Facilities

Our sites offer you a welcoming environment where you'll be treated like an adult, with high-specification facilities to fire up your learning.

Open to the public

State-of-the-art workspaces and facilities on two campuses in Oxford

City of Oxford College has a wide range of facilities to make the learners’ education and training as enriching as possible. Here are just some of our fantastic facilities on two campuses:

  • Oxford City Campus - Oxpens Road
  • Technology Campus - Blackbird Leys

Oxford City Campus

  • Catering kitchens – Put theory into practice and serve paying customers in the Waterside Restaurant and Recharge canteen  
  • Hair and beauty salons – Hone skills on paying customers visiting the Oxford Lifestyle Centre, which offers, hair and beauty, and sports massage services to members of the public
  • Garage – Learn and deliver practical projects in our industry standard garage
  • Multimedia studios – We provide specialist facilities including studios for recording, TV and photography, as well as a theatre space and Mac suites for graphics work 
  • Shop – Our revamped on-campus shop is run by our LLD/D students (learners with learning difficulties and/or disabilities) to develop their customer service and employability skills  
  • A spacious and well-stocked Learning Environment, where you can access reference and textbooks, PCs and online study resources

Technology Campus - Blackbird Leys

  • Technology Campus and Construction Centre – dedicated to brickwork, plastering, plumbing, and carpentry. We also specialise in courses for emerging green technologies

Across the two sites, we work closely with leading employers from across the region and the UK who shape our courses to ensure the content is relevant to today’s skilled trades. You’ll receive expert tuition from lecturers, and input from businesses, who help to shape our courses to make them relevant to the workplace and support you on your career pathway. 

Why City of Oxford College?

  • Clear routes of progression with qualifications ranging from foundation level to degree level!
  • Industry experienced teaching staff give you the responsibility and independence you need to take charge of your own future.
  • 150+

    courses available

  • £8m

    We've invested £8 million into our technology campus

  • 80+

    years of teaching experience