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Higher Education

Study HE at your local college

Colleges offer affordable excellence as an alternative to university higher education. Class sizes are smaller than at university, and you’ll get more time with your tutor.

Helping you get the job you deserve

Hackney Community College is the ideal environment to study Higher Education. Go to our HE section here.

Why study HE at your LOCAL COLLEGE?

Recent Association of Colleges research shows that students value HE in colleges for:

  • Their local option
  • More teaching hours than university
  • Good levels of tutor access and support
  • Relevance to their future employment
  • The teaching focus

Facilities at HCC
Hackney Community College has a superb campus, with industry-standard facilities for all our HE courses. Our fabulous onsite nursery makes sure that your child is cared for while you study. Class sizes are usually smaller than at university, so you build up a good relationship with your tutor and lecturers. Although we’re a fairly large College, we have a very supportive campus community.

Lots of students choose HCC for the support they receive. We have a team of student advisers who you can turn to for free, confidential and impartial advice on both academic and personal issues.

Fees – Can I afford it?
There’s been a lot of debate about fees for higher education. We can guarantee that our fees will be lower than equivalent courses at universities. Our fees are being finalised and will be published shortly.
And don’t forget – your future is definitely worth investing in!