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  • Central College Nottingham was formed in November 2012 after South Nottingham College and Castle College merged in July 2011.
  • Central College Nottingham runs full-time courses for school leavers 16+, higher education courses for students 18+and part-time courses for adults and local business.
  • We offer a range of vocational courses in subject areas including:
    • Art & Design
    • Automotive
    • Business & IT
    • Care & Childcare
    • Catering and Hospitality
    • Construction
    • Electrical
    • Engineering
    • Hairdressing & Beauty Therapy
    • Photography
    • Public Services
    • Science
    • Sport, Travel & Tourism
    • Visual Arts
  • The College also offers Apprenticeships in many sectors.
  • In 2016 Ofsted officially graded us a “Good” college
  • Central enrols around 4,000 full-time and 20,000 part-time students each year.
  • The College currently operates on 9 sites across the City with main centres in Clifton, Ruddington, Nottingham City Centre and Beeston.
  • The College employs around 1,000 full-time staff.
  • The College CEO is John Van De Laarschot.

    The main College telephone number is 0115 914 6414.

    For all media enquiries contact the Press Office on 0115 945 7263 / 0115 945 7474 or email