Welcome to higher education

Do you want to take your career to another level? Start a higher education programme with us.

Career-focused education at Reading College

We are specialists in vocational education. We work with partner organisations to deliver university-level training that’s completely career focused.

Employability – your employability – is the priority. Study with us and you get:

  • university-accredited foundation and degree programmes
  • partnerships with leading local universities
  • Edexcel-accredited HND programmes
  • industry-specific learning – all programmes are developed in close consultation with business leaders

You can be sure of a qualification which meets the real needs of the workplace.

Based on the evidence available, the TEF Panel judged that Activate Learning delivers high quality teaching, learning and outcomes for its students. It consistently exceeds rigorous national quality requirements for UK higher education.

More benefits

With us you get more than career-focused higher education. Come to college and you can enjoy:

  • lower living costs – by living at home you save on accommodation fees
  • lower tuition fees
  • full access to partner university resources as well as ours

Go further in your professional career. Start a programme with us.

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