School of Applied Science

Want to make the next scientific breakthrough, explore the universe, cure disease, develop renewable energy, or innovate in biotechnology?

Leeds City College is one of the largest centres for 16 -19 science education in the UK.

A qualification in science can lead to a whole host of opportunities in health-related industries, the pharmaceutical industry, land-based industries, environmental work as well as sport and fitness. There are also a wide range of jobs for technicians and scientists in this advancing and expanding sector.

These full-time courses are available to 16-18 year olds. They are also aimed at over 19s and can be ideal for re-entry to education. Level 2 courses allow progression to Level 3 Applied Science and onwards to higher education.

Courses combine the fundamentals and perceptions of science, with scientific investigations and practical techniques.