Premises & Resources

A class tacking place in our lecture theatre

The College’s primary site is located in Abingdon, Oxfordshire. This is centrally located just south of Oxford, only a few minutes from the A34 trunk road, and within easy access of the M4 and M40 motorways. Click here for a map.

It has also opened a site in Manchester, and is the only centre offering a chiropractic programme in the north of England.

The Abingdon premises include a 100-seater lecture theatre with audio-visual equipment, technique room fitted with practical benches and teaching models, two comfortable student common rooms with drinks machines, microwave and fridge, student changing facilities, and several seminar rooms for small group teachingand technique instruction.  There is also a modern academic library, with internet, electronic journal and CD-ROM facilities and the College has full wi-fi connectivity and students can use their own laptops throughout the College.

The clinic facility, where final year students provide chiropractic care to the community, has eight clinic rooms with state-of-the-art electronic monitoring to ensure patient safety and to provide high quality feedback to students.

The centre in Manchester is situated in an historic building in Manchester’s buzzing city centre and is conveniently located within two minutes’ walk of Oxford Road train station and a five minute walk to the main shopping areas.  Facilities include a library, a large area for student recreation with drink dispensing machines, as well as a chiropractic suite with a dedicated technique room equipped with chiropractic benches, and also a chiropractic clinic which has 3 treatment rooms.

The College staff represent a range of academic, practical and clinical experience. The lecturers are supported by a full-time staff of administrative and accounting personnel. Technique teaching is conducted in small groups with a high staff-student ratio, and clinical training also offers this high staff-student ratio as clinical skills are developed.

Image of students learning about the spine

Students on the Animal Manipulation programme will spend some of their time at Warwickshire College, which is located at Moreton Morrell, near Wellesbourne in Warwickshire. Warwickshire College is just eight miles from Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwick and Leamington Spa and just minutes away from the motorway network, and all of their resources are accessible to students registered on the Animal Manipulation programme.  Students on the Animal Manipulation programme will also undertake practical skills training at various sites throughout the country.