Computing, IT and Web Design Courses

Our courses are delivered by tutors with strong backgrounds in the computing and IT sectors and their professional expertise is valued by our students.

The College has an extensive computer network equipped with current software and specialist applications. Further Education qualifications include nationally recognised BTEC and City & Guilds diplomas. Extended Diploma students have the opportunity to apply to the IT Career Academy which provides exceptional benefits to enhance future employment opportunities.

Apprenticeships at a range of levels are available in this area, allowing students to earn while they learn, as well as gaining first-hand experience in an IT environment.

As the commercial arm of Colchester Institute, CI Business Solutions offers a range of IT Courses on an in-company basis for groups of staff who require training. These courses can be adapted to suit your business needs and requirements, and include courses on Microsoft Office programmes. Click here to find out more.

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Full-time Courses

Computing (Computer Science)Level 3
Computing (Information and Creative Technology) Level 2

What our Students Say

Sangeerna Uthavakumar, Computer Science Level 3

"I chose this course because it’s equivalent to three A Levels and it’s mostly assignment based. I’ve really enjoyed the game making, website development and coding. There’s lots of support from the tutors and they’re really helpful."

Carlos Joao, Information and Creative Technology L2

"I love learning new things and this course is one of the best ways of doing that. It is challenging me and is helpful for my career progression. The lecturers are excellent and I am getting the best possible support to enable me to pass the course."

Amy Peagram, Computer Science Level 3

"At Colchester Institute you can be independent. The topics I’m studying give me an insight to all areas of computing and the course has given me the opportunity to gain work experience."

Leon Katimbo, Computing Level 3

"Colchester Institute has lots of computer rooms where lessons and workshops take place. Having access to these rooms allows me to come in and continue work that needs to be handed in or revise for an upcoming test without disruption."


Digital MarketerApprenticeship
Information Communications Technician Apprenticeship
Network Engineer Higher Apprenticeship Level 4