Itchen College is a sixth form college located in Bitterne, Southampton. It was established in 1906 and is one of the oldest sixth form colleges in the country. The college has full time as well as part time courses for students 16 years and above. There are various adult education courses as well. It is a state funded college and has more than 2000 students. The college offers several courses like GCSE, AS and A2 Level courses, and Foundation courses.
At Itchen College students can choose from a variety of courses in GCSE and A-Levels. Some subjects are History, Psychology, Sociology, Maths and English Literature. The college offers BTEC diplomas in subjects like Public Services and Business. Vocational courses like Retailing, Business Administration, and Leisure and Tourism are also available. The college offers a range of courses in English as a Foreign Language (EFL). The EFL courses range from Beginners level and Intermediate level to IELTS level. All the EFL courses lead to the IELTS examination and are internationally recognised qualifications. Most of the students complete their EFL courses and take the IELTS examination successfully.
Itchen College welcomes students from all over the world and currently has students from Japan, Hong Kong, Iran, Korea, Turkey and China. The college has also had students from countries like Portugal, Pakistan and South Africa as well. Most of these students come to Itchen College because of the EFL courses on offer apart from the other courses.
Middle Road, SO19 7TB, Southampton
Hampshire, South East Region
Tel: 02380 435 636, Fax: 02380 421 911