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University-level courses in Mansfield

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HNCs and HNDs

Higher National Certificates and Higher National Diplomas are vocational studies designed to teach students the practical skills needed for specific areas of work. These qualifications are usually taken after a Level 3 course (A Levels, NVQs or BTECS).

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West Nottinghamshire College students with a keen interest in music can progress on to Confetti Institute of Creative Technologies to study a degree course validated by Nottingham Trent University. Confetti gives students access to some of the best recording and performance facilities in the UK, a network of contacts from the music industry, opportunities for work experience and live performances, and much more.

These courses are all designed with local businesses and the job market in mind.

Courses available through this partnership are:

West Nottinghamshire College Level 3 music students will have automatic entry to these courses with no interview or audition on the condition they:

  • Apply through UCAS
  • Pass their BTEC Level 3 music course
  • Have GCSE maths/English at grade 4/C or above.
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Higher Education from NTU in Mansfield

These courses are all designed with local businesses and the job market in mind.

Find out more about NTU in Mansfield

Virtual Open Days

NTU are hosting a series of Virtual Open Days to allow you to explore NTU from the comfort of your home.

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Foundation Degrees

Professional and top-up courses

Thinking about a career in nursing?

We are offering those who wish to study nursing a travel bursary to our Clifton campus for at least the first year of the course. We will be aiming to set placements as locally as possible for those students who live in the area.

Why choose West Notts?

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100% A Level pass rate in 2020

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Best A Level provider in Mansfield and Ashfield for student progress*

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One of the top colleges in the UK for student satisfaction**

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An extensive bus service across Mansfield and the surrounding area

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£50m investment in our facilities since 2008

*Value added is a measure of a student’s progress against their starting point
**Learner Exit Survey 2017/18
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