Southend Campus

Located next to Southend Central station, our Southend Campus offers A-level courses, an impressive range of vocational subjects, adult courses and higher education in the brand new Forum. The courses are set in realistic work environments using cutting-edge technology.

Media students get access to a highdefinition television studio, radio studio, fully-equipped photographic studio with digital SLR cameras, dedicated art and design work spaces, performing arts studios and a journalism newsroom. Sound and music production students have access to Xtreme, our well-equipped off-site recording and rehearsal studio, which includes mixing, recording, rehearsal and sequencing facilities.

Southend Campus also has science labs, an animal management centre, a sports lab and a 250 seat Performance Pod. There are over 2,000 PCs and plenty of Apple Mac computers to do everything from graphic design to film editing. We even have our own restaurant and coffee shop staffed by our catering students. Our Beauty Academy in Queens Road offers reasonably priced treatments to the public. Sports students will use our Wellstead Gardens sports facility which features a gym and playing fields. Students can get refreshed at Scoff and the Atrium Café on campus while there is a huge selection of shops, restaurants, leisure and entertainment venues right on your doorstep.

Is there parking available?

There is a public car park under the Luker Road building (entrance in Elmer Approach), which is open weekdays from 07:00 to 22:00 and on Saturdays from 07:00 to 18:00. University Square MSCP car park on College Way (opposite Sainsbury’s) is open for 24hr parking. There are also various council-run short-stay public car parks in Central Southend. Student and visitor car parking is also available at our East Street site.


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Southend Campus (Luker Road)

Located next to Southend Central train station, our Southend Campus offers A-level courses and an impressive range of vocational subjects in realistic work environments using cutting-edge technology.

Southend Campus (Queens Road)

Our hair and beauty academy is centrally located in Queens Road and offers training in a large range of hair and beauty procedures. The academy uses state-of-the-art equipment and our students incorporate the latest developments and trends in their work. The academy is open to the public who can take advantage of reasonably priced treatments.

Southend Campus (The Forum)

The Forum Southend-on-Sea is a £27 million ultra-modern library and learning zone located opposite our Southend Campus. The Forum houses a huge range of books and resources as well as over 100 new computers and wifi access for your laptop and mobile devices.

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