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Access to Higher Education

Unlock your potential and access a range of University Level qualifications by completing our access course. Apply today for a September start. 

AAT: Finance your future

Our online and on campus AAT courses are back. Study AAT at our Cheltenham and Gloucester campuses this September. 

Math and English: free online courses

Maths and English skills are required across all industries. Our brand new online courses will get you get up to speed with maths and English.

Shift your future

Teaching and training roles available for engineers and tradespeople. £4,000 joining incentive payment available.

Learning that works.

Learn the skills that businesses need with industry insight and experiences that can take your future further, from campuses across Gloucestershire. Limited spaces available.

Progress Your Career

Whether you want to progress in your current role, break into a new industry or start your career, we have a wide range of courses to help you progress this September.

Naoki Onimaru

Applied Technology BSC

Film Production

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Amelia Thomas

HND (Level 5)

Digital Forensics and Cyber Security

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Matthew Cooper


Theatrical Production

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Sylvester Ghanney


Electronic and Electrical Engineering

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Natasha Brown



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Steven Fisher

University Diploma

Education and Training

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Gemma Curtis

Foundation Degree


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Lewis Bevis

Level 2


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Benji Bradshaw

T Level

Adult Nursing

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Jess Hands

Level 2

Motor Vehicle

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Jess Hopkins

Foundation Degree

Early Years

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Taylor Watson

Degree Apprenticeship (Level 6)

Cyber Security

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Level 2


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Katie Mawdesley

Level 2


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Ella Cash



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Olivia Simpson


Fashion and Textiles

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Meg Evans


Art and Design

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Kamran Delsetan



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Kyle Anderson

Level 3


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Deniqua Williams

Level 3

Health and Social Care

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Annalise Barley

Level 3

Art and Design

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Bobby Johnstone

Level 2 and 3

Creative Media Production

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Open Evenings

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Friday 26 August 10:00 - 4:00 pm

Term Dates

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Term 1 Starts 8 September 2021 Ends 22 October 2021
Term 2 Starts 1 November 2021 Ends 15 December 2021
Term 3 Starts 4 January 2022 Ends 18 February 2022

Learning That Works

At GC we make people more employable. Our students leave us with the skills employers love! Discover how GC has learning that truly works.

Great Staff, Great Facilities

Our expert teachers, caring support staff and high standard facilities make GC a great place to learn and work. If you'd like to be part of the team please check our jobs list.

Education That Pays

At GC you can earn while you learn by taking one of our Apprenticeships. We can also help employers take on apprentices and provide bespoke training for your current staff.

Aged 16-24 and Want To Work?

Traineeships provide work experience to help you get your dream job or apprenticeship.


Latest News and Events

Visit our News and Events pages to hear the latest news from the College and find out when we’re holding our next Open Evenings, Parent Information Sessions and other events.

Students smiling during the summer holidays

9 Top Tips to Maintaining Good Mental Health during the Summer Holidays

Although we look forward to a break from college and well-earned rest over the summer, it can be difficult to break from our usual routines. Therefore, we have compiled nine useful top tips to support your well-being whether you are a current student or thinking of joining us.

Matthew Burgess with Hillside and Salix investors at GC Zero ceremony

Gloucestershire College celebrates completion of GC Zero works

After months of hard work, we celebrated the completion of our ambitious GC Zero building works on Friday 22 July, taking us closer to our goal of delivering net zero campuses by 2030 and cementing our place as a leader in driving decarbonisation in the education sector.

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Why Gloucestershire College?

We guide any ambitious and motivated person on their journey through education and their career, by providing the right environment that encourages and nurtures individual talents.

Our industry-standard facilities and experienced teaching team provide our students with the skills businesses truly need.

We are here to help

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90% of students would recommend GC and 95% said that the teaching on their course was good.

Ofsted has rated us good.

  • We offer industry relevant facilities
  • Our lecturers are passionate subject specialists
  • Employers value our students' skills

We'll look after you. We have dedicated teams to help you and a great Learning Mentor scheme.