New students invited to Barnsley College’s Open Evening

Potential new students will have the opportunity to find out about the wide range of study programmes offered at Barnsley College and Barnsley Sixth Form College at an Open Day on Thursday 1 February from 6.00pm to 8.00pm.


Rated outstanding by Ofsted and ranked second in the country in the NICDEX league table, we offer education for everyone; including full and part-time, vocational, Higher Education, A Level and Apprenticeship qualifications. With courses in Business, Warehousing and Logistics; Catering and Hospitality; Hair and Beauty; Health Sciences and Social Care Professions; Horticulture; Music; Media; Computing and Science and much more, there is something for everyone.


Visitors will have the opportunity to speak to tutors, attend presentations, find out about the range of support services available to them, take a look around the state-of-the-art buildings to see the fantastic facilities and see how the college helps its students to reach their potential.


The Open Day will be held at various college sites including the Sixth Form campus on St Mary’s Place, the Old Mill Lane campus on Church Street, the Science Technology Engineering and Maths (STEM) Centre on Old Mill Lane and the Construction Centre and Sports Academy at the Honeywell campus.


Chris Webb Barnsley College Principal said: “We understand that choosing the right college and the right course is a difficult decision. Here at Barnsley College we don’t only offer a wide range of qualifications but also lots of support to help our students succeed and go on to achieve the career they want. Our Open Day is an ideal opportunity to find out more and to have a chat with our friendly and knowledgeable staff. We look forward to welcoming you to the college on Thursday 1 February.”


With study programmes available from Entry Level to degree in over 100 subjects, studying a qualification at Barnsley College equips students with the necessary skills enabling them to achieve their career goals.


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Last updated: 22nd January 2018

Originally posted on: 22nd January 2018