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At Bury College we are committed to supporting your personal development and enhancing your college experience. There will be the opportunity to join a range of clubs and take part in new activities during your time at college.
In addition to receiving outstanding support to achieve the best in your studies, Enrichment activities enhance your time at College, allowing you the opportunity to meet new friends and build new skills that can look great on your CV.
Making friends is easy
College can be one of the best times in your life. A time you will reflect on in years to come with fond memories. This is your opportunity to make lots of new friends, be involved in college life, gain independence, and succeed in your studies.
Bury College is delighted to have a reputation for exceptional results, and also as a welcoming and friendly place to study.
Clubs and societies*
• Enrichment activities may include creative writing, cooking, 3D design,
starting a small business, badminton, dodgeball, practice for your
theory test, first aid, self defence.
• Student Magazine
• Film Club
• Accentu8 performing arts club
• Student volunteer group
• Student action group
• Student sports teams
Physical activity and sport
Bury College is one of a select number of colleges in the country to have a College Sport Maker, dedicated to increasing opportunties for you to take part in sporting activities. Enjoy keeping fit in our fun, friendly sessions, which may include:
*Please note enrichment provision may vary each year.
Trips and Visits
Students at Bury College benefit from a large number of educational and social trips, visits and residentials each academic year. Some examples of these are:
• Theatre or workshop trips
• Sports trips
• University visits including Oxford and Cambridge and Durham
• Visits to locations of interest (Cities, Art Galleries and Museums)
• National and international field trips such as Blencathra, Paris, Naples,
Iceland and New York
• Recreation trips such as Alton Towers
Student Action Group
The Student Action Group is run by students for students. The group promotes the student voice across college, organises charity fundraising events, and also raises awareness of a wide range of student and community issues.
The group provides the ideal opportunity to socialise, enhance your organisational skills, meet new people and make friends. Being part of the Student Action Group gives you the opportunity to make a difference.
For further information contact the Bury College Information, Advice and Guidance Centre.
Contact us on:
0161 280 8280