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We are still accepting applications for September 2020 and all applicants will now be given an automatic offer.

We have temporarily suspended all face-to-face interviews. Over the coming months we will be reviewing our ability to meet you face-to-face and hope to invite you and your family to attend a 'Parent Information Event' and potentially a skills assessment.

We will be keeping in touch so please keep an eye on your emails.

Why apply now?

  • There is limited spaces on our courses, so applying early means you will secure your place at college.
  • Places are filling fast! We've aleady received over 4,000 applications for September 2020.
  • Remember, you do not need to wait for your results to apply!

So what are you waiting for?

Find a course and apply online today

Why choose West Notts?

  • We retained our Ofsted Good status in 2017.
  • 98.8% A Level pass rate in 2019.
  • We have been ranked as one of the top colleges in the UK based on student satisfaction (Learner Exit Survey 17/18).
  • We offer unrivalled state-of-the-art facilities in the region for A Level and vocational study.
  • We put employability at the heart of all we do - our students leave us confident and work-ready.
  • We have a large network of support which students can access even after they’ve left us.
  • Getting here is easy – with a college bus service which covers 12 routes across two counties, and access to a public bus route which runs directly outside college.
  • We provide great progression routes – with a university centre on campus.

Your options

There are a number of routes available to you after you have left school, helping you onto your chosen career path:

  • A Levels
    Level 3
    Course length: 2 years

    A Levels are academic qualifications taken after GCSEs. Each A Level focuses on a specific subject area, students normally take two to five depending on career goals.

  • BTEC
    Entry Level - Level 3
    Course length: 1 - 2 years

    Work-related learning aimed at preparing you for further study in a specific industry.

  • Apprenticeships
    Level 2 - Level 5

    Work and study at the same time. You’ll learn practical skills at work and may also go to college on day release. You’ll also earn a weekly wage.

Why choose West Notts?

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98.8% A Level pass rate in 2019

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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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