional development to take your career to the next level or retrain for a brand new career!

We offer both Foundation Degrees (two-year industry led qualifications) and Honours Degree Top-Ups (one-year courses). These courses are designed so that you can fit your learning around your work or family commitments and you'll learn through a blend of  evening attendance, distance and online learning,

Financial support

Our aim at Newcastle College is to keep education affordable for all which is why we offer some of the most competitive fees available in the north east and try to keep the costs associated with studying manageable. We have a range of support funds available to help those aged 19 and over and you may meet the eligibility criteria to get your course either FREE or with a substantial discount.

For full details on the financial support available from Newcastle College and criteria for free or discounted study please click here