Alumni Development

Never stop learning with South & City College Birmingham and Bournville College. Our aim is to get all of our students career-ready, and the alumni association is here to help you with your ongoing professional and personal development. Whatever you want to achieve in life, if you’re a former student of the colleges, we can help you get there. Here you’ll find our guides to the right options for you, plus some valuable careers resources.

Your options

Higher Education

Our Higher Education courses offer you better employment opportunities without the sky high costs of university and with full and part time options that fit around you. You could also be eligible for financial help with paying for your course.

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Access Courses

Our Access to Higher Education courses prepare you for university-level study. If you’ve been away from education for a while or don’t have the traditional qualifications needed to apply for university, we can give you the tools to succeed.

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Further Education

We offer vocational qualifications and equivalents for both school leavers and adults starting at any academic level in a huge range of subjects including Motor Vehicle, Sport, Hospitality, Music and Construction, all taught in specialist facilities.

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Apprenticeships

Want to earn while you learn? You can gain nationally recognised qualifications, whilst gaining hands-on, practical experience and new skills in the industry of your choice. At the same time, you will be employed and paid at least the National Apprenticeship Minimum wage.

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A Levels

Study your A Levels at South & City College Birmingham or Bournville College and we will support you in the significant transition from GCSEs. We provide sessions on study skills to help with organisational skills, writing style and revision techniques in the lead up to your A Level exams.

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