Cumbira Lancashire

Runshaw College

Location / Campuses

Euxton Lane Campus, Euxton, Chorley, PR7 6AQ

Langdale Road Campus, Langdale Road, Leyland, PR25 3DQ

Approx. number of students


Approx. number of HE level students


Approx. number of HE level courses


Routes / pathways into HE courses

Access to Higher Education in Social Science and Access Higher Education in Health and Social Care.


NB: in partnership with UCLan we also offer a number of Year Zero / Foundation Entry year honours degree 4 year programmes

Summary of institution

The College is a highly successful large provider of general further (FE) and Higher Education (HE) serving the communities of South Ribble and Chorley in central Lancashire. The College was established in 1974 as a sixth form centre. Since that time the College has developed significantly in scale, scope and quality of provision. In 2014/15 7615 learners were enrolled of which 513 were studying on the HE programme.

The Higher Education Programme is broad and of strategic importance to the College, particularly in respect of providing opportunities for widening participation to its own advanced vocational students and to the local community.

Type of courses offered

See above

Subject areas offered at HE level

Course Enquiries

For HE –

Contact University Courses Admissions 01772 642040 or email

Outreach Contact

For HE – Colin Stanfield –