Our academic partners
Who do we work with?
The University of Worcester is proud to work with various partners to support a range of projects. Here are some of them:
BMet (Birmingham Metropolitan College)
Birmingham Metropolitan College is one of the leading providers of further and higher education in the West Midlands.
BMET offers a wide choice of A Levels, vocational courses, apprenticeships as well as full and part-time courses for adults including Access to HE and university level study.
BMet is comprised of four main colleges and a number of satellite sites in Birmingham, the Black Country and Kidderminster: Matthew Boulton College, Sutton Coldfield College and James Watt College in Birmingham; The Centre of Sporting Excellence in Kidderminster.
Courses on offer and location of delivery
- Foundation Degree (FD) Dental Technician - Matthew Boulton College
- Foundation Degree (FD) Football Business Management and Coaching – Centre of Sporting Excellence (CoSe), Kidderminster
Coleg Gwent is one of the best performing colleges in Wales and also one of the biggest with over 18,000 students.
Coleg Gwent are in the top quarter of all colleges in Wales following Estyn’s Annual Review of Performance in 2014, so as a student at Coleg Gwent you can be confident of a high quality experience with plenty of personal support and guidance. Their five unique campuses are accessibly located across the boroughs of Blaenau Gwent, Caerphilly, Monmouthshire, Newport and Torfaen - so there’s a whole world of exciting opportunity open to everyone in their local communities.
Courses on offer and location of delivery
- Foundation Degree Mental Health (Crosskeys Campus)
Phone: 01495 333333
Dudley College of Technology
Dudley College of Technology is an Outstanding Further and Higher Education College, based in the Black Country.
The college offers courses from Entry level and GCSEs through to Foundation Degrees and University level study in a range of subject areas. Courses are high quality and affordable and linked to local and regional jobs and skills.
Courses on offer with University of Worcester
FdSc Exercise and Wellness Management
Phone: 01384 363000
For many years, Halesowen College has held a reputation for high standards, an excellent learning environment and a caring, supportive sense of community.
Heart of Worcestershire College
Heart of Worcestershire College is a further and higher education college that offers full-time and part-time courses in a diverse range of specialist subject areas.
Herefordshire, Ludlow College and North Shropshire College
Herefordshire & Ludlow College's emphasis is on the success of every single student.
Iron Mill College
Iron Mill College is a well-established, leading provider of education and training in mental health and wellbeing based in central Exeter in Devon and with further training centres in Dorset and Whitstable, Kent.
NCT is the UK’s leading charity for parents, for the First 1,000 Days - right through pregnancy, birth and beyond. Higher Education Course are offered to train practitioners to support new families through pregnancy and the early days of parenthood.
Courses on offer
FD Birth and Beyond
Key features of our Foundation Degree Birth and Beyond:
- Family-friendly and flexible with full-time or part-time options.
- Regional face-to-face contact with tutors and other students.
- Access to our course is by pre-existing qualifications or through our Access to Training course.
If you have any questions about training with NCT, contact them through their online course enquiry form or call their friendly admissions team on 0208 752 2453 or 01905 54 3012.
Somerset Centre for Integrated Learning
Support Services for Education (SSE) is a traded unit within Somerset County Council that offers a wide variety of support services to all education providers.
As a public sector traded unit it provides the right balance between public sector ethos and commercial practice. Somerset Centre for Integrated Learning (SCIL) is the training team for SSE. They are committed to making a difference to children and young people by working in partnership with others.
Courses on offer and location of delivery:
- Foundation degree in Teaching and Learning – Ilminster and North Devon
- Foundation degree in early years to adolescence (0 – 19) – Ilminster
- BA Professional Practice – Ilminster
- MA Education – Ilminster
- PGCE Primary – Ilminster
- School Direct training – Ilminster
- School Direct Salaried - Ilminster
Phone: 0300 123 1967
Website: support services for education
The Learning Institute
The Learning Institute is part of the Westcountry Schools Trust.