About Us - Canterbury College, Kent

Our mission: 'To be the best...

in Teaching & Learning to inspire everyone to reach their full potential'.

We are one of the South East's largest colleges, with more than 5,000 students and hundreds of qualifications. We are based in the student-friendly city of Canterbury and have a sister campus in Sheppey.

We've created an environment where people of all ages, backgrounds and abilities can meet, learn and grow. Our courses combine professional-standard facilities, industry specialist tutors and outstanding student support.

Our students and services have won several awards:

  • AOC Beacon Award for student support services (2015)
  • TES FE Award for student support services (2015)
  • SABRE Silver Award for support of the Armed Forces Covenant (2014)
  • NIACE Adult Learners National Award winner (2013 and 2014)
  • Health Service Journal Highly Commended for NHS apprentices (2013)
  • NUS campaign of the year winner – Living Wage campaign (2013)
  • KEiBA Award winner – environmental sustainability (2013)
  • Learning & Skills Improvement Service Student Union Award (2013)
  • NUS award winning Students’ Union – Best FE Union (2012 and 2013)