Worting Road, Basingstoke Hampshire RG21 8TN 01256 354141
Information
  • Age(s) 14+
  • Gender Coeducational
  • Local authority Hampshire County Council
  • Location Worting Road Basingstoke Hampshire RG21 8TN United Kingdom
  • Principal Anthony Bravo
  • Type Further education college
  • Vice principal www.bcot.ac.uk
Basingstoke College of Technology (BCoT) is a college in Basingstoke, Hampshire, United Kingdom. The college is located on both sides of Worting Road. They have three campus buildings which are North, South & Tech. The college has been listed as a Centre of Vocational Excellence with its state of the art departments in Hair & Beauty, Catering & Hospitality and Engineering & Automotive Technologies. The college has its own restaurant run by the Catering & Hospitality Department. Currently The Restaurant @ BCoT is being refurbishment for September with new floors, new bar area and new table chairs all to fit in with the Catering & Hospitality Refurbishment. The college runs a salon throughout the week run by the Hair & Beauty Department offering may kinds of treatment. BCoT also have a nursery which is run by the Childcare department staff and enables childcare students to interact and get involved with the babies, toddlers and children that come to the nursery, the nursery is open throughout the week.
There are many courses to choose from at BCoT, from full time to part time, day courses to evening courses. The courses are broken down into each department which are:

Animal Manangement
Art and Design
Automotive Technologies
Business
Catering & Hospitality
Childcare
Computing
Construction
Engineering
ESOL (English Speakers of Other Languages)
Fashion
Foundation Studies
Hair, Holistic & Beauty
Health and Social Care
Media
Public Services
Science (inc Forensics
Sound and Music
Sport
Travel and Tourism
Campus
In 2010, the college spent £3 million in renovating the South & Tech campuses, the tech campus was the key focus in the renovation as it was outdated from being BCoT's first building when the college first opened. the renovation includes a brand new automotive garrage and showroom, an engineering warehouse and several science labs and animal care rooms. The Tech campus is know known as the Technology Centre. The next focus in the revamp includes the south campus where the front of the college has been given a fresh new look. In 2012, the college is again investing money but this time the renovation looks at the Catering & Hospitality Department, the department will have 2 renovated kitchens with new sink areas, tbales, and equipment to enhance students learning.