About ABI College
ABI is an Independent College of Higher Education providing an Academically excellent, Business oriented, and Innovative learning environment with high standards of teaching, small class sizes and excellent student support.
We are dedicated to providing an enriching, accessible, affordable and career-relevant higher educational experience for all of our students. We specialise in providing courses in Business (Leadership & Business Management), Health and Social Care, Tourism & Hospitality and Computing. We have programmes at both undergraduate levels and postgraduate levels (MBA and MA). Our two ABI campuses In London (Acton) and Reading are conveniently located close to a range of student facilities. With our student population recruited from a wide range of cultural backgrounds the College is committed to providing equality of opportunity and a diverse learning community.
We have experience of providing high quality Higher education gained since our foundation in 2004. For information about the development of the College and its evolution please see our College History page Our History.
The College’s undergraduate and postgraduate level qualifications are awarded by Plymouth Marjon University and Pearson Edexcel. The College had a Quality Assurance Agency (QAA) Higher Education Review for Alternative Providers in March 2016 which confirmed that the College meets all UK expectations about its academic standards and the quality of learning opportunities that it provides. The subsequent 2017 QAA monitoring visit found that we had made commendable progress in continuing to enhance our academic quality. These reports are available on the QAA official website.
Its undergraduate level provision (HND/C and BA) are specifically designated courses which qualify for student financial support including tuition fee loan and maintenance grants for eligible students. Additionally, loans are now also available for our Postgraduate MBA and MA qualifications.
More about us -The core mission and values of ABI College will be kept constantly under review. The College is committed to the provision of liberal, accessible, and inclusive educational opportunities which will find expression in a friendly, dynamic, and professional learning community.