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Higher Education - Everything you need to know

Looking for a place to study Higher Education locally? Look no further. 
West Herts College is part of the Hertfordshire Higher Education Consortium. We work in partnership with the University of Hertfordshire to bring you excellent teaching, outstanding facilities and great support right on your doorstep. All our Foundation degrees are validated and awarded by the University of Hertfordshire and our HNDs are awarded by Pearson (Edexcel).

Why choose us?

Great courses 🎓

Our range of Foundation degrees and HNDs are nationally recognised qualifications that you can achieve in two years and are highly valued by employers.


Well connected 🚈

Build industry contacts and make the most of great transport links - we’re only 20 minutes away from central London.

You decide 📚

Study two years for an HND or Foundation degree – add an extra year at university for a full honours degree. 


Accommodation and student life

We do not have a halls of residence, but we can help you relocate to the area - get in touch with us on 01923 812345 for to discuss this further. 

Whilst studying HE at West Herts College, you get access to our premium study spaces, enrichment packages and facilities. 

Financial support 📱

Full and part-time HE students are eligible for a loan to cover the costs of tuition fees. For more information about HE loans visit Student Finance England. More information regarding support, including the Disabled Students' Allowance (DSA), can be found here. For Non-Medical Helper rates, click here.


Access and Participation 👍

Please click here to see our statement. 


Student Protection Plan

Click here to view our Student Protection Plan.


OFS Transparency Data

Click here to download more information.


Transfer Arrangements

Click here to view our Student Transfer Arrangements.


Foundation degree pathway

For students interested in our Foundation degree pathways, check out the University of Hertfordshire's plans below:  

UOH Student Protection Plan: Click here

UOH Access and Participation Plan: Click here 


Everything you need to know

Click here to read our full Higher Education policies and procedures document.


Our Courses

Your future. Your choice. Find the course to match your ambitions here and apply through clearing today.