In recent years, the Bury College campus has seen investment of over £50 million.

As one of our students you can benefit from a wide range of modern facilities and resources as well as an encouraging and supportive learning environment.

Here is just a snapshot of some of our career-enhancing facilities:


A Level Centre

Bury College A Level Centre
  • State-of-the-art facilities
  • Modern, purpose-built science laboratories
  • A wide range of IT suites
  • An extensive Learning Resource Centre
  • A bistro and courtyard to enhance your student experience
  • Welcoming social area

Media Suite

Media students using camera equipment
  • State-of-the-art broadcast quality production equipment
  • The latest sound, design and editing suites
  • New green screen television studio
  • Access to 100% professional software

Power League

Power League
  • Six 5-a-side pitches
  • Two 7-a-side pitches
  • Exclusive daytime use of the facility during term time and Powerleague run football leagues in the evening

Work Experience Hub

Student and employer at Weir Minerals
  • Discover our wide range of work placement opportunities
  • Receive advice on career routes and support in applying for work experience placements

Sporting Facilities

Sport Centre
  • Modern sports centre
  • Extensive playing fields
  • Fitness suite
  • Fully equipped gym
  • Sports massage clinic
  • Sport Science Laboratory
  • Fitness Studio

Library (LRC)

One male and one female student using a laptop together
  • A space to work
  • Books and journals for study
  • Referencing support
  • Academic and IT guidance
  • Computers and printing
  • Digital resources

Art Gallery

Art Gallery
  • Opportunity to display art and design work professionally
  • 3D Art Studio


three students crossing the road outside college
  • Canteens are situated around the campus serving hot and cold food and drinks including Costa products
  • Designated social areas located throughout the college campus
  • Social areas can be used for eating and drinking, socialising with friends or for quiet reading
  • Student-run Bistro

Hair and Beauty Salons

Hairdresser cutting hair
  • Three modern Hairdressing salons
  • Four well equipped Beauty Therapy and Holistic Salons
  • A retail outlet selling professional products
  • Open to students, staff and the public

Engineering Facilities

Engineer welding some metal
  • Fully Equipped Engineering Workshop
  • 3D Technologies Suite
  • CNC Lab
  • Electrical Engineering Lab
  • Electronic Engineering Lab

Science Labs

Two students using a Bunsen burner
  • State-of-the-art Science laboratories to carry out a wide range of practical investigations in Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Environmental Studies and vocational BTEC Science
  • Fully equipped laboratories with data projectors, smart boards, demonstrations equipment and apparatus
  • Highly-trained technical staff to supervise the laboratories

Jim Cartwright Theatre

Performing arts student on stage
  • Performing arts theatre, dance and recording studio and rehearsal studio
  • Purpose-built theatre for live performances

Bury College Virtual Tour


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Arial shot of campus