Digital Suite

Our brand-new, state-of-the-art Digital Suite is the perfect learning environment for any technology or gaming enthusiast! With a range of high-quality equipment including Meta Quest 2 VR headsets, Xbox Series X Consoles, 3D printers and high-end gaming PCs, learning has never been such fun! Students can develop their knowledge with the latest innovative software and high-end technology. So why not come and experience a classroom like no other?


The Digital Suite has been designed and equipped to provide students with access to the technology that they will be working with as future IT professionals, such as:

  • Desktop workstations with Ryzen 9 5900X CPUs and RTX 3060 graphics, matched to 34-inch widescreen monitors facilitating multi-tasking and efficient workflow
  • Blackmagic Pocket Cinema 6K cameras to record video footage of projects and college events.
  • DJI Mini III Pro Drones allow students to work with exciting technology and assist with college events.
  • Its own standalone network which allows students to practically learn about network installation, configuration, testing and security in a realistic but safe environment.
  • Meta Quest 2 VR headsets are used to explore the potential of Virtual and Augmented Reality in a variety of scenarios and students will develop virtual products for this platform.
  • 3D printers which provide scope for designing and managing printing projects for a range of end-users.
  • Xbox Series X Consoles are a popular and very useful resource for critical evaluation of human computer interfaces, software front ends and gameplay mechanics.  

Featured Facilities

Arboretum & Pinetum

The Arboretum at the Houghall Campus, on the outskirts of Durham City, houses a superb collection of shrubs and trees from around the world.

Dance Studio

If you love to dance, you'll love our very own dance studio found inside our Peterlee campus!

ED6 Study Room

If you're coming to study at ED6 Sixth Form centre, you'll get your own dedicated study room at our Peterlee campus!