Welcome to
Croydon College

Your next step is one of the most exciting and important stages of your life, whether you are progressing on from school or looking to build up skills and experience for your chosen career.

At Croydon College we are passionate about teaching and learning and its ability to transform lives. We provide courses for every stage, offering progression routes right through to a degree or employment.
We want to make sure you achieve your potential both within and beyond the College. We therefore work closely with many local and national employers to give you the best opportunities and experience possible. You will also have the chance to be a part of something remarkable through our community volunteering and enrichment programme.

We look forward to helping you, not just to succeed on your chosen course, but also to stand out from the crowd and give you the edge you need to compete and succeed in today’s competitive and fast changing world of work.

FE7A2775 Caireen Mitchell, Principal and Chief Executive



Why should I study
at Croydon College?

  1. A great place to study – and that’s official
    Our most recent report from Government inspectors Ofsted says Croydon College is a Good college overall, with ‘Outstanding’ features.
  2. A course to suit everyone
    We offer the largest selection of vocational courses in the Borough of Croydon as well as University of Sussex degree ​programmes.
  3. A rich and fulfilling student life
    Our Enrichment Programme provides all our students with opportunities to meet new people and try a huge range of new things. Your studies are just the start of life at Croydon College!
  4. Top-class staff
    Our teachers are some of the best in the business – friendly, experienced, full of ideas and experts in their subjects. Above all, they’re committed to helping you achieve your potential.
  5. Great links with employers
    We work with over 1,000 employers to ensure that you have access to the best advice and opportunities.


Career Planner

At Croydon College, we put employability at the heart of everything we do.

Not only do we have our very own Employability Hub where you can get advice and guidance, but you can also try out our Career Coach tool right here. It is designed to help you get a head start by providing up-to-date, local information about wages, employment trends, job vacancies and associated courses at Croydon College.

It is the ideal tool for helping you make informed decisions about your future.