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Yusuf Lawson: “The Access to Engineering course really helped me to realise that engineering was something that I was not only good at but also enjoyed

Friday, August 17th, 2018

Yusuf Lawson studied Access to Higher Education: Engineering at Leicester College. Our Access to HE courses are designed to help students who have been away from education for a while, or don’t yet have the grades to apply for degree level study, to prepare for higher education.   Yusuf spoke to our Alumni team about [Read more…]

Faye Johnson: Assistant Buyer for Sainsbury’s started out as a Fashion Costume student at Leicester College

Monday, January 29th, 2018

Faye is an Assistant Clothing Buyer for Sainsbury’s. Her job means she is responsible for buying girls wear clothing for TU at Sainsbury’s as well as developing products, garment fit, cost negotiation, analyzing sales and range planning.   Her career journey began when she did her foundation degree in Fashion and Costume at Leicester College. [Read more…]

Rafael Guerreiro: One of my proudest moments to date was actually finishing my BTEC Extended National Diploma in Business at Leicester College

Monday, January 29th, 2018

Rafael studied a BTEC Extended Diploma in Business. Now an EMEA Commercial Graduate for Assa Abloy, our ambitious former student spoke to our Alumni Team about what it’s like on a graduate training programme for a global company. He also shared his tips on getting a place on a programme.   “From a young age, [Read more…]

Leicester College is rated Ofsted “Good”

Wednesday, January 24th, 2018

Leicester College has been given a “good” Ofsted rating after an inspection in December 2017. After being told previously that the College “requires improvement” in a number of areas, the College has been able to improve in absolutely every area with a “good” rating. Ofsted inspectors said that leaders at Leicester College “have effectively tackled the most [Read more…]

Charlotte Morris: Art & Design student makes websites for Next and Goldsmiths Jewellery 

Tuesday, August 8th, 2017

Charlotte studied a BTEC Extended Diploma in Art and Design at Leicester College.    “Knowing that I wanted to be in the creative industry I studied art and design at Leicester College which further inspired me to study in higher education and get a degree,” said Charlotte, who was accepted onto a place at De Montfort university in Leicester.    “Leicester College influenced [Read more…]

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