Nelson College London is an independent college of higher education founded in 2009 and operating in the London Borough of Redbridge. Currently the College offers teaching for Pearson Higher National Diplomas in Business and Hospitality Management, and for Foundation Degrees and BA (Hons) one-year “top-up” programmes validated by London Metropolitan University. In 2016 the College underwent a successful review by the Quality Assurance Agency (QAA). The QAA expressed its confidence in the quality of learning offered by the College and the enhancement of students’ learning opportunities. The College welcomes students from the UK and EU. At present more than 99% of our students are from the UK and/or the EU studying at one of our two buildings: Ilford and Gants Hill. Our Ilford campus is situated in a large cosmopolitan area of East London - a commercial and retail centre surrounded by extensive residential development. Our Gants Hill campus is located in a suburban area which is mainly residential with a selection of retail outlets, a wide variety of restaurants, pubs, bars and hotels. Both campuses benefit from very convenient fast transport links to central London. The College boasts a supportive and collegial community which aims to nurture the educational, personal, social and cultural growth of its students. Nelson College London is proud of its achievements. We offer an educational experience which is shaped by enthusiasm, discipline, insight and creativity: an educational experience which meets the demands of the contemporary world.