Foundation Degrees

Whether you are looking to change your career, return to work or boost your career prospects, Foundation Degrees are your first step into Higher Education.

Get a Higher Education qualification that employers respect with a Foundation Degree at West Cheshire College. Foundation Degrees are recognised qualifications that can lead to further higher-level study at degree level and boost your career prospects. Foundation Degrees are designed to help you gain experience in a particular area of work, as well as giving you general vocational and life skills that are useful in any type of job. They are qualifications awarded by a university, like other degrees, however, Foundation Degrees are designed with a specific area of work in mind so you can work and study with the help of employers from that industry.

As an Associate College of the University of Chester many of our Foundation Degrees offer best fits with their programmes - providing you with a seamless progression.

We also work very closely with employers in the region to ensure that our Foundation Degrees are vocationally relevant.

To apply for a part-time Foundation Degree please complete the following:

Application Form