Carlisle College is a further education College serving the post 16 education and training needs of Carlisle and the surrounding area. The College, located in Carlisle City Centre has more than 2,700 students enrolled each year. Our mission is to be recognised as an outstanding and inclusive College providing life changing skills and experiences.

Carlisle College offers an extensive range of further and higher education, professional qualifications, apprenticeships and community programmes, from entry level to Foundation Degrees.

With over £30 million investment in recent years, our new facilities include state of the art equipment and resources, which significantly expands our modern campus into a real learning community to support progression into further study or employment.

The next phase of development at Carlisle College will see the opening of a brand new £1 Million Advanced Manufacturing Centre (AMC), to deliver an employer led curriculum at all levels in the engineering, manufacturing and processing sectors.

Welcome to Carlisle College!

Carlisle College has a strong 60 year history of enhancing the future for students providing the best facilities, the best teaching and a wide range of courses that allow students to realise their career ambitions.

“At Carlisle College we have invested over £30 Million in world class facilities & Industry standard equipment including a £5.3 Million College of the Arts, and a brand new £1 Million Advanced Manufacturing Centre.

This along with highly qualified tutors with specialist knowledge and a wealth of industry experience allows learning to be more relevant, realistic and enjoyable, providing the perfect route into work or further study including university; with over 200 students applying through UCAS each year.”

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