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Access to Higher Education

Don’t let fears of returning to the classroom stop you from improving your career prospects!

Whatever role you want to end up in, our Access to Higher Education course will prepare you for studying at university level. When you’ve completed it, you’ll be ready to study a Higher Education course with us, or with a university of your choice.

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Quick Facts

  • Range of different pathways
  • Gives you skills to access Higher Education
  • Designed for mature students who want to attend university
  • Second chance at gaining a qualification

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.