Computing, Administration & Business

Choosing a computing, administration or business course at Nottingham College can open doors to hundreds of jobs in a range of careers around the world.

We know these sectors very well and have very knowledgeable lecturers and tutors, who are able to equip all our students with the necessary skills needed to succeed. We also have fantastic links to employers, as well as high quality resources and industry standard technical equipment and facilities, to help kick start exciting careers.

Our work-related courses combine a mix of lessons, practical experience, work experience and industry talks and trips to give you a real flavour of what the subjects are about.

You will gain a broad understanding of the skills you need for the business and professional world.

Nottingham College is also the regional academy for the Computer Information Systems Company (CISCO), meaning we’re nationally recognised and endorsed by industry for computer systems training. Plus, if you complete a Level 3 computing course, you’ll also receive an additional CISCO accredited certificate, alongside your main certification of study.

Jack Crawford studied a BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma, here at Nottingham College. Find out here how his positive college experience has helped his business career journey.


We offer a range of computing, administration and business courses at Nottingham College, ranging from Beginner Level to Level 3.

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Highlights from Nottingham College

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A Level students have their sights firmly set on Oxford


Hard-working A Level students Talia and Oliver have secured places at the prestigious University of Oxford.

College Statement on Student Mariam Moustafa


Today (Thursday 15 March) the College is shocked and saddened to report the death of 18 year old engineering student Mariam Moustafa following a violent assault in Nottingham City Centre on 20 February.

Charlotte's made-up about her dream career


From weddings, proms and fashion shows to theatre productions, TV adverts and even feature films! These are just some of the exciting jobs that talented Charlotte has been working on since graduating from College.

Sofia’s career journey is becoming beautiful


Sofia's apprenticeship career path is steering her in a beautiful direction

Talented graphic designers help launch OWEN Trust


Design student Dean creates winning OWEN Trust logo, helping to raise awareness about open water safety.

Award winning Ruddington Arms team plan to shake & stir students with Small Plates & Cocktails event


The Ruddington Arms is collaborating with our Adams Restaurant again for a one-off Small Plates and Cocktails Evening.

Businesses pledge to help young people develop their digital skills


The College hosted Nottingham's first Digital Skills Summit last week which was attended by more than 50 delegates from local digital businesses.

Students Celebrate the Women of Nottingham


Photography students at Nottingham College have launched a unique campaign to celebrate International Women’s Day today (Thursday 8 March 2018).

College Apprenticeship Fair broadens pupil career horizons


Apprenticeship Fair motivates school learners

Automotive apprenticeship helps motor vehicle enthusiast steam ahead


Auto repair apprenticeship steers Callum in the right direction

Construction apprenticeship helps Ewan build his future


Ewan's apprenticeship helps construct his future

Council give College City Hub development the green light


Plans approved for two new developments as new Broadmarsh area starts to take shape

Charmaine’s community learning experience gives her a fresh start


Charmaine gains her first job through Community Learning Academy

MasterChef finalists inspire culinary stars of the future


Hospitality and Catering students got the chance to work alongside finalists from the BBC 2 cooking show MasterChef: The Professionals today (16th February) as part of a special restaurant takeover.