Richmond upon Thames Collegehttp://www.richmond-utcoll.ac.uk/
Nestled in one of the safest and the most beautiful part of London, Richmond upon Thames is a college, which started out in 1977. Currently it has over seven thousand enrolment of which four thousand are full time students. Foreign students also study here in quite a number as the college is close to London and Heathrow airport.
Qualification And Courses Offered
The courses offered here are for persons in 16-19 age group and adults, looking for work based learning and opportunities for higher education.
The courses offered in Sixth Form College are a mixture of traditional and modern market oriented subjects. The qualification offered is AS/A2 and vocational courses. The subjects taught are Architecture, Business Studies, Care and Child care, Classical Civilization, Communication Studies, Construction crafts in carpentry, plumbing, Russian, Supported learning and many more.
The Adult courses include, other than common subjects, Catering and Hospitality, Complementary Therapies, Counselling and Personal Development, Photography. Work based Learning includes Apprenticeships in Construction Craft, Customer Service, IT Professionals, Sporting Excellence-rugby along with Engineering and Information and Library Service.
HNC/HND, Foundation Degree and BA Degree in partnership with Kingston University and St. Mary’s University College are offered under Higher Education Courses. The subjects include Art and Design, Business, Computing & Technology-Networking, Construction, Early Years, Engineering, Marketing, Sports, Leisure, Health, Fitness& Coaching.
Some News From The Campus
The college’s second batch of International Baccalaureate Students scored a whooping 89% pass rate. The college also won prizes at Art and Design exhibitions. Students from this college also bagged top apprenticeship awards as well.
Richmond upon Thames College
Egerton Road, TW2 7SJ, Twickenham
Greater London, London Region
Tel: 020 8607 8000, Fax: 02087 449 738