South & City College Birmingham

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South & City College Birmingham
This is the logo for South & City College Birmingham. Original August 2012 Logo.png
Main campus, Digbeth Campus
Type Further education college
Location Digbeth High Street

West Midlands
B5 5SU
 England Coordinates: 52°28′32″N 1°53′09″W / 52.47546°N 1.885753°W / 52.47546; -1.885753
Local authority Birmingham
DfE URN 130461
Gender Coeducational
Ages 14+

South & City College Birmingham is an establishment of further education in Birmingham, England. Providing full-time and part-time courses. It was previously known as South Birmingham College.

The college has centres at the following:

  • Hall Green (South & City College Birmingham: Health and Social Care, Childcare, ESOL, Hair and Beauty, Supported Learning, Science, Public Services, Catering, Travel and Tourism and Pre-16), Cole Bank Road, B28 8ES.
  • Cannon Hill (South & City College Birmingham: Balsall Heath Women's Academy: Business Studies, Childcare, ESOL, Skills for life and ICT), Edward Road, B12 9LB.
  • Digbeth (South & City College Birmingham: Arts & Digital Media). It occupies the extended, Grade II listed, former Floodgate Street board school, B5 5SU.
  • Bordesley Green Campus (South & City College Birmingham: The Centre for the Built Environment), Fordrough Lane, B9 5LB.
  • Fusion Centre (South & City College Birmingham: Fashion, Performing Arts and Hair & Beauty), High Street Deritend, Digbeth, Birmingham, B5 6DY.
  • Golden Hillock Women's Centre (South & City College Birmingham: Business & Administration, Childcare, ESOL, Health & Social Care, Supported Learning Courses), 103-105 Golden Hillock Rd, Small Heath, Birmingham, B10 0DP.
  • Ladywood Centre (South & City College Birmingham: Carpentry, Motor Vehicle Maintenance, Brickwork, Painting and Decorating, Supported Learning, ESOL), 46-68 Stour Street, Ladywood, Birmingham, B18 7AJ.
  • Tyseley Campus (South & City College Birmingham: Electrical Installation, ESOL, Motorsport), Amington Road, Birmingham, B25 8EP.
  • Handsworth Campus (South & City College Birmingham: Access to Higher Education, ESOL, Information Technology), Soho Road, Handsworth, Birmingham, B21 9DP.

South & City College Birmingham is a result of the merger between South Birmingham College & City College Birmingham, South Birmingham College officially changed its name on 1 August 2012. The college is the largest of its kind in Birmingham, with 9 different campuses in total.

Hall Green site
The college at Digbeth, occupying the old Floodgate Board School (right) and modern extension (left)

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