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Charlotte Richardson: mature student gets into Birmingham City University after access to HE course 

Wednesday, May 31st, 2017

Charlotte Richardson studied Access to Higher Education (Humanities) at Leicester College. Her new qualification enabled her to progress to Birmingham City University, where she is now studying Children and Integrated Professional Care. Here’s what she had to say about returning to education, life at university and her plans to work in the child protection sector. [Read more…]

Bhavesh Jethwa: My university experience after Leicester College

Wednesday, May 31st, 2017

Bhavesh gained his Level 3 Extended Diploma in Applied Science at Leicester College. His new qualification allowed him to progress to university and move one step closer to his career ambitions. He spoke to our Alumni team about life at Leicester College, his university experiences and his plans for the future. “Since starting at Leicester [Read more…]

An interview with a female butcher

Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017

Jessica Wragg is a female butcher who sharpened her skills at the Ginger Pig in London, and is the Marketing Manager for Turner & George, one of London’s leading butcheries specialising in rare and native-breed meats, run by James George of Select Meat and Richard H. Turner of Hawksmoor, Blacklock, Foxlow and Pitt Cue. She’s [Read more…]

Luke Stevens: Engineering is such a broad and fantastic career path to choose

Friday, May 5th, 2017

Luke Stevens studied Electrical Engineering at Leicester College through an apprenticeship. Today, he’s an International Service Engineer at Ishida Europe. Here’s what he had to say about his experiences at college, how he shaped his career choices and his hopes for a future in the engineering industry. “I was pretty unsure of what I wanted [Read more…]

Rosemary Baker: Leicester College helped me succeed in my Law career

Thursday, March 30th, 2017

Rosemary Baker took the ECDL Flexiqual course at Leicester College to help grow her career in the world of law. After finding success as a Lime Practice Co-ordinator, our former learner agreed to talk to our Alumni team about her time at Leicester College and how she has progressed from a Legal Secretary to where [Read more…]

Lucie Ellis: How our Media and Publishing graduate became a Senior Writer 

Monday, February 20th, 2017

Lucie Ellis studied a BTEC National Diploma in Media and Publishing at Leicester College. Now employed as a Senior Writer at Informa Business Intelligence, Lucie spoke to our Alumni Team about her experiences at college, getting into university and making it as a writer. “When I was younger I wanted to be a private detective,” [Read more…]

Jenish Chandracim: Software Development student finds success in his industry

Thursday, December 8th, 2016

Jenish Chandracim studied his BTEC Extended Diploma in Software Development and Website Design at Leicester College. Now a successful Software Developer, Jenish told us about how Leicester College gave him the tools to succeed, his time at university, and what he has learned about the world of work. “I always knew what I wanted to [Read more…]

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