Blog Post: Study locally, go far? Why Swindon College Think Local is Better!

16 August 2019

You’ve got your A Levels / BTEC qualifications and you are thinking about starting a higher education course such as a foundation or bachelor’s degree this September. But is it too late? And where should you go to study it?

Could Swindon College’s New Animal Care Course be the GOAT?

25 July 2019

Animals, Mammals, reptiles and birds arrive at Swindon College in preparation for the 2019/20 Animal Care course! This brand new course has been flooded with applications as the students’ classroom is emerged in the centre of the college’s new facility which was mostly built by Level 1 Construction Students.

Hospitality Department Host Restaurant Challenge

16 July 2019

Swindon College Hospitality department hosted The Restaurant Challenge, sponsored by The Rotary Club of Swindon Thamesdown. Students came together to compete in a series of challenges in Swindon College’s Training Restaurant.

Student Success celebrated at Swindon College Apprenticeship Awards!

03 July 2019

Apprenticeships are an excellent way to gain qualifications through practical training in the workplace in conjunction with studying. During the week our students learn and train in their chosen career in the workplace and at college.

Swindon College Are Awarded Silver Following TEF Assessment

01 July 2019

Swindon College are delighted to announce the award of a Silver rating following a TEF (Teaching Excellent Framework) assessment and have been praised for the work which is being carried out enabling higher education students to achieve excellent outcomes.

Media Make-Up Show Wow's at STEAM!

28 June 2019

Over 400 guests, including industry professionals, showed up to The Steam Museum on Tuesday night to see Swindon College's Media Makeup End of Year Show! The event did not disappoint as the guests were wowed with the high calibre of final pieces produced!

Swindon College Students Wow Staff and Peers at FE Awards!

25 June 2019

Swindon College hosted its annual Further Education Awards with a fresh new take! Students across a range of subjects were recognised for their outstanding achievements. In previous years, awards were named after courses but this year the college reshaped them in an effort to recognise students that have really stood out in other areas.

BLOG POST: Written by Swindon College Digital Technology Students

18 June 2019

We’re Lewis and Marceli, and we’re currently studying at Swindon College for a BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Digital Technology.

Swindon College School of Art Photography Competition Winners Announced

17 June 2019

Students from schools all over Wiltshire sought out their best representation of “Reflections” in Swindon College’s first Young Photographer Competition! The competition was open to all 14-18 year olds and it was very exciting for Swindon College’s School of Art to see what the next generation of gifted photographers can do!