2022 entry students

We are delighted you are considering Barnsley College Higher Education (HE) as the next step on the journey to your chosen career. Everything we do here puts our students first and our mission is to give you the skills and support you need to go on to achieve great things. We offer university-level courses including degrees, HNC/Ds and Higher Level Apprenticeships. Take a look at our Higher Education 2022 prospectus.

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Enrolment (Summer 2021)

We hope you’re as excited about starting your course as we are; but before you can start, you need to enrol. Enrolment will take place w/c Monday 13 September. All applicants should have received a letter which details the enrolment dates for each individual course. If you haven’t received it, please contact our Admissions team via email interviews@barnsley.ac.uk or call 01226 216 106.

To help you settle in, we’ve created a handy welcome guide which provides further information about your course and we hope you can join us at our virtual Welcome Event – an online event that will set your week off with a bang.

If you have any further questions, visit our dedicated enrolment page for some frequently asked questions.

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Barnsley is a student friendly, vibrant town just a short distance from Sheffield and Leeds. It is close to both the M1 motorway and some of the UK’s most spectacular countryside, so it’s a great place to be while you study – whatever your interests are. Find out more about why you should choose Barnsley College for your Higher Education journey.

Welcome

We are delighted you are considering Barnsley College Higher Education (HE) as the next step on the journey to your chosen career.

Yiannis Koursis, Principal and CEO Barnsley College

Everything we do here puts our students first. Our mission is to give you the skills and support you need to go on to achieve great things.

These pages outline the HE courses we offer, these are university-level courses including degrees, HNC/Ds and Higher Level Apprenticeships.

Our undergraduate courses are structured to maximise your development and give you the knowledge you’ll need to progress on to further study or get a job in the industry you choose. Many courses include work placements so you will gain real-life industry experience and have a CV to be proud of when you graduate.

You will be taught in excellent facilities by expert staff who are passionate about their subjects and you will enjoy a great level of contact with tutors throughout your course. Most of our HE courses are taught at our Church Street campus, but we also have campuses throughout the town centre for our Further Education students which HE students can make use of.

You’ll be able to get in touch with tutors when you need to and won’t be just another student in a group of hundreds. Many students say this personal touch is the reason they chose to study here rather than anywhere else.

Yiannis Koursis, Principal and Chief Executive