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Applications for September 2018 are now open and our interview process is underway. Apply now online!

Join us on Wednesday 21st February 2018 to find out more about what we can offer you!

  • Ofsted Grade 2, Good (2017)
  • A 'Culture of High Expectations' - Ofsted (2017)
  • 97% overall pass rate for Level 3 in 2017
  • 47% of students achieved A*-B / Distinction grades
  • Over 40 A level courses to choose from
  • Great vocational course opportunities through BTEC qualifications
  • Courses & opportunities for all
  • Very well qualified, experienced & enthusiastic staff with expertise in teaching A level, BTEC & GCSE courses
  • Extensive wellbeing support delivered by an experienced & well connected team
  • A real commitment to accessible, additional learning support for all who need it
  • Expert guidance from qualified careers staff
  • Tailored careers programmes delivered through our tutorial system
  • A well established 'More Able' programme linking students to crucial support in their university & career aspirations
  • A carefully designed timetable with no 'trapped time' & space for work experience and volunteering opportunities
  • Close links with major local employers & voluntary sector organisations
  • Support to help students set up & run small businesses
  • Get a head start in a competitive job market by signing up to our E6 programme
  • Six strands - Enterprise, Employability, Experience, Extension, Exercise & Explore to choose from
  • Develop the essential skills employers are looking for
  • Built into your timetable to complement and extend your academic study
  • £5m investment programme since April 2010 – a major redevelopment of the College buildings, IT facilities & environment
  • Redesigned, refurbished & fully equipped classrooms, social spaces and independent learning areas
  • A lively, dynamic & inclusive atmosphere with just under 1500 students - an easy place to make friends
  • A tight-knit community of students with a great reputation. The local sixth form college of choice for Portsmouth students
  • Highly recommended by our current & past students
  • The College launched an innovative approach to learning in 2014 based on using iPads to support Academic Study
  • Students benefit from access to a wide range of Educational Apps and Resources
  • Teaching & learning based on interactive systems in every classroom, offering one-to-one teacher-student communication, assessment & feedback
  • Your iPad can be a science lab, a research station, a history archive, a music studio, a video editing suite, an art canvas, a language lab, an interactive maths workshop & more

Upcoming Events

  • Consultation Evening #1
  • Tuesday 23rd January 2018

  • Consultation Evening #2
  • Wednesday 24th January 2018

  • Inset Day
  • Friday 9th February 2018

  • Spring Half Term
  • Monday 12th February 2018 

  • Open Evening
  • Wednesday 21st February 2018 5.30pm - 7.30pm

  • Applications for September 2018 Deadline
  • Wednesday 28th February 2018

  • Targeted Consultation Evening
  • Wednesday 28th March 2018

  • Last Day of Spring Term
  • Thursday 29th March 2018

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Ryan Merrikin

Ryan Merrikin

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Level 2 BTEC in Public Services

My time at Portsmouth College has been great!"
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