Bringing Latest  Research to Commerce 


59 Patrick Street Newry BT35 8DN

Key Contact: Brenda Kelleghan 

Southern Regional College is one of the largest education providers in Northern Ireland with approximately 10,000 students enrolled annually and over 900 members of staff. 

Straddled between the two council areas of Armagh, Banbridge & Craigavon and Newry, Mourne & Down in the southern part of NI, the College operates from 5 campuses in Armagh, Banbridge, Lurgan, Newry and Portadown, with community provision also offered across the region. 

The courses at Southern Regional College cover almost all subject areas and include full-time and part-time academic and vocational qualifications at various levels for pre-16, post-16 and 19+ (adults) options. Programmes range from recreational hobby courses through to degree and master’s level qualifications, in addition to Apprenticeships at Further and Higher Level. 

Our Business Support & Innovation team consists of Skills and Innovation Specialists who bring the latest research to commerce. We provide support to assist with new product design and testing, product or process improvement, lean implementation, and understanding and implementing new technologies. We will help you develop your workforce through delivery of skills development or talent acquisition.  

Guaranteed to help your business innovate, compete and grow. SRC along with their state of the art facilities can support businesses in the following areas:  

  • Food innovation.
  • Engineering and manufacturing.
  • IT and mobile computing.
  • Green technology.
  • Lean manufacturing.
  • Creative and digital technologies.
  • Construction innovation.
  • Tourism development. 

SRC’s approach is straightforward. Our specialist innovation team can work with you to identify areas that need support to grow and improve.