2013 marked our centenary, celebrating the provision of quality education to a range of students for one hundred years.

We are immensely proud of our academic success and other achievements throughout the decades.

We have gained wide-ranging external recognition and endorsement for the quality of our teaching and learning through a number of high profile reports and awards.



Exam results

Our annual A level results are proof of our excellence. In 2018 an overall pass rate of 98% was achieved.

Forty seven percent of students gained A*-B grades, with three quarters of all students achieving A*-C grades across all subjects.

Vocational students achieved a 100% pass rate.

exam results

Our awards & accreditations

An Ofsted survey of students’ views undertaken during our 2017 inspection revealed 97% felt their studies met their needs, with all other teaching quality marks rated at over 90%.

We have held the Matrix standard since 2004 for our information, advice and guidance services that we provide our students.

The European Social Fund assists in improving employment opportunities and aims to help people fulfill their working potential.

QAA monitor how universities and colleges in the UK maintain the standard of their higher education provision.

The Disability Confident scheme aims to help employers make the most of the opportunities provided by employing disabled people.

Contact Details

01590 625555