Epping Forest College is a popular first choice for students from the Epping Forest district plus neighbouring east and north east London. Situated on the Essex/London border it is a 2 minute walk from Debden tube station on the Central Line.
Combine this with frequent bus connections and ample parking, getting to college couldn't be easier.
The College offers a range of full and part time courses, apprenticeships and professional business training courses.
Specialist facilities include fully equipped construction and motor vehicle area, hair and beauty salons, a TV studio, theatre and dance studios, plus a gym and dedicated art area.
The new campus contains the very latest in IT facilities with computers available in all areas including student break-out areas and learning resource centres.
Epping Forest College is dedicated to putting the student first and has created a stimulating environment where everyone experiences first class learning in an atmosphere of safety and respect.
By understanding the importance of balancing learning with socialising, the college's friendly and supportive staff ensures that students have every opportunity to meet people and make new friends.
Take a look at our website for our full and part time courses.
You can also find more specific information about courses such as entry requirements, assessment and examples of units studied.
Students and staff are enjoying the luxury of learning, socialising and working in a modern purpose-built environment.
Amongst the facilities available to students and staff are:
The whole campus, including all these facilities, can be experienced by visiting on one of the College’s open days.
By train: Take the Central Line to Debden – just 2 minutes walk from the College. (It is 15 minutes on the train from Stratford).
By bus: The following bus routes have stops either outside the College or a couple of minutes walk away. Buses are 20; 66; 167; 250; 255; 397; 541; 575; 804
Post Code for Sat Nav IG10 3SA
By road: The College is a ten minute drive from junction 26 on the M25 and a five minute drive from junction 5 of the M11 (please note there is no southbound exit and no northbound entry at this junction)
Parking: Our new campus has ample parking with disabled and visitor parking to the front of the main building. There is also dedicated cycle and motorcycle parking. If you require special access please contact Reception on 020 8508 8311.
Complete an appropriate Application Form that can be downloaded from our website, or you can use the Application Form that can be found in the course guides.
Types of Application Forms:
Send your application form to the College. We will let you know as soon as it has arrived. You will then be called in for an interview if appropriate.
At interview you can discuss the course and other options with a qualified teacher.
We will make sure that you are put on the right course.
All are welcome to these events - there's no need to book a place.
Our Open Events give you an opportunity to explore our fantastic new building and facilities in your own time. You will also be able to meet tutors and ask questions about the courses.
Staff from our Student Advisory Services and the Learning Support team will also be available to answer your questions and give general advice and guidance. Visit our website to know more about our Open Days.
Making the most of the opportunities open to every student is at the heart of the College’s mission.
Teachers, tutors and other support staff are all dedicated to ensuring students achieve their learning goals both at College and with advice and guidance for furthering education and career paths.
Students are expected to work hard and are supported by 1:1 tutorials. Timetables allow periods for relaxation and to socialise between lesson which students are expected to attend on time. The College’s exceptional open-access areas, resource centres and IT facilities allow all students the opportunity of being able to complete all research and course work on campus.
“The dedicated teachers made the course really enjoyable to learn"