Proud to be rated 'Good' in all categories - read our Ofsted report here
We work closely with employers to design our curriculum, and we plan assignments around what you’ll be doing in industry. We’ve invested £50 million into our estate to give you some of the best facilities there are. Many courses include an opportunity to go on trips in the UK and abroad, learn from visiting speakers, do work experience, and take part in national and international competitions. These experiences give you skills like teamwork, communication, time management and self-confidence.
We will expect you to work hard and push yourself, and we’ll be there to help you every step of the way. Whatever your goals are, we’re confident that we have a qualification that suits you, tools to help you get the experience you need and the support to help you excel.
You'll be taught by staff with specialist industry knowledge and experience. Courses are qualifications are designed for career success, and our workshops, studios, salons and labs are equipped to contemporary professional standards.
We have a learning resources centre, Starbucks coffee lounge, hair and beauty salon, gym, free distance learning courses, day nursery, theatre and sports centre.
Our student support team arrange enrichment activities, sports groups, student representation and wellbeing activities. Many of our courses have trips in the UK and abroad.
Within a 5 minute walk of mainline Ewell East station, with regular trains to London, Sutton, Croydon and Epsom. Ewell West station is a 15 minute walk. We have a large free car park and secure bike storage.
Many courses involve the opportunity to take part in national skills competitions. In 2022 Nescot students have qualified for Worldskills UK finals in Film, Beauty and Electrical competitions. These will be held in Autumn 2022.
We have plenty of people to help you with finance, learning support and advice and guidance. Find out more at our enrolment and induction sessions.
We work closely with many employers so that you can be sure our teaching is up to speed with industry. We’re also ideally connected to get you work experience.
We offer university-level education at Nescot or, like many of our Level 3 students each year, you can be offered a place at a university.
You’ll be in a college not a school, we’ll treat you accordingly. You are encouraged to take responsibility for your own learning, while we also ensure you have the support to succeed on your qualification.
We have had a great reputation for over 50 years and we were rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted at our last inspection (2016). Our success rates are consistently above sector averages and feedback from students in highly positive.