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Foundation degrees at West Herts College

At West Herts College we offer a range of Foundation degrees and Extended degree, specifically tailored to the needs of employers – providing you with the essential skills you need to find a job or progress to a full Honours degree. You’ll be taught by tutors with professional experience, benefitting from their knowhow and industry links, as well as using the latest kit and equipment.

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 and learning, outstanding facilities and great support right on your doorstep. All our Foundation degrees are validated and awarded by the University of Hertfordshire, so you can rest assured that you're getting the full university experience while studying at College.











Why choose West Herts College?

Deciding where to study your degree is always a tough choice, so to make things easier here are the key benefits of studying for a Foundation degree or Extended degree at West Herts College.

The right choice

You’ll have a wide range of subjects to choose from, all of which are highly valued by employers.

Study local

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

Keep finances in check

Getting a degree is more affordable at College, you’ll save on course fees and living costs.

Your choice

Flexibility is key, study two years for a Foundation degree – add an extra year at university for a full honours degree.

The mark of quality

The Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA) has confirmed the quality and standards of HE at West Herts College.


Our courses

Find the ideal course for you from the list of courses below and apply.