The Grimsby Institute
The Grimsby Institute Group
(GIG) is one of the East Coast's largest providers of Further and
Higher education. The group comprises of the Grimsby Institute,
University Centre Grimsby (UCG), Yorkshire Coast College in
Scarborough and Lincolnshire Regional College in Skegness.
Our Nuns Corner campus in the centre of Grimsby is the main
provider of vocational training in the region. It provides an
impressive curriculum spectrum, which encompasses full and part
time provision from 14 years onwards, community provision, business
training and commercial activities.
The Grimsby campus has two other principal sites; East Coast
School of Art and Design is situated at Westward Ho in Grimsby,
home to art and music learners; and the Nunsthorpe Community
Campus, home to horticulture, animal care and construction.
We have recently opened our
new University Centre Grimsby (UCG), which heralds the dawn of a
new era for the Grimsby Institute Group and the region. UCG
offers around 100 HE programmes through partnerships with
universities including the University of Hull, York St. John
University, Huddersfield University and Leeds Metropolitan
The Grimsby Institute is also home to the UK National Productivity
Centre, the Food Refrigeration and Process Engineering Research
Centre (FRPERC) and we are a key partner with industry leaders in
the Humber Seafood Institute and Seafood Processing Cluster.
Serving the community in Scarborough and the surrounding region
the Yorkshire Coast College (YCC) offers Further Education and
Higher Education provision. YCC operates out of two campuses which
offer excellent teaching and facilities with industry standard