Thank you for taking the time to find out more about Uxbridge College.
There are many courses and apprenticeships to choose from and lots of things to consider, so it is important to find out what suits your interests and future plans.
If you are not quite sure what you want to do, don’t worry. Our Careers Team is available to talk through the options so you have the information you need to help you make the right decision.
High-quality teaching is what we're all about. Our staff will ensure you gain the skills and knowledge you need to prepare for a fantastic future.
We also place an emphasis on you gaining the wider skills that employers look for.
These essential work skills will help you emerge equipped with the right qualification and skills for the world of work and for your future career plans.
That could include progressing to a higher education programme, getting an apprenticeship, heading off to university or going out to the workplace.
It is this dedication that makes us a successful college and the Number 1 college in London* for 16-18 achievement. I do hope you will join us to be a part of it.
Dr Darrell DeSouza
Group Principal and CEO - HCUC
*HCUC (Harrow College & Uxbridge College) is the number one college in London for 16-18 achievement based on the most recent DfE data, March 2020.
Courses for 16-19
A-Levels and GCSEs 2 courses
Our A Level and GCSE provision gives you the chance to benefit from the best of both worlds. You get a dedicated sixth form centre as well as access to all the facilities the wider college has to offer.
A-Levels and GCSEs courses
Access to Higher Education Diplomas 3 courses
Our one-year Access to Higher Education Diploma courses will set you up with a place to do a degree at university even if you don’t have the A-Level or equivalent qualifications you thought you needed.
Access to Higher Education Diplomas courses
Accounting 2 courses
Accountancy is a core business skill required across all industries, providing those with the right qualifications the opportunity to work across a wide range of companies or for themselves.
Art & Design 5 courses
Art and design students have the chance to see their work on display as they prepare to either enter their career or continue studying with prestigious institutions such as the University for the Creative Arts or the University of the Arts London.
Art & Design courses
Beauty Therapy 5 courses
We’re a Hair and Beauty Industry Authority (HABIA) member school with a working salon for real customers. Our students get hands-on real-world experience before their career has even started.
Beauty Therapy courses
Business 4 courses
Our business courses give you the chance to put your developing skills to the test with practical projects and scenarios which bring the theory to life.
Childcare 4 courses
Uxbridge College was a pioneer in the introduction of the new T-Levels in childcare. Our training includes hands-on working in the field so that our students can grow in both confidence and competence.
Computing & Information Technology 11 courses
Our courses prepare students for a wide range of skills in subjects including software systems, cyber security and robotics.
Computing & Information Technology courses
Construction, Building Services/Plumbing 8 courses
The college has excellent relationships with construction industry businesses.
Construction, Building Services/Plumbing courses
Electrical Installation 3 courses
Our electrical installation courses prepare you for a range of opportunities working in domestic, commercial and other settings.
Electrical Installation courses
Engineering 9 courses
Engineering is taught using a wide range of equipment and software to ensure the student is immersed in the technology which will become familiar when they move on into employment.
English -ESOL & EFL 1 course
Get more out of your life in the UK by improving your English skills. Develop your spoken, written, reading and listening skills with our ESOL courses. Available for students at all levels.
English -ESOL & EFL courses
Fashion 1 course
Our course will appeal whether your interest is in designing, styling or photographing fashion, or you would like to work more widely in the fashion industry.
Foundation Learning & Skills for Life 11 courses
Our courses are suitable for students who have few or no formal qualifications and would like to progress onto a vocational course in the future. They are suitable for people with special educational needs.
Foundation Learning & Skills for Life courses
Games Development 3 courses
Gaming is not just a pastime for millions of people of all ages. It’s a huge industry calling for high-skilled specialists who can create the software which makes it all happen.
Games Development courses
Hairdressing 6 courses
Students can work with real clients as part of their training and have the reassurance of knowing they are studying at a college which is a member of the Hair & Beauty Industry Authority (HABIA).
Media 4 courses
We are all surrounded by various forms of media, from creative productions to journalism. Our courses are designed to enable you to start a career in media or progress to more advanced training including, university degrees.
Motor Vehicle Maintenance 4 courses
Our courses allow you to work in safe and realistic facilities as you learn from teaching staff with industry experience and put your skills to the test by working on our collection of vehicles.
Motor Vehicle Maintenance courses
Music 3 courses
The music industry is one of the UK’s great success stories. Our range of courses is designed to open up the world of opportunities it provides.
Performing Arts & Dance 4 courses
Our Performing Arts & Dance courses offer you the chance to progress to work in the performance industries directly or via progression to prestigious colleges, thanks to expert lecturers and our patron, the playwright and actor Kwame Kwei-Armah OBE.
Performing Arts & Dance courses
Professional Cookery & Hospitality 2 courses
We have modern kitchen facilities and our own restaurant with a frequently-changing menu to ensure students are able to experience what it’s really-like to work in this creative, challenging and fast-paced industry.
Professional Cookery & Hospitality courses
Science 2 courses
We offer modern laboratories and teaching staff with extensive industry experience.
Sport 5 courses
The sports and fitness industry provides a wide range of career opportunities including group coaching, personal training, assisting with injury recovery and gym instruction.
Travel & Tourism 4 courses
Our courses will prepare students for careers in a range of settings including hotels, airlines and cruise ships.
Travel & Tourism courses
Uniformed Services 5 courses
We can prepare you for a future in the emergency services and the armed forces with a range of courses which will allow you to get direct entry into your career or progress to more specialist training.
Uniformed Services courses