Leighton Buzzard higher education

Colleges and universities local to Leighton Buzzard


Aylesbury College
Aylesbury College offers a large range of courses. The college has full hairdressing studio and training facilities and a formal training restaurant. Aylesbury College Training offers Apprenticeships and Advanced Apprenticeships to young people in Milton Keynes, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire.

Aylesbury College - Oxford Road, Aylesbury - 01296 588588

Barnfield College
Barnfield is the largest college in Bedfordshire and Luton, with four centres in Luton and one in Bedford.

It also runs an extensive network of community-based courses, an expanding range of higher education programmes and is a major operator of Apprenticeships through Barnfield Training Services.

Barnfield College - Rotheram Avenue, Luton - 01582 569700
Barnfield College - New Bedford Road,Luton - 01582 569600
Barnfield Technology Centre - Enterprise Way,Luton - 01582 569500
Barnfield College - Charles Street, Luton - 01582 569850
Barnfield College - Westbourne Road, Bedford - 01234 332300

Central Bedfordshire College (was Dunstable College)
Dunstable college offers a range full and part time courses including, art & design, media & performing arts, engineering & technology, IT, construction and more.

Dunstable College - Kingsway, Dunstable - 01582 477776

Milton Keynes College
Milton Keynes College is the largest provider of further education and training in the Milton Keynes area with campuses at Chaffron Way and Sherwood Drive, Bletchley. In addition they have IT Learning Centres in Buckingham, Central Milton Keynes and Wolverton

Milton Keynes College - Chaffron Way, Leadenhall - 01908 684444
Milton Keynes College - Sherwood Drive, Bletchley - 01908 684444

Cranfield University
Cranfield University is one of Europe's leading institutions, world-renowned for its teaching and research and specialises in key areas, aeronautics, defence, engineering, health, management, manufacturing and natural resources.

Cranfield has three centres
Cranfield campus in Bedfordshire contains the School of Engineering, Cranfield School of Management and the School of Industrial and Manufacturing Science, all offering entry at graduate level only.

The Silsoe campus also in Bedfordshire includes the following departments: Cranfield Health, Institute of Water and Environment, Institute of Environment and Health and National Soil Resources Institute

The Shrivenham campus is home to The Defence College of Management and Technology.

Cranfield University - Cranfield, Bedfordshire - 01234 750111
Cranfield University - Silsoe, Bedfordshire - 01525 863000
Cranfield University - Shrivenham, Swindon, Wiltshire - 01793 782551


University of Bedfordshire
On 1 August 2006 the University of Luton and De Montfort University’s Bedford campus were officially joined together to become The University of Bedfordshire.

The new university is the largest provider of undergraduate and postgraduate education in Bedfordshire.

University of Bedfordshire - Park Street, Luton - 01234 400400