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BCoT has a wealth of industry standard workshops, studios and equipment so you can fully immerse yourself in your course and get a head start in industry.

The Restaurant at BCoT

Students learn in a fully operational restaurant and kitchen which is open to the public. Students learn in a real environment and the food is excellent too. Book your table today

Evolve Salon

Hairdressing and Beauty Therapy students master their skills in our recently refurbished hair and beauty salons, which are open to the public. Book a treatment today

Animal Discovery Centre

The Exotic, Mammal and Aquatic Discovery Rooms give students the opportunity to handle and work with a range of animals.

Construction Workshop

Newly refurbished and built plumbing, electrical, bricklaying, interior systems, carpentry, interiors (painting and decorating) workshops give you real industry experiences.

Art & Design Studios

Our impressive dedicated Art and Design suite houses a range of studios and rooms for metal work, glass work, ceramics, print work, textiles and fashion, photography and general studio space. Each area has all the equipment you will need including key pieces such as a laser cutter, ceramics studio, glass kiln and silk screen printing.

Core Gym and Sports Facilities

Fully-equipped onsite gym and access to off-site multimillion pound sports complex, with swimming pool, athletics track, football pitches and golf courses.

Nursery at BCoT

Graded Outstanding by Ofsted in 2014, BCoT’s on-site nursery offers Early Years students work experience placements. Find out more

Automotive Workshops

Light and spacious purpose built workshops, with industry standard equipment and tools, from Snap-on diagnostic equipment to emissions testing.

Science Labs

Our bright, modern laboratories are equipped with finger printing equipment, extensive microbiological facilities, fermentation equipment and more.

Digital BCoT

Renowned for our progressive use of digital technologies in classrooms and workshops, you will find ample equipment throughout the campus. With the use of the Google Suite of apps you can store and access your work and resources from anywhere.

Learning Hub

An ideal study space, our college library is equipped with PC and Mac suites, silent working areas, books, magazines, CDs and DVDs to borrow as well as new ‘Blended Learning’ areas.

Tech IT

A service provided by students to other students, staff, and members of the public to give real-life IT problems. For more information please call 01256 306 613.


In partnership with DisabledGo, you can find accessibility information and guidance for all of the facilities and buildings located at BCoT here.

Basingstoke College of Technology I 2018