International students

Welcome to Blackpool and The Fylde College (B&FC), home of high quality technical and professional education for more than 125 years.
Our campuses are located on the beautiful Fylde coast in Lancashire, an hour from the Lake District National Park and exciting cities of Liverpool and Manchester.
B&FC is ranked in the top 3% of further education colleges in England for five years running1.


We offer great facilities, expert tutors and excellent relationships with local and national employers. Our degree programmes are awarded by Lancaster University, ranked among the UK's top 10 universities2.
Our degree fees are competitive, and Blackpool offers inexpensive accommodation and lots of part-time work opportunities.
B&FC specialises in aerospace, engineering, energy, digital, health, project management and the visitor economy. And many international students study maritime operations at our Fleetwood Nautical Campus, widely recognised as one of the top nautical establishments in the country.
International students do well here and quickly settle into our friendly environment. Our commitment to supporting students to fulfil their future career aspirations is evidenced through 97% of students progressing into employment or further study3.
Why not be part of our success?


1National Achievement Rates Tables (NARTs) from the Department for Education and Education and Skills Funding Agency 2013/14, 2014/15, 2015/16, 2016/17, 2017/18 2The Complete University Guide League Tables 2021 3Internal destination data


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