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Funding rules mean that if your annual salary is less than £17,374.50, you could be eligible for free course fees (Level 1 or Level 2).*

Also look out for our free distance learning courses and other free courses.

*You may be fully funded if you are employed and cannot contribute towards the cost of co-funding fees. You must meet both of the following:

  • eligible for co-funding, and
  • earn less than £17,374.50 annual gross salary.

Evidence of your gross annual wages is required i.e. last 3 months wage slips, or a current employment contract that states gross monthly/annual wages, or a Universal Credit statement.


100% of our HNC and HND students progressed to employment or further study, 

(*Destination data, academic year 2016/17 (HNC 19+ students)

Why choose Sunderland College?

We are the College of the Year

(* Top college nationally for BTECs, Pearson 2019)

96% of adult learners agree teaching on their course is good.

(*On-programme Survey 2018, students aged

97% of adult learners agree their course is helping their skills to get better.

(On-programme survey 2018, students aged 19+)

Our achievement rates are above the national average