Chesterfield College

Chesterfield College

Chesterfield College is a highly successful and vibrant College based in North Derbyshire with excellent pass rates and high student success levels. The College attracts students from north and south Derbyshire, Buxton, Derby, South Yorkshire and Sheffield, and has over 8,000 full time, part time or HE students every year. Students can choose from over 700 courses catering for a wide range of learners including foundation courses, A Levels, Apprenticeships, vocational (work related) and professional qualifications, diplomas and degrees.


The following programmes are currently running at Chesterfield College:

  • Professional Graduate Certificate in Education
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Education Post 14 (Education and Training)
  • Certificate in Education
  • FdA Children's and Young People's Services
  • FdA Criminal Justice (Policing)
  • FdA Psychology and Health Studies
  • BA (Hons) Education Studies (Top-Up)
  • BA (Hons) Child and Youth Studies (Top-Up)


Students apply to Chesterfield College via UCAS for full time programmes and directly to the College for part time programmes.  Enrolment is in September.

Award Ceremonies

The College holds its own ceremony in September which most students attend. If any students would prefer to attend the University of Derby Awards Ceremonies in January instead, they must contact the University of Derby before December to confirm this. NB: Students may only graduate at one ceremony.

Key Contacts

Administrative Contact: Fiona Walsh

Academic Contact:

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