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Study Overseas: Explore Chichester College Group (CCG)

Embark on a life-changing study abroad experience with our diverse international courses.Overseas study UK with Chichester College Group

Our academic, English language, and vocational programmes at Chichester College Group are designed to provide a comprehensive route to educational progression. As your host university, we've been extending a warm welcome to students from around the globe for decades, taking immense pride in ensuring our students' safety, motivation, and happiness. We value academic achievement as much as our students' emotional development and well-being.

We're committed to providing a holistic education in a supportive, nurturing, and safe environment. We aim to create a space where you can grow, make friends, and thrive. We help you realise your potential and become truly global citizens.

International Study Options at Chichester College Group

Chichester College Group (CCG) offers a variety of programs tailored to international students. Our High School programme is ideal if you aim to progress to a UK university. We provide a supportive and enriching environment in which to pursue education in the UK. Here are the key options available: 

English Language Courses

English Language Courses

  •  General English 15: This course is designed to improve overall English proficiency. It is suitable for all levels, from beginner to advanced, and covers essential skills such as reading, writing, speaking, and listening.
  • General English 21: This more focused program aims at rapid language improvement and is ideal for students needing to meet specific language requirements quickly.

Academic Programmes

Academic Programs

  • A-Levels: Traditional UK qualifications for students aiming to enter university. CCG offers a range of subjects, and the program is designed to prepare students for higher education.
  • AS-Levels:  In one year of the two-year A-level programmes, Students achieve at least one level 3 qualification within a year. Available at our Worthing Campus.
  • BTECs:  These are vocational qualifications that provide practical and industry-related skills. They are available in various fields, such as business, engineering, health, and social care.

University Foundation Programs

University Foundation Programs

These programs are intended to prepare international students for university study in the UK. They offer pathways in various subjects, ensuring students meet the entry requirements for their chosen universities.

Degree Courses

Degree Courses at Chichester College and Northbrook College

Full undergraduate degree programmes such as degrees in the creative arts and in Business.

Vocational Courses

Vocational Courses

  • Further Education (FE):  We offer a range of vocational courses in areas like hospitality, engineering, health and social care, and creative arts. These courses are designed to provide hands-on experience and industry-specific skills.
  • Higher National Certificates/Diplomas (HNCs/HNDs):  Higher education qualifications combine practical and theoretical learning with the possibility of progressing to a full degree.

English Summer School

English Summer School

Short-term programmes at Chichester College combine English language learning with cultural activities. They provide an immersive experience, allowing students to improve their language skills while enjoying British culture and making new friends.

Partnerships and Progression Routes

Partnerships and Progression Routes

CCG has established partnerships with various universities, providing guaranteed progression routes for students who complete their foundation or vocational courses.


Join our study abroad programs at Chichester College Group each year in September or January for academic courses. Additionally, you can join our English language courses at any time. Please explore our range of courses and flexible study options below.

Courses for International Students

Learn to use English confidently. British Council-accredited Chichester English Language School offers high-quality teaching in a friendly and helpful setting.
High School Programme is the perfect opportunity to develop academic knowledge while improving your English language skills.
Study academic courses alongside British students without the stress of doing exams. Learn English, make friends and keep up with your studies.
Join us at Chichester College for our Summer School programme. Spend time building relationships with fellow students from around the globe while developing your English skills and sharing in a wide range of activities and trips.
Our AS-level programme is open to students who aim to continue their educational journey to university. We offer AS-level courses at Worthing College.
Most students who enrol on an A-level do so as preparation to apply to University. A-level is considered the gold standard of UK qualifications and is used by numerous countries across the globe.
Every year, study groups from around the world join us for bespoke study travel visits to the UK. Explain your requirements, and we will assemble a bespoke programme for you.
Our vocational courses have been designed to give you the advantage of practical, work-related skills and experience in addition to a recognised and highly respected qualification.
Our International Pathway programmes have been developed to give you the requisite entry requirements to progress to University either in the UK or abroad. Choose from our programme offered at Brighton and Chichester campuses.
We have various Higher Education vocationally focused courses highly regarded by universities and employers. They provide students with the education, training and confidence to establish a successful career. Why not get your degree with us?

What to Expect at CCGi

The British government department, the Office for Standards in Education, Children's Services and Skills (OFSTED), has rated our colleges' Ofsted Outstanding'. PLease contact our international office if you have any questions.

Our Campuses & Services

Four of our seven colleges offer international study options.

Chichester College welcomes thousands of students to study at the College across a wide variety of courses, including A-levels, GCSEs, Higher Education, vocational qualifications and apprenticeships. With purpose-built halls of residence, Chichester has a long-standing tradition of serving the needs of international students.
Worthing College is a friendly place with a strong sense of purpose, where teaching, learning and student success are second to none. The college prides itself on its friendly atmosphere- encouraging students to embrace everything it offers. Make new friends, develop life skills and gain experiences you will never forget.
Set in the bustling heart of Brighton City, our Brighton MET campus is a vibrant place to learn, develop and immerse yourself in all that the city of Brighton offers. With fantastic art and media courses and an opportunity to live in one of the UK's most happening cities- Brighton provides an excellent springboard for your academic success.
Northbrook College is one of the newest additions to the Chichester College Group. We offer an exciting range of Higher Education degree courses focussed on the arts. Our degrees are awarded and accredited by the University of Arts London (UAL).



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