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Universities and colleges lead initiative to offer school leavers alternative routes to university at local colleges
29
June, 2021
Northern Ireland’s Universities and Further Education Colleges have united behind a new initiative aimed at ensuring school leavers are made aware of the full range of higher education options available locally.
 
  • Aisling McQuaid
  • 29/06/2021 10:45:17
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South West College Higher Education Information Hotline now live
11
June, 2021
South West College (SWC) have launched a new Higher Education Information Hotline, a direct phone line that prospective students and parents can call to obtain information about the Colleges wide range of Higher Education courses. Advice is on offer for HNCs, HNDs, Foundation Degrees and Honours Degree Top-up courses that are validated by The Open University, Queens University, Ulster University and Pearson and delivered locally at the Colleges campuses across Cookstown, Dungannon, Enniskillen and Omagh. 
  • Aisling McQuaid
  • 11/06/2021 14:06:57
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Applications for College Scholarships Now Open  
25
May, 2021
South West College (SWC) is launching three fully funded Higher Education Scholarships for full-time study, open to applications from pupils at local feeder schools. 
 
  • Aisling McQuaid
  • 25/05/2021 12:56:42
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Contractor appointed for Enniskillen Workhouse Project
14
May, 2021

QMAC Construction Ltd, has been awarded a £2.2m contract for the conservation and restoration of Enniskillen Workhouse Entrance Block, a historically significant Grade B2 Listed Building.

 

  • Aisling McQuaid
  • 14/05/2021 10:54:54
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Farry visits Higher Level Apprentices at South West College
16
October, 2015
Employment and Learning Minister Dr Stephen Farry has visited South West College in Omagh where he met a number of Higher Level Apprentices.
  • 16/10/2015 12:33:04
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Businesses urged to 'Recruit Smart’ with new Higher Level Apprenticeships
25
September, 2015
South West College, supported by the Department for Employment and Learning (DEL), Ulster University, Queen’s University and many leading employers across the South West region is delighted to announce a major new jobs initiative for the South West region.
  • Troy Prenter
  • 25/09/2015 12:35:28
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South West College and 24 firms engineer unique jobs event
21
April, 2015
South West College (SWC) Dungannon and 24 employers teamed up to pitch opportunities in the world of engineering to young people at a recent unique careers event.
  • Troy Prenter
  • 21/04/2015 09:58:17
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South West College STEP Students are all heart for the British Heart Foundation
23
February, 2015
It was all for a good cause at South West College recently, when the STEP students at South West College Omagh Campus took part in ‘Wear it, Beat it’ fundraising activities in aid of the British Heart Foundation. 
  • Troy Prenter
  • 23/02/2015 10:50:02
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Foundation degrees enrolments soar at South West College
07
August, 2014
Demand for low cost and locally-based routes to honours degrees has resulted in record numbers of students signing up for foundation degrees, according to new figures from South West College.
  • Troy Prenter
  • 07/08/2014 17:04:42
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South West College Florists Bloom at Chelsea Qualifying Event
07
May, 2014
Dublin based Florists and students of South West College, Ciara Quigley and Karen Massey were recently announced as the first and second prize winners, respectively, at the Irish Chelsea Hub qualifying heat.
  • Troy Prenter
  • 07/05/2014 13:21:43
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