Cheshire College South & West is a leading further education college in the North West of England. Located in the beautiful leafy county of Cheshire the school has 3 campuses across 3 locations – Crewe, Chester and Ellesmore Port.
For the vast majority of international students the Crewe Campus will be their study location.
The school offers a range of A-Level and BTEC Vocational courses in a number of subjects and with an excellent track record of results. This is evident by the huge catchment area for the school with some British students travelling across the county to enjoy the subject variety and opportunities.
Cheshire College offers a Future Programme which is a unique selection of pathways designed to support progression onto university and employment. Within this is the Scholars Programme which provides coaching delivered by Oxbridge specialists for competitive courses including Medicine, Dentistry and Veterinary Science.
In addition to this there is a direct Oxford University Partnership for students interested in pursuing Humanities, Languages or Sciences with links to Corpus Christi, Pembrooke and Fitzwilliam Colleges.
Students have access to word-class insipirational facilities which are the result of a £140m investment in the latest technology and real work environments. The campus offers a three-storey Learning Resource Centre and modern classrooms.
Sports and Arts
Cheshire College believes that students shouldn’t have to choose between their studies and the sport they are passionate about. The college provides talented student athletes with the opportunity to combine an outstanding education with high quality coaching in either Football, Netball, Basketball, Athletics or Boxing. All of those selected to join the Academy will follow a full-time education programme as well as receiving expert coaching in their chosen sport, plus strength and conditioning training and professional nutrition advice.
For those with an artistic passion there are fully equipped studio theatres, professional dance studios, photography studios, TV and radio studios.
In addition the school is growing it’s e-sports provision for gifted gamers.
The Crewe campus is extremely well-located, it takes 40 minutes to travel to Manchester and Liverpool, 20 minutes to historic Chester and 90 minutes by direct train to London. Students have commented on the excellent location and the opportunities they have to explore the UK on day trips during their stay.
Cheshire College has a dedicated International Team who arrange an exciting and varied cultural activity programme for students, as well as providing ongoing support and guidance. Their aim is to enhance each learner’s educational experience, ensuring they get the most out of their time at the college and in the UK.
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