Bradford College

Bradford College is one of the largest in the UK, and prides itself on its excellent reputation for supporting students in all areas of college life. It is a welcoming, friendly place to study with a long history of delivering quality education for almost 180 years.

The institution has over 24,000 students from over 65 countries worldwide, a staff of 1,700, and is the largest provider of higher education outside of the university sector in England. It offers affordable, internationally recognised qualifications in higher and further education and English language, with over 550 courses from 29 curriculum areas on offer.

Every year, hundreds of students from all over the world choose to study at Bradford College, who are proud of their strong tradition of welcoming international students. The College's International Centre liaises with all other departments of the College, offering specialist advice and assistance for all international students, from application to graduation. Students can visit the International Centre to discuss everyday issues, seek specialist information relating to visa renewal, course enquiries and applications, and banking issues.

The institution is one of the UK Border Agency's Highly Trusted Sponsors, and is accredited by the British Council for the teaching of English language. The College's degrees are validated by Leeds Metropolitan University, so students at Bradford are benefiting from receiving their degree from one of the country's leading universities.

Bradford College is proud to provide an excellent learning experience, not only in its academic studies, but also in the friendly environment of the College, bringing together students of diverse cultures and nationalities. Many of the College's courses have been carefully developed in close co-operation with industry, commerce, and professional and nationally validating bodies. Employer engagement is an essential part of its programmes and means that they are career-focused, leading to more employable graduates. The institution's dedicated and highly qualified teaching staff are committed to ensuring every learner develops to their full potential.

Bradford was one of the first Colleges in the country to be awarded 'Healthy College' status for improving the health and wellbeing of its students and staff, and has been singled out for praise by the government for their work in this area. A huge emphasis is given to sports at Bradford and the new Trinity Green campus which opened in September 2008 houses an excellent sports centre. The College also has 13 sports academies, including football, rugby, boxing and cricket.

Bradford is a friendly, 21st century city attracting nine million visitors per year. Cost of living is inexpensive compared to other major UK cities, and on- and off-campus accommodation is affordable. It has excellent transport links offering easy access to many interesting places throughout the UK.
There are a number of reasons why students decide to study at Bradford College: the huge range of courses available, the friendly and supportive learning environment and the experienced and approachable lecturers to name but a few.

To find out more about studying at Bradford College, please contact the local representative:

NO. 1 Deanston House
3/2 Deanston Place
Third Floor
Colombo 3
011 57 52 533 , 0777 390 683

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