Why choose New College Durham for computing?

  • 100% of FdSc Applied Business Computing students agree that the IT resources were accessible when needed.**
  • 100% of FdSc Applied Business Computing students agree that their work placement helped them to develop employability skills.**
  • 100% of FdSc Applied Business Computing students agree that they received sufficient advice and support with their studies.***
  • 100% of Computing with Networking students are satisfied with the quality of the course.***
  • 100% of FdSc Computing with Networking students agree that their lecturers made the subject interesting.**
  • 100% of FdSc Computing with Networking students agree that their work placement helped them to develop employability skills.**
  • Get hands-on experience with our state-of-the-art Cisco networking equipment. We recently invested £24,000 in purchasing industry standard switches, routers, hubs and new computer systems.

  • 90% of FdSc Applied Business Computing students were working and/or studying 6 months after completing the course.*
  • 90% of FdSc Computing with Networking students were working and/or studying 6 months after completing the course.*


* DLHE (Destination of Leavers from Higher Education) 2012/13 Survey
** HE On-Programme Survey Dec 2014
*** National Student Survey 2015