Articles from Exeter College

Exeter College Shortlisted for National Award for Employer Engagement

  Exeter College has made it to the finals of the Association of Colleges Beacon City & Guilds Award for Engagement with Employers.  

Learn2Live Visit Exeter College to Talk Road Safety

Exeter College hosted the road safety team Learn2Live to talk with students on the dangers of the road and how the impact of a wrong decision can last a lifetime. 

Gavin Williamson Visits Exeter College to Talk T Levels

The Secretary of State for Education Gavin Williamson MP visited Exeter College to learn more about the impact new T Level qualifications will have on the region’s learners.  

Institute of Technology Digital and Data Centre at Exeter College Gets the Green Light

The South West Institute of Technology (SWIOT) Digital and Data Centre at Exeter College has been signed off as part of a wider plan to revolutionise digital, engineering and manufacturing technology education across the region. The new £11million building will be at the heart of the college and located on its Hele Road site in what is great news for the college, city and region.  

Exeter College Celebrates Graduation for Degree Level Students

Degree level students at Exeter College celebrated their graduation in the breathtaking setting of Exeter Cathedral last week.   Hundreds of guests, friends and family came together to watch more than 170 students graduate from the college’s Centre for University Level Studies.   Students donned their gowns and caps to be awarded their degree level qualifications in subjects ranging from business to mechanical engineering.   The graduation ceremony marks the completion of a tremendous effort from each and every student at Exeter College. The college’s degree level qualifications include full degrees as well as Foundation Degrees, Higher National Certificates and Higher National Diplomas and cater for young students as well as those returning to education.   The students were welcomed into the Cathedral with music from the Exeter College Orchestra ahead of the formal graduation ceremony.   Inspirational speeches were made by The Dean of Exeter Cathedral, The Very Reverend Jonathan Greener, Exeter College Principal John Laramy and Chief Executive of the Met Office Penelope Endersby.   Upon receiving their qualification certificates, students were congratulated on their achievements by Chair of Governors at Exeter College David Allen OBE and Catherine Taylor, the Head of Higher Education at the college.   Exeter College’s Principal and Chief Executive John Laramy said,

Exeter College Student Takes Flight Thanks to Groundbreaking Scholarship

A former Exeter College student is helping to break the glass ceiling in the aviation industry, having secured a landmark £25,000 scholarship with pilot training provider L3 Airline Academy.  

Exeter College Students Visit Honduras for Conservation Project

A group of Exeter College students recently returned from Honduras after working with conservation research organization Operation Wallacea.

Exeter College and Kier Host Work Experience Week in Construction Industry

Exeter College and Kier recently teamed up to deliver an intensive one week, pre-Apprenticeship work experience programme, designed to give local youngsters an insight into the construction industry and inspire them to pursue a career in the varied and vibrant sector.  Six learners who are considering the Apprenticeship route with Exeter College spent the week gaining knowledge and insight, as well as hands on experience behind the scenes with Kier at some of the company’s flagship developments.

“I’m Really Proud of What I’ve Done,” #GCSE Success for Exeter Adults

As thousands of teenagers picked up their GCSE results last week, few would have spared a thought for adults nervously arriving to collect their own results after a year of hard work.  

#VocationalCelebration Exeter College Hosts Celebration of Vocational Learners

Exeter College’s vocational students joined together to celebrate their achievements in a garden party held at the college’s Hele Road campus.  


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