Ashley Down Centre

Ashley Down Centre is a vibrant place to learn. Located near Gloucester Road, the centre has range of modern facilities as well as our University Centre.

Ashley Down Centre, Ashley Down Road, Bristol, BS7 9BU

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Ashley Down Centre provides an airy, vibrant and welcoming environment.

These historic buildings offer study space, learning zones, classrooms, workshops and student social areas.


Facilities at the centre include:

  • Art and design studios
  • Classrooms and study areas
  • College community café
  • Computer rooms
  • Specialist classrooms for students with Special Educational Needs
  • Sensory room
  • University Centre

Plus: Costa, food hall, free WiFi, Study Centre, Study Plus, prayer room, student common room and Student Services.

The majority of our construction, plastering, carpentry and brickwork workshops take place in our Advanced Construction Skills Centre.


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Getting to Ashley Down Centre

Ashley Down Centre, Ashley Down Road, Bristol. BS7 9BU

By car

The Ashley Down Centre has free parking for visitors, students and staff, including disabled parking and designated car-share spaces.

By bike/scooter

Secure bicycle anchor points and ‘Bikeaway’ secure lockers are available at the centre.

Please note that e-scooters are not permitted at any of our Centres. If you are travelling to College by e-scooter you must ensure that it is left in a designated area before you come on site.

By bus

The centre is served by several bus routes, please use the  website for the latest services.

Opening hours

Ashley Down Centre Opening Times

Term time Monday – Thursday
08:30 – 17:00

08:30 – 16:00
Half terms and holidays Monday – Friday
08:30 -16:00

Term dates and opening hours

Get in touch

ʳDzԱ:0117 312 5000

You can also contact the College through online chat or using our online contact form.

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