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Higher Education

Helping you get the job you deserve at an affordable price

Your progression route from Level 3 courses


Why study Higher Education at our College?

  • Colleges offer affordable excellence as an alternative to university higher education.
  • Class sizes are much smaller than at university, and you’ll get more time with your tutor.
  • College students achieve their qualification with less debt than university students.

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Use our online application form to apply for a course. It’s easy to complete and goes straight to our admissions team.

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About Higher Education

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

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Facilities at HCC

Hackney Community College has a superb campus, with industry-standard facilities for all our HE courses. Our celebrated onsite nursery makes sure that your child is cared for by highly-qualified experts, while you study.
Class sizes are usually much 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.