Why Choose NHEC


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We passionately believe that NHEC is a great place to study. Here are just a few reasons why we think so:

  • Excellent range of Higher Education Courses including Bachelor Degrees, HNCs/HNDs and Access Course

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  • Our location: NHEC is located in popular Stratford, which was the home of the 2012 Olympic Games. We are also based in the city of London, where there is so much to do!
  • Affordable fees at £6,000 or less for full time degree: We understand that high fees can stop students from participating in higher education. Thus, we aim to offer excellent quality courses with affordable tuition fees. We have the perfect combination of being based in London and offering fees much lower than the UK average.
  • High-quality teaching and learning: Independent inspection bodies such us the Quality Assurance Agency, the British Psychological Society and the Open University have confirmed the excellent quality of our courses.
  • Supportive environment:  Our primary aim is to help learners according to their individual needs and ambitions. We offer: extra sessions to develop academic writing, study skills seminars and a personal tutor system.
  • Career prospects: Newham will give you all the necessary professional skills to build an amazing career. We have fantastic employment links and we will help you find work experience to boost your employability.

In our latest survey 94% of students said they were satisfied with their course (internal survey across all years and programmes).  You can read some of our student stories.

Our recent QAA report identified that we are meeting all UK standards and recognised that:

  • Teaching and learning are of a consistently high quality
  • We provide outstanding tutor support in the classroom
  • We are innovative in our commitment to student employability and are responsive to local needs
  • Student support is widespread and well embedded

All these reasons and many more make NHEC both an affordable and an excellent university centre that will help you to build a successful career.