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Myerscough College

St Michael’s Road, Preston PR3 0RY

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Myerscough provides courses from entry to postgraduate level within its specialist land-based, science, engineering and sports areas and recruits regionally, nationally and in some cases internationally to these programmes, supported by its residential provision for 650 students.

Alongside the main campus at Bilsborrow near Preston, Myerscough has centres in Liverpool, Blackburn, Warrington, Penrith, and Manchester.

The College is one of the highest performing specialist land-based colleges nationally for 16-18 year old achievement, a centre of excellence for sport and a STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths) nationally accredited college.

Apprenticeships are delivered nationally where Myerscough is the largest provider of land-based apprenticeships with excellent employer satisfaction rates.

Myerscough is rated good for its academic quality and residential care of students by Ofsted and has outstanding financial health as recognised by the Education Skills Funding Agency.

Degree and postgraduate provision is provided by University Centre Myerscough in partnership with the University of Central Lancashire, in which the College is an Associate School of the University. University Centre Myerscough is delighted to be opening a new Veterinary School in partnership with the University in September 2022, providing the 12th Veterinary School nationally.

The College’s mission is ‘Inspiring Excellence’ whilst promoting and celebrating our FREDIE principles: fairness, respect, equality, diversity, inclusion and engagement. The College is a nationally recognised Leader in Diversity and recognised as the 6th most inclusive employer nationally by the National Centre for Diversity.

Our students and staff are at the heart of our College and University Centre and being at Myerscough is more than just a job or qualification. We believe in providing a supportive, enriching, ambitious and nurturing environment to live, work and study so that everyone can be the very best they can be. We offer high quality academic, vocational and professional education combined with a holistic experience of course enrichment, study abroad, high quality work experience, community and charity work to build confidence, resilience, interpersonal and life skills that enable of students to progress successfully onto their next steps in their chosen careers.