Articles from Exeter College

Exeter College Celebrates Another Year of Excellent Academic Results

Exeter College is celebrating another year of exceptional academic results, following the best International Baccalaureate results in the college’s history earlier this summer. Today’s A Level results are also setting new records, with students achieving an overall pass rate of 99.7%, well above the national average of 97.6%. The success is particularly notable as this is the first year that all A Level results have rested solely on a final exam at the end of two years of academic study, rather than a combination of results achieved over two years.

Exeter College Staff take part in the Bigwave Business Games #ExeCollProud

Exeter College staff recently took part in the Bigwave Business Games. This is an annual competition, comprised of several games designed to test the physical and mental skills of business employees in the South West.

Next Steps South West: OfS Extend Funding for Outreach Partnership

Next Steps South West’s work at Exeter College is set to continue as the National Collaborative Outreach Programme has been extended for a further two academic years, with a new completion date of 31 July 2021.

Exeter College BTEC Students Win Big in National Awards

Students from Exeter College have been celebrating success following the National BTEC Awards 2019. A total of nine Exeter College students were recognised at an awards ceremony that took place in Westminster in July. The event celebrates exceptional BTEC students and apprentices while also shining a light on the inspirational teachers who have influenced their learning.

International Baccalaureate Results Put Exeter College Ahead of the Curve

Exeter College students are celebrating after achieving the best International Baccalaureate (IB) results in the college’s history. This year the prestigious IB saw a 100% pass rate, with almost a third of students (32%) achieving 40+ points. This is the equivalent of five A Levels at A/A*, putting them in the top five to ten per cent of students in the entire world. Two candidates achieved an incredible 43 out of 45 possible points.

College Leaders Urge Government to Back the Augar Review

In an unprecedented move, the leaders of every general further education college in England have joined forces to write an open letter to the Chancellor and Secretary of State for Education urging them to “answer the calls from business” and respond to the “challenges of technological change and Brexit” by urgently investing in the country’s technical and vocational education system by implementing the main recommendations of the government’s recent Post-18 Education Review (the Augar Review).

Sir Hugo Swire visits Exeter College to discuss BTECs

Date:Friday 19 July 2019

Exeter College Celebrates Success of Careers Learning Pilot for Accountancy

Date:Friday 19 July 2019

98% of businesses have reported a positive experience with their Exeter College #apprentices

Survey Reveals Impact of Exeter College Apprentices

Michael Caines Academy Students discuss their Work Placement

Pink Moon Café opened on Queen Street in Exeter earlier this year and is already a firm favourite amongst students and locals alike. Three of our Michael Caines Academy students (Poppy, Kaveh and Will) have just come to the end of a six week work placement there so we went along to find out what they have been up to.

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