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Every great journey starts with one step

At Burnley College University Courses we walk with you every step of the way to achieving your goals.

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If you’ve ever considered university study – but thought it wasn’t for you, whether that’s because of worries over finance; juggling family and work commitments or even feeling you’re not ‘academic’ enough -our undergraduates have a message for you. They’re inviting you to Walk in Their Shoes and see how they’ve changed their lives at Burnley College University Courses.


There’s a route to degree success – and your dream career – for you in an exciting range of subjects
  • Business and Management
  • Computer Science
  • Construction and Furniture
  • Creative Industries
  • Engineering
  • Health and Wellbeing
  • Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Sport, Fitness and Public Services
  • Teaching and Education


We offer a range of qualifications tailored to your needs
  • HNC
  • HND
  • Foundation Entry Degree
  • Foundation Degree
  • BA(Hons), BSc(Hons), BEng
  • Degree Apprenticeships
  • PGCE


We can offer you unrivalled advice and guidance on every aspect of your time as an undergraduate and your studies
  • Independent careers advice
  • Guidance on choosing the ideal course for you
  • Support in applying for your course
  • Advice on accessing Student Finance
  • Bursaries
  • Tuition on improving your study skills
  • Health and Wellbeing support
  • Time Management support
  • Academic Writing and Referencing support
  • Much, much more!


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Take your first step by getting in touch with our expert advisors


Mary Harron achieved a first-class Honours degree in Business Management and is now in her dream role in Human Resources:


“Studying at Burnley College University Courses was a great move – it’s given me the skills, qualifications and self-belief to establish myself in a career I’ve always wanted. I can’t thank my Lecturers enough – they were always there for me.”

Mary Harron

Adult Learner, BCUC

Scroll through some of our case studies

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Mary Harron

First Class BA (Hons) Business Management

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Myah Gillett

HND Mechanical Engineering Degree Apprentice

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Sarah Cole

FdA Children, Young People and Their Services

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Kasom Shah

BSc (Hons) Sport & Exercise Science

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Matthew Vandepeer

BA (Hons) Professional Practice Working with Children and Young People

Every year, our amazing graduates progress to their dream careers and earn promotion in their current roles

Many use their success – and the exceptional study skills they’ve learnt at Burnley College University Courses – to accept places at other top North West universities which offer the specialist programmes they need to work in their chosen sector.

Want to talk to talk to us? Our friendly Lecturers and Support Staff are happy to answer all your questions; provide you with a personalised roadmap to success and give you a warm welcome to Burnley College University Courses at our next University and Adult Learning Open Event.

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