(also Gloucestershire College of Arts and Technology
, abbreviated GLOSCAT
) is a large college
based in Gloucestershire
. It has its main campuses at large purpose-built facilities in each of Cheltenham
, and also several smaller sites around the county. Its primary business is further education
, and focuses on the 16-18 age group. It also offers higher education
up to and including HND
and Foundation Degree
levels. In the 2005-2006 academic year, Gloucestershire College had 21,777 students enrolled, of which 416 were engaged in higher education.
Not to be confused with the University of Gloucestershire, a distinct (but related) institution operating in the same county, and partner with Gloucestershire College in some areas.