Adult Students

If you’re aged 19 or over, and if you are looking to get a job, advance in your career, go to university or start something new, it all begins at WestKing. For our Adult Students we have a large variety of courses that can help you achieve your goals – including Access to Higher Education diplomas, practical work-based courses (from Entry Level to Level 3), A Level Intensives, Higher Education (Level 4 and above) and apprenticeships.

Studying at college might seem daunting if you’ve been out of a classroom or workshop for a while, but at Westminster Kingsway College, we will do our best to support you through your course, whatever your situation. We offer a flexible approach to learning, and Learner Experience team are on-hand to provide help so that you can complete your qualification – from childcare to funding and financial support.

We also know that the cost of studying can be a worry for adult students, so we offer all of our Entry Level to Level 2 courses for FREE, regardless of your age or income.

If you’re not quite sure what you’d like to study, or want to retrain for a new career in a post-COVID world, we also run a large range of free, part-time short courses, including courses at Level 3 and Level 4.

All of our centres have classrooms and workshops with industry-recommended equipment, as well as well-stocked libraries, social spaces and cafes, creating a vibrant, sociable place to study alongside students of all ages and backgrounds.

Why not come to an open day and check out our facilities for yourself, or if you already know what you’d like to study, find out more about how to applyit all begins at WestKing…

Why Choose WestKing?

  • Study in the heart of central London – our centres are in King’s Cross, Victoria and Soho
  • We have industry links with hundreds of employers across London, offering you great work experience opportunities
  • Our world-famous alumni include Little Simz, Jamie Oliver, Ainsley Harriott, Sophie Wright, Antony Worrall Thompson, Michelle Collins, Steve McFadden, Trevor Nelson and Kathy Burke
  • Many of our students progress onto university, employment, apprenticeships or other further study
  • Our teachers worked in industry and have developed their teaching skills to help you to succeed in your chosen area

Courses for Adult Students

From Access to HE to help you get the university place of your dreams, through to our state-of-the-art digital media and creative computing courses, with the UK’s most prestigious culinary arts courses sprinkled on top, and many more to choose from in between… it all begins at WestKing

Free Short Courses

Looking to retrain for a change in career in a post-COVID world? Want to gain new skills, or just try something new? Take a look at our FREE part-time short courses


Our Learner Experience team are here to support, encourage and help you thrive at WestKing. They provide quality advice and guidance for your future and can also offer learning support to help if you need extra help with English or Maths, if you are dyslexic or if you have a disability or a learning difficulty.

Course Fees & Financial Help

Advanced Learner Loans

Unsure of which path to take? Check out our level equivalence table.

King's Cross Centre
211 Grays Inn Road
London, WC1X 8RA
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Victoria Centre
Vincent Square
London, SW1P 2PD
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Soho Centre
Peter Street
London, W1F 0HS
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Alexandra Centre
Ainsworth Way
London, NW8 0SR
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Regent's Park Centre
Longford Street
London, NW1 3HB
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 Part of Capital City College Group
Part of Capital City College Group