Meet our students

Finding your new means more than studying the perfect course – our students enjoy new experiences, gain new opportunities, make new friends, develop new skills, achieve new goals and build a new confidence in themselves!

#FindYourNew at New College Durham and #LetsGetYouThere – hear from our students below.

Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship Information Communications Technician

“Throughout my two-year computing apprenticeship with New College, I received excellent support on my day release and with my employer, Durham County Council.

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A-Levels (Psychology, Criminology, Geography and English Language)

“There was certainly a more welcoming and respectful atmosphere towards students at NCD compared to school, not to mention that your course tutors are dedicated A-Level lecturers with expertise in their areas!"

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BA (Hons) Education & Training (Top-up)

“When I started studying I was also working 1-1 as a Teaching Assistant in a local primary school and being a mother of two children with a diagnosis of Autism.

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BA (Hons) Social Work

“I felt wanted as a student on the social work degree, I liked the small class sizes and the team were available whenever I needed them"

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