You'll find that there is so much more to experience at Northumberland College than studying.

Universities and employers are looking for more than a qualification. During your time with us, we will provide you with a great experience and lots of opportunities so you can develop the skills and qualities that they demand.

We will provide you with amazing enrichment opportunities and extra-curricular activities to help you develop essential life and employability skills.


You could take part in:

  • National and international trips and visits
  • Community engagement (e.g. cultural festivals and local projects)
  • Clubs and societies


If you have a real talent for sport, we have an extensive range of sport and fitness activities that you can get involved in. Discover a new sport, or play for fun.

Skills competitions

You'll have the opportunity to challenge yourself and showcase your newly developed skills and talent in regional, national and even international competitions. They will look great on your CV and will develop your high-level technical skills. They will also build your confidence and resilience and will help you to develop valuable skills.  

How to get involved