Why Choose Selby College?


It makes perfect sense. Why travel to do your higher education course in another part of the region or the country, when you can do the same course locally?

Reasons why students choose Selby College

  • We offer a range of high quality higher education courses in a variety of different subjects and at a range of levels, e.g.: Foundation Degrees, Full Degrees and Higher National Certificates and Diplomas.  These qualifications are awarded by The University of Hull, The University of Huddersfield and Edexcel.
  • You will have access to our fantastic teaching facilities, offering the latest in equipment and accommodation. 
  • You will be able to benefit from studying for your higher education qualification locally, resulting in reduced costs on living accommodation and unnecessary travel and subsistence costs.
  • You will benefit from access to highly qualified teaching and lecturing staff.
  • You will be studying in a friendly and supportive environment where staff give you the time and support you need to help you progress.
  • Grants, loans and bursaries may be available to help you with your studies.
  • Our range of higher education level courses build firm foundations for your long term career success; we focus on employment-related skills and knowledge, designed to meet local and regional employment needs as well as equipping you to meet the requirements of national and international organisations.
  • We help you begin your studies at the level that is right for you and support you through each stage of your time with us so we can help you progress to a higher education qualification and ultimately meet some of your key personal goals.
  • Our stimulating mix of technical, commercial and creative courses meet recognised quality standards - equal to any similar course anywhere in the UK.
  • We provide opportunities at any stage of your life and we bring these opportunities to you in ways that fit in around your life and other commitments.

Another benefit of coming to Selby College is the group sizes for higher education are small enough to allow you time with your lecturers and easy access to our comprehensive study facilities. In addition, you can use the facilities of the appropriate partner universities for your course.