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 a partner 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 Foundation Degree please complete the following:

Application Form