North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College is a leading college group based in the Midlands.


Through our shared Mission, ‘to achieve success through learning’, we are committed to working in partnership with local, regional and national employers to ensure that we deliver the skills training that industry needs today and in the future.


We are one of the largest and most successful colleges in the region. We offer brilliant teaching and learning, excellent work experience placements and opportunities for students to develop independently.


We offer a wide range of pathways for learners – from Full-time, Apprenticeships, Higher Education, Part-time, Online and Professional courses across 5 different Campuses within Nuneaton, Hinckley and Leicester.


Higher Education at North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College


Our Higher Education programmes work alongside our partner universities, Coventry University, De Montfort University, The University of Warwick and the University of West London, enabling us to design and deliver a range of foundation degrees and bachelor degrees that link together and build on existing qualifications.


Ranging from access courses, to HNDs through to bachelor degrees, our programmes cover a wide range of subject areas. Our courses are located across five campuses, including a specialist Higher Education Centre in Hinckley. This site has a real community feel, where every student has the opportunity to thrive in an open, friendly and creative environment.


Why study HE with us?


  • Flexible learning environment
  • Supports those who have commitments alongside their study
  • Lower course fees than universities
  • Smaller class sizes, meaning you get 1-1 support
  • Perfect for those wanting to upskills or retrain


Higher Education courses are not out of reach! If you don’t have the formal qualifications needed, our Access courses are the perfect starting point. They are designed to introduce you to your chosen subject and develop the academic skills you need to take the next step.


Apprenticeships and North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College


We offer a comprehensive range of Apprenticeships in Leicestershire & Warwickshire to a wide range of industries and businesses. Our aim is to make sure students pursue a career they are passionate about and employers fulfil their training needs, making a positive impact on productivity.


Our Apprenticeship offer is designed to meet industry demands, and we are proud to work with hundreds of organisations across the Midlands including Toyota, HORIBA MIRA and Next PLC.




  • We are graded Good by Ofsted
  • We have around 1,800 Apprentices across 7 main sector areas
  • Our success rate is 80.3% – this is above the national average
  • We have more than 600 employer partners
  • Extensive experience in working with small, medium and large employers across a range of industries
  • Ongoing support from assessors with in-depth knowledge of the industry
  • Central, easy to access locations across North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire