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New collaboration for Northern Ireland’s Biogas industry

Through the new Connected programme - a new partnership has been agreed between the South West College, the QUESTOR Centre at Queen’s University Belfast and three industry partners. The two academic partners have combined their services to better cater for the needs of the Northern Ireland Biogas industry. ....
Posted: Wed 19 Nov 2014

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UCAS Convention

Event Date: Wed 26 Nov 2014

Competition - next Generation Innovation Night of Ambition

Event Date: Wed 26 Nov 2014

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Northern Ireland's Further and Higher Education Colleges

Colleges Northern Ireland is the membership body promoting, supporting and representing Northern Ireland's Six Further and Higher Education Colleges.

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Whatever size of business, work with one of our Colleges to help your business grow - providing support for economic and workforce development.

A range of practical support to business and industry:

  • Product Design & Prototyping
  • Lean manufacturing
  • Innovation
  • Business Improvement Techniques
  • Market Research and Marketing
  • Computer Systems & Software including free Open Source Software solutions

Education and training

Northern Ireland's Colleges offer a comprehensive range of courses at highly completive rates.

Colleges offer a range of full-time and part-time education and training options from entry level to post-graduate:

  • Essential Skills (numeracy, literacy, ICT)
  • Apprenticeships
  • Professional and Technical training
  • Higher Education Degrees including:
    • - Two-year Foundation Degrees
    • - National and Higher National Diplomas and Certificates