Science at Bolton College is perfect if you are looking to learn in a practical, hands-on way from our expert tutors. You’ll have the opportunity to learn in our well-equipped laboratory, giving you a realistic expectation of the workplace environment.
Across applied sciences, there is a predicted growth of 2400 new jobs by 2024. Some of the top science career opportunities are:
Deane Road Campus
We have strong links with the University of Bolton, so there are opportunities to progress to one of its Biomedical & Medical Engineering or Biology & Medical Biology programmes, leading to a host of exciting careers.
Applied Science Level 3
“I’ve found the course fascinating and think that it will give me lots of opportunities for further study and to progress in my career. I’ve really enjoyed the Chemistry side of the course, particularly dealing with molecular formulas and equations. After the course I’m progressing to university to continue studying in this field and focus on euro chemistry. My longer term goal is to complete Masters and Phd.”
"I've been fascinated by science from a young age and love reading books to find out how things work. The Applied Science course has given me the opportunity to study a broad range of topics including chemistry and biology and has widened my options for further study when I progress to university."
Ashley Harnet - Applied Science Level 3 - Studied at Rumworth School
"The teaching at Bolton College is excellent. The tutors have lots of time and patience to make sure I'm happy and that I fully understand the topics covered. I know that I can ask as many questions as I need and they'll always be there to support me. My plan is to progress to university in the future and study adult nursing."
Atimizia Afonso - Applied Science Level 3 - Studied at Havering College, London