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Wigan & Leigh College is a state General Further and Higher Education College based at five locations in the towns of Wigan and Leigh in Greater Manchester, England, United Kingdom. Currently there are 500 staff members employed, and more than 8,000 students enrolled in full-time or part-time courses. The college's programmes of study include: General Certificate of Education (GCSEs), BTEC First Diplomas, Advanced Level (UK), National Diplomas, Higher National Diplomas, Apprenticeships, Foundation Degree and Degree courses.

Head teacherAnna Dawe
Wigan, Greater Manchester

Wigan & Leigh College was formed in April 1992 through the merger of Wigan College of Technology (formerly Wigan Mining and Technical College) and Leigh College.

Wigan College has existed since 1857, Leigh College from 1894, and both have a long standing history of providing high quality academic technical and vocational education. Wigan & Leigh College has four Centers of Excellence in Sport, Creative Arts, Engineering and Health and Social Care.

Wigan & Leigh College won FE College of the Year in 2018 (North West Educate Awards)

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