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NI's new Innovation Strategy now launched

The Innovate NI strategy covers 2014-202. It states that the FE sector will play a huge role as NI aims to be recognised as an innovation hub and one of the UK's leading high-growth, knowledge-based regions which embraces creativity and innovation at levels of society.....
Posted: Fri 19 Sep 2014

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Job Fairs across NI

Event Date: Mon 8 Sep 2014

Freshers Fayres - now taking place across the colleges

Event Date: Fri 5 Sep 2014

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Northern Ireland's Further and Higher Education Colleges

Colleges Northern Ireland is the membership body promoting, supporting and representing Northern Ireland's Six Further and Higher Education Colleges.

Help your business grow

Whatever size of business, work with one of our Colleges to help your business grow - providing support for economic and workforce development.

A range of practical support to business and industry:

  • Product Design & Prototyping
  • Lean manufacturing
  • Innovation
  • Business Improvement Techniques
  • Market Research and Marketing
  • Computer Systems & Software including free Open Source Software solutions

Education and training

Northern Ireland's Colleges offer a comprehensive range of courses at highly completive rates.

Colleges offer a range of full-time and part-time education and training options from entry level to post-graduate:

  • Essential Skills (numeracy, literacy, ICT)
  • Apprenticeships
  • Professional and Technical training
  • Higher Education Degrees including:
    • - Two-year Foundation Degrees
    • - National and Higher National Diplomas and Certificates