News Archive

3 years ago

Alton College's first two International students from High Schools in the People's Republic of China have successfully completed their UK study year and, subject to exam results, will progress on to top Russell Group Universities; Ziwen Chen (known here as Celine) to study Aeronautical Engineering at Imperial College, and Ke Xin (known as Mike) to study Finance and Accounting at the University...

The amazing artistic talents of two second year Alton College students have been on display this summer with both of them reaching national levels in their respective area of performance.

AS Dance student Emma King, previously at Robert Mays School, who regularly competes in dance festivals around the area, was recently placed second for both her contemporary and modern solos in the...

Career advice from industry experts is part of life at Alton College.  Tamsin Heath, a senior official with the Foreign & Commonwealth Office was on campus this month discussing her role in government and inspiring our A level Government and Politics students.

Tamsin’s career has already provided her with experiences in Iraq, China, Yemen and Saudia Arabia and she has worked on...

STEM (Science Technology Engineering Maths) subject promotion continues at Alton College as we were recently one of three colleges in Hampshire to be accepted by the Royal Society Associate Schools and Colleges scheme. This is a UK network of enthusiastic teachers who share their experience and work in order to help promote excellence in science and mathematics teaching.

The application...

4 years ago

Earlier in the year, several Alton College students participated in the British Biology Olympiad. More than 6000 students from around the UK take part in the competition, but only the top 16% receive awards. The first stage of the competition took place at College and involved a two hour multiple choice exam...