About kirklees college
Kirklees College is a large, successful, further education college committed to serving the people of Kirklees and the surrounding area. The College has two main sites located in Huddersfield and Dewsbury alongside specialised vocational centres in Engineering and Process Manufacturing, Construction and Animal Care. Offering academic and vocational courses, students benefit from a varied curriculum, state of the art facilities and exceptional resources. The College works with over 1000 employers both in the region and nationally.
Founded in 2008 as part of a merger between Dewsbury College and Huddersfield Technical College, Kirklees College has become one of the biggest colleges in the country, offering a wide range of courses and study options.
Kirklees College is also committed to serving the local communities and business throughout the Kirklees region, working with over 1000 employers around West Yorkshire.
The college is entrenched in the heart of West Yorkshire and boasts seven bespoke centres across the Kirklees region, from two main centres based in Dewsbury and Huddersfield, to specific learning centres in animal care, construction, engineering, process manufacturing as well as the recently opened Pioneer Higher Skills Centre.
Governors & Governance
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Staff & Students
Take a close look at the team and contact them with any of your questions or concerns.
You are at the heart of Kirklees College
The new Pioneer Higher Skills Centre is now open, with fantastic facilities available, including a coffee shop, creative workshop, photography studio and much more.
Discover more about the support available at Kirklees College.
We’re hosting a series of Virtual Open Days for prospective Year 11 students and their parents or carers.