Why Choose Us?

There are lots of great reasons to join us, here are some of our highlights...

  • We are now part of HRUC (Harrow, Richmond & Uxbridge Colleges) - the newest college group in London, following our recent merger with Richmond upon Thames College.  We will be bringing even more opportunities for our students, helping them achieve more, progress further and become even more work ready!
  • Prior to the merger, our previous Ofsted inspection as HCUC judged our ‘Quality of Education’ as Outstanding, along with another four outstanding areas! Click here to read more.
  • We are proud to be the winners of the BTEC College of the Year 2022! Click on the video to see some of the reasons we were chosen.
  • We are the Number 1 College in London for 16-18 year old achievement, as per the DfE’s most recent data, published March 2020.
  • Our students and apprentices do some amazing things and recent successes include:
    - A gold medal winning apprentice in the IT support technician category at the WorldSkills UK National Finals, now also gaining a chance to get into the UK skills squad.
    - Four of our apprentices have been shortlisted for the “Apprentice of the Year” award at West London Business Awards 2023.
    - A sports student gained the silver award in the “BTEC Sport Student of the Year 2022” category.
    - Successful overseas work placements with employers in Prague, Crete and Portugal, plus we’re adding more exciting venues this year!
  • We are a Beacon Award Commended College in the Mental Health and Wellbeing category, which is testament to the fantastic work that our staff are doing to provide our students with the support they need.
  • We have been awarded five Mayor of London’s Quality Marks for the Digital, Green, Health & Social Care, and Creative sectors, under the Mayor of London’s Skills Academies scheme.