Find a local college

Find local colleges and the information about the courses they offer.

If you want to do a college course in Brighton & Hove, there are many options to choose from. Most courses start in September and last at least one academic year. There are some colleges that offer mid-year start dates.

College courses

Visit the college websites below to find out more and apply for courses.

Brighton Aldridge Community Academy (BACA)

BACA College offers opportunities to unlock your potential and encourages you to believe you can have the future you desire.

Post-16 provision includes a broad range of academic, vocational and technical qualifications that are combined with enrichment programmes and extensive employer collaboration.


BHASVIC is a modern and vibrant sixth-form college where everyone is treated as an individual and where future success is a priority.

DV8 Sussex

DV8 Sussex is a specialist college offering young people aged 16 to 18 personalised, industry-led courses in the most vibrant and exciting creative sectors.

Through practical project-based learning our students gain real-life experience to develop skills in a supportive and ambitious environment, where there are continual opportunities to work and think differently.

Greater Brighton Metropolitan College (MET)

Greater Brighton MET runs a wide variety of full-time courses focused on providing the practical skills and experience required for your chosen career.

When you finish, you can progress into employment or go on to study at university.

Hove Park Sixth Form

Hove Park Sixth Form offers 4 distinct pathways to help students not only gain qualifications but valuable experiences and the skills to ensure they stand out on the next part of their journey.

Newman College

Newman College offers an enriching post-16 learning environment to help students achieve their goals.

The college has a long tradition of academic success and has regularly been the best school sixth form in the city for A-level results.

The aim is for every student to work hard, have high personal expectations and succeed.

Varndean College

Varndean College is a college with a difference.

Offering over 30 traditional A Levels, a wide range of vocational BTECs, a small but significant number of GCSEs, as well as the increasingly popular International Baccalaureate Diploma.