The Open Event planned for the 7th November must unfortunately be postponed. The next physical event is planned for Wednesday 3d March 2021, however, you can view our Virtual Open Event online here.

Applications remain open as usual. Please apply online and we will be in contact with guidance of your next steps.


Check out all the fantastic opportunities available at Highbury College by coming along to our next cross-campus Open Events.

 When?

Wednesday 7th October 2020, 4.30-7pm

Thursday 8th October 2020, 4.30-7pm

Saturday 7th November 2020, 10am-1pm

Our open events give you an excellent opportunity to look around the college, talk to current students and find out about the many courses available, including:

  • Career-focused full-time courses
  • Part-time professional and leisure courses
  • University level courses
  • Apprenticeships
  • Prince’s Trust Programmes

What's on offer?

  • Meet our students and hear about their experience at Highbury College
  • Meet course tutors who will be on hand to answer any questions regarding your course
  • Travel between our Northarbour and main campus on our free shuttle bus
  • Get careers advice
  • Speak to advisors regarding Student Support, Learning Support and Financial Support
  • APPLY ON THE DAY – leave with an appointment for your College Interview


 Where?

Highbury Northarbour, Southampton Road, Portsmouth PO6 4BQ

A free shuttle bus is available if you wish to travel between our main campus and Northarbour Centre.

  • Apprenticeships
  • Bricklaying
  • Carpentry & Joinery
  • Electrical
  • Multi-trades
  • Painting & Decorating
  • Plastering
  • Plumbing
  • Wall & Floor Tiling

Highbury Campus, Tudor Crescent, Portsmouth PO6 2SA

A free shuttle bus is available if you wish to travel between our main campus and Northarbour Centre.

  • Access to HE
  • Apprenticeships
  • Art & Design
  • Automotive
  • Business
  • Catering
  • Childcare
  • Computing & IT
  • Built Environment
  • Digital Media
  • Engineering (inc Marine)
  • English Language Skills (ESOL)
  • Fashion
  • Floristry
  • Foundation Pathways
  • Foundation Prospects
  • Hairdressing & Beauty Therapy
  • Health & Social Care
  • Journalism
  • Prince's Trust
  • Public Services
  • Sport
  • Travel & Tourism


Covid-19 Safety Advice

To keep everyone safe on campus, the following measures will be in place for the Open Events:

  • Please register in advance of the event if possible. Drop-ins will be welcomed but may experience a slight delay entering. Your registration information will be used for track and trace.
  • 2m social distancing on campus is required wherever possible.
  • We ask all staff, students and visitors to please wear a face covering or mask at all times.
  • There will be a one-way system to follow during the event.
  • Please try to limit your group size when visiting - ideally one parent/guardian where possible.
  • The temperature of all staff, students and visitors will be taken on entry.
  • The Campus windows and doors will be open to aid ventilation so don't forget to wrap up warm.
  • If you feel unwell in any way, please do not attend and we can arrange another time for you to visit when you are feeling better.

Event Details

  • Start Date 07/10/2020

    End Date 07/11/2020