Higher Education

This section shows the first day of term for all of our higher education programmes.


Visual Arts

Art, Design, Graphics & Media

With our excellent workshops and specialist facilities we can help you to flourish in the creative industry.

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Business & Management

The dynamic and growing business, consulting and management industry is vast.  This means that there are a wide range of different job roles available for graduates. 

HE Computing 1

Computing & IT

Let us help you to develop the skills and knowledge that IT employers are looking for with our range of dynamic computing programmes.

HE Construction

Construction and Civil Engineering

Construction is one of the UK's largest and most diverse sectors.  It is a global industry with lots of rewarding jobs for construction graduates.

HE counselling


Counsellors help people with their problems and make a positive difference to their lives.

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Early Years

Childhood studies is excellent preparation for a wide range of careers working with children and young people in areas such as health, education and social care.

HE education


The skills and experience you gain during your education degree prepares you for a range of careers working with children and young people.

HE engineering


Engineering is a diverse profession that contributes to most aspects of modern life. It is one of the highest earning professions after law and medicine.

HE social 2

Health & Care

Study on one of our health and social care programmes and embark on a rewarding career in this sector.

HE course 4


A career in housing can be rewarding and challenging.  The work is varied and there are lots of career options including housing management, residential involvement, development and supported housing.

HE course 1

Hospitality, Tourism & Events

The hospitality, tourism and events industry has a lot to offer graduates both in the UK and abroad. 

Podiatry class


We have two excellent clinical facilities in Bishop Auckland and Durham where you can get hands-on practical experience of this specialist area of healthcare.

HE public services

Public Services

A public services degree will give you transferable skills and knowledge to prepare you for a range of careers.

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A career in the music industry is hard work but if you are passionate about music very few industries are as exciting to work in!

HE podiatry

Professional Qualifications

Students will develop their careers through the internationally recognised accreditation offered by these professional bodies.  

HE course 2

Social Work

A social worker helps individuals and families to improve their lives. They make a positive difference in the community and work with other agencies including the police, local authority, schools and probation service.

HE Sport


The sports industry is competitive and there is a wide range of careers in sports-occupational areas with prospects increasing.