We are a friendly and professional team, dedicated to helping Nelson College students and graduates make the most of their time at the college and help them plan their futures, learn about the world of work and to meet potential employers.

The KEC team can help with finding work experience or postgraduate study, developing connections and skills, going freelance or starting a business themselves.  KEC can assist with searching for jobs, choosing a career, completing and sharpening an application form or CV.

As part of the KEC services we organise a variety of educational and career workshops, field trips and events to support students in gaining relevant, interesting and engaging practical knowledge, skills and experience.

KEC Team – our friendly and supportive team are here for you


The NCL Knowledge Exchange Centre will hold workshops throughout the year that will teach attendees how to make the most out of recent developments in technology to help their business excel. These will cover a wide range of topics from social media marketing, right through to using the latest applications in your day-to-day business.


The NCL Knowledge Exchange Centre can provide growing businesses with any facilities that they need to help them carry out their day-to-day tasks. We can provide access to computers, meeting rooms, training, market research, support with finding the best candidate and more.


We can provide your business with tailor-made IT systems and software that can help you to improve your day-to-day productivity, along with extensive training to get you confident in using them.


Cultural industries include industries that focus on cultural tourism and heritage, museums and libraries, sports and outdoor activities, and a variety of ‘way of life’ activities that arguably range from local pet shows to a host of hobbyist concerns.