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YOU CAN NOW STUDY FOR A DEGREE ON YOUR DOORSTEP! Walsall College is the first further education college in the Black Country to offer full degree level courses.

From September 2014, and in conjunction with Birmingham City University, you will be able to convert an existing qualification at Level 5 into a full BA honours qualification at Level 6 for the very first time!

Our three new one-year top-up degrees include:

Further university level qualifications, in the form of top-up degrees, are currently being worked on and will be announced in due course to complement the growing higher education provision.

Higher Education at Walsall College blends academic excellence, personal development and industry relevant skills. All of our programmes are work-related and geared towards helping you secure employment in a range of professions, or go on to a degree.

Each course is endorsed by a panel of industry experts to ensure that they meet the demands of the higher skilled workforce.

Industry requires highly educated and skilled individuals. We are committed to providing the kind of Higher Education that the economy (and you!) need. All Higher Education courses offer opportunities for work-based assignments, work-related projects and work experience.

All our teaching staff are industry trained and practitioners in their field, which means they are the best people to help you achieve your potential.

We know that as a Higher Education student, you may have family, work commitments, or financial constraints. Don’t worry: we have a comprehensive, professional student support system to give you all the advice you may need.

By studying HI:ED at Walsall College, you will have access to exceptional facilities and training where you can develop your ideas, skills and ambitions.

We hope you find the course you are looking for. You will have a lot of hard work and challenges ahead but we will be here to support you every step of the way on your journey to fulfilling your dream.

The National Scholarship

This is a fund which can help new entrants to higher education with the costs of tuition. Successful applicants for the National Scholarship will receive an award which will be deducted from the tuition fee charged for their higher education course. This is only available to new entrants to higher education who have a residual household income of £25,000 or less. Successful applicants will be awarded a fee discount of £1,000 for their first year of full time study (whilst funding is available).

Call 01922 657000 for guidance on courses or click below for our full list of courses, within each course is a link to apply online.

When applying on UCAS, don’t forget to add the ‘buzzword’ WalsallCollege15

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