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Ground-breaking Net Zero Training Hub launched

The UK’s first net zero training hub has been launched by City of Portsmouth College (Highbury College and Portsmouth College) in partnership with leading specialists…

Matt-Phelps

Welcome to new Deputy CEO and Deputy Principal Matt Phelps

City of Portsmouth College is delighted to announce the appointment of new Deputy CEO and Deputy Principal Curriculum and Quality, Matt Phelps. Matt comes to…

T Level Launch

Healthcare experts support T Level Launch

Employers from across the Solent joined City of Portsmouth College (Portsmouth College and Highbury College) to help shape the new T Level qualifications being launched…

WITH EYES WIDE OPEN – 8TH EDITION

JANUARY BTEC & CTEC EXAM INFORMATION

Mock Exam Week

Good luck to all of you taking mock exams! Here’s a reminder of the exam timetable. Please arrive 10-20 minutes early to ensure we start…

Music Students Rock The Wedgewood Rooms

Music students struck a chord when they performed at the Wedgewood Rooms on Wednesday 9th February. This was the first time the first-year Level 3 music students were able to…

Students Ignite ‘Dance Live!’ Competition

Level 3 Dance students lit up the stage at this year’s Dance Live! competition at Portsmouth Guildhall.  With support from cross-campus E6 students, the dancers…

National Apprenticeship Week 2022

NAW is an annual week-long celebration of apprenticeships that takes place across England. An apprenticeship allows you to acquire valuable skills and experience in your…

A Level alumni named one to watch in 2022

  Net-zero champion and straight A student Amy Brazier has been selected as one of Portsmouth’s 22 to watch in ’22. The Bright Young Things…

JANUARY BTEC & CTEC EXAM INFORMATION

January BTEC & CTEC Exam Information

New CEO and Principal appointed

New Principal & CEO appointed

The Student Newspaper – 7th Edition

Victorious Festival: Student Review

Start of Term Arrangements

New era for education in Portsmouth

HAHA Student Night

Portsmouth College Apprenticeships work in partnership with Haha Salon. We have a offer students will not want to miss out on… Every Thursday 12pm-8pm get…

Employability Programme for 19+

Introduction Events Postponed

Merger Press Release Consultation & Dissolution notice

Highbury and Portsmouth Colleges are delighted to announce the launch of the public consultation on their proposed merger and the name change. The planning to…

KEY POINTS TO REMEMBER ON YOUR RETURN TO COLLEGE

  Dear Students/Parents We are looking forward to welcoming students back to college on Monday 15th March. You should start to attend college from Monday…

The Student Newspaper – 4th Edition

The Student Newspaper – Festive Edition

The festive third edition of the student newspaper ‘With Eyes Wide Open’…

The Student Newsletter – Second Edition

The second edition of the student newspaper ‘With Eyes Wide Open’.

Potential merger with Highbury College

The governing boards of Portsmouth College and Highbury College have agreed to continue merger discussions following work carried out by a collaborative steering group, as…

Law Students Learning from Leading London Barristers

We are delighted that two of our A Level Law students have been successful in their applications to take part in a two-day work experience…

Portsmouth Consultant Helps Students Get Into Medical School

Dr Mike King grew up in Portsmouth and went on to work as a consultant radiologist at Queen Alexandra Hospital in Cosham. Sadly, in 2018,…

Another year of success despite ‘unique’ circumstances for the Class of 2020

SUMMARY OF STATISTICS 97.4%  Pass rate* 49.3%  High Grade Achievement  (A* – B and Distinction Star/Distinction Grades)*   Despite a particularly difficult year for students…

First edition of the student newspaper launches

The very first edition of the student newspaper ‘With Eyes Wide Open’ has been launched by founders, Tabitha John and Chloe White. Articles include topical…

Winner of the SFCA ‘Community Impact’ award 2020

  We are delighted to announce that we have won the ‘Community Impact’ award at the Sixth Form Colleges Association Annual Awards Ceremony for 2020.  …

Portsmouth College chosen to deliver T Level from 2022

We are pleased to announce that from September 2022, Portsmouth College will be offering a T Level in Health & Science. This qualification is equivalent…

Portsmouth College shortlisted for SFCA award after giving teenagers a flying start!

  We are delighted to announce that we have been shortlisted for the Sixth Form Colleges Association Awards 2020.  Our submission was chosen by the…

At Home Art Exhibition Launches

Today sees the launch of At Home, an online exhibition of photographs taken by sixth form college students during the Covid-19 lockdown. Over 140 students from 46…

Law leads the way for student Beth

Current Law student, Bethany Edwards, has been selected for a prestigious legal opportunity through the charity ‘Big Voice London’, beating hundreds of other applicants for…

Students Create Campaign for Mental Health During Covid-19

The current uncertainty of ‘normal life’ has affected us globally. Like a storm, Covid-19 presented a level of threat but then hit us almost instantly…

FLYING START FOR YEAR 11 STUDENTS AS NEW WEBSITE LAUNCHES TO SUPPORT EXCITING FUTURES

A new online resource dedicated to year 11 students affected by school closures has launched. Flying Start is an impartial website built for young people…

Student Union Address Climate Change

Climate change is a critical topic worldwide, especially with the younger generation in society who are thinking about what the future holds for them.  Our…

Teaching Proves As Interactive As Ever Amid Isolation

In these incredibly challenging times, teachers and students from Portsmouth College have quickly made the transition from face to face interaction to online teaching and…

College Help NHS Teams With Vital PPE During Pandemic

Director of Health & Safety of Portsmouth College, Darren Sharkey, has reached out to Colleges across the country to help meet the demand of personal…

HAHA Annual Showcase Event

HAHA (Hampshire Apprenticeship Hairdressing Academy) Training held their annual student showcase in February at the glorious Queens Hotel, Southsea and was sponsored by Portsmouth College…

Celebration for the Class of 2019

Every year, we celebrate the success of our students at a special awards evening honouring those who have achieved great results, shown commitment to College…

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