Colleges Northern Ireland

Colleges Northern Ireland (Colleges NI) is the membership body (umbrella body) for the six Further Education (FE) Colleges in NI. It was established, originally as the Association of Northern Ireland's Colleges (ANIC), in 1997. Northern Ireland's colleges have been delivering technical vocational education and training for approximately 100 years. CNI aims to 'support, represent and promote the colleges and positively impact upon their vital contribution to Northern Ireland's economic and social well-being'.