We have two campuses in the borough of Tower Hamlets. Our main campus can be found at Poplar, just two minutes away from the leading business district of Canary Wharf. Our campuses have modern learning facilities and high quality communal areas, such as our learning centres and study areas, coffee shop and restaurants, including a Subway outlet, the only college one in the UK.
There is also strong links with the sports facility at the Workhouse, which is next door to our Poplar Campus. This includes two football pitches for use by students and the local community, which have been fitted with new 3G pitches, an indoor basketball/netball court and games room.
IT facilities are of a high standard at Tower Hamlets College. There are over 2000 computers, including laptops, and new interactive whiteboards in classrooms, with more planned in the not too distant future. We have high numbers of data projectors and numerous mobile audio visual units for classroom use and a well stocked media resources area with additional data projectors, camcorders, digital cameras etc, all for use in teaching and learning.
All students get WiFi internet access, the use of the college intranet and virtual learning environment and an e-mail address. In the Learning Centres, students can use computers with CD-ROM, scanning and printing facilities. Qualified staff are available to help with any problems.
There are specialist rooms with high-quality, modern equipment in our training kitchen, Canary View. The Creative Computing and Multimedia classrooms feature the latest Macs equipped with the latest art, design, graphics, 3d, video editing, sound and animation software.
Our learning Centres at Poplar and Arbour Square are well stocked to aid your learning and kitted out with all the latest technology.
Tower Hamlets College is working together with the Isle of Dogs Community Foundation, Splash, Docklands Light Railway, and the Tower Hamlets Partnership to provide the excellent sports centre, the Workhouse. Activities include: Football, Volleyball, Basketball, Badminton, Table Tennis, Yoga, Dance, Aerobics etc.