The benefits of a degree

Completing a degree can open the door to a whole new career or help you progress in the one you already have. 

Higher Education is all about inspiring you to develop new and existing skills. A degree gives you the freedom to be creative and the knowledge and experience to achieve your personal and academic ambitions. 

The UK is increasingly becoming a knowledge-based economy and employers are looking for graduates to fill their vacancies. A degree can vastly increase your earning potential and open up new opportunities to find employment. Better still, pursuing your passions as a career can lead to a sense of accomplishment and a more fulfilling job. As many of our programmes are vocationally orientated, you’ll also develop a strong work ethic and the confidence to progress in the workplace.

A University level qualification will not only improve your career prospects, but will develop you as a person. You’ll develop a range of transferable skills including communication, critical thinking and writing skills that you can use in your everyday life. 

Our higher education students come from a range of backgrounds including: 

  • People in employment looking to gain a promotion
  • People who are unemployed and want to improve their job prospects
  • Advanced apprentices looking to improve their qualifications
  • A Level, BTEC, Level 3 or Access to HE students looking to progress 

We organise a prestigious graduation ceremony for every one of our higher education courses to celebrate their achievements with family, friends and staff!