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Northern College


The Northern College is a residential college for the education and training adults of all ages from 19 to 90 who are without formal qualifications and who are seeking to return to learning.

The College's educational programmes provide a direct route from basic education through to higher education for those who want it.

Whether students wish to learn something new, brush up on things they have forgotten, or get a degree, the Northern College has something for them.


Wentworth Castle Lowe Lane Stainborough Barnsley S75 3ET

When is it?

Most of our courses are short, intensive residential courses of 3 to 5 days running both during the week and at weekends.  

How much is it?

Tuition fees vary for courses. Some courses are free for all and most will be free for students on certain types of benefit.

You may qualify for free courses and this can be discussed with the Registry team on: 01226 776000.

Who do I contact?

You can call the team on: 01226 776000

Or email:

You can check out our Facebook page here:

How do I apply for a course?

To browse courses, and apply online please click here

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Where to go

Northern College
Wentworth Castle
Lowe Lane
S75 3ET
Last updated on 13/01/2020
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