We have full-time courses in over 20 vocational subject areas. You can choose a course from Entry Level through to Level 3 Extended Diploma.


Discover our wide range of part-time courses across different subject areas. You can browse our Introductory courses through to Level 5.

Free Higher Education Courses

If you employed and want to study a course that is relevant to your job, you could study a qualification at university level completely free.


Start an apprenticeship with us, choosing one of our innovative training routes. From Plumbing to Civil Engineering, IT to Agriculture, you can find an option that best suits you.

A Levels

Access a wide variety of A Levels at our exciting new Penybont Sixth Form. You can have the best of both worlds through our partnership with Pencoed Comprehensive School.

Open Days at Bridgend

Come along to speak to our tutors and advisers on what courses we have available. Spaces fill up quickly – don’t miss out register your place now.

About Bridgend College

Welcome to Bridgend College! We are a proudly acclaimed Excellent College by Estyn and could be your first step onto your career path. We tailor to your ambitions and offer a wide range of courses, from Level 1 to Degree, in over 20 vocational areas.

Studying with us allows you to have a positive and engaging experience, academically and socially. You will be joining over 6000 new learners, studying across our five campuses or in the workplace.

Highest Ranking FE College in the UK

We are officially the best Further Education College in the whole of the UK.

In 2017, we were listed as 28th in The Sunday Times Best 100 NFP Organisations, the annual ranking of Britain’s happiest and most motivated workforces. This respected award demonstrates our commitment to both our staff and learners here at Bridgend College.’

We are Excellent

We are proud to have received the very rare double ‘excellent’ in our Estyn inspection. This award reflects the dedication, innovation and passion of our learners, staff, governors and partners. We are extremely pleased that the high quality of our performance has been recognised in the awards gifted to the college.


At Weston House it is our intention to help make the young people who stay with us “All that they can be” by putting our students at the centre of everything we do.


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Learn English

ESOL courses develop English skills and provide qualifications in English for speakers of other languages.

We run various courses in the heart of Bridgend.

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Skills for Adults

We are offering the chance for you to enhance your English, Maths and IT skills through our Skills for Adults courses. For more information, click below.