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Alton College’s international relations were further strengthened over half term when a group of 17 students and three staff had a whistle stop tour of the People’s Republic of China.

Recently granted ‘Highly Trusted Status’ by UK Border Agency, Alton College will welcome Chinese students to study on campus in 2015.

In just seven days, the group got a taste of teenage life when...

Paying homage to International Women’s Day (8 March) we asked our new Student Union Vice Principal Abi Riem how she feels about equality.

Around 65% of our staff are female and two out of three of our Senior Management Team are women. See...

Seven Biology students are celebrating success in the British Biology Olympiad, a competition aimed at A2 students, despite five of them currently studying at AS level.

Jasmine Sibley and Emma Buzzard received commended certificates while Emily Griffiths, Carissa Chew and Rory Attwell all picked up highly commended.

A record 5057 students took part in the competition nationally...

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The music is from Alton College student Frank Wright who you may have heard on BBC radio.

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Against exceptional talent, a team of four mathematicians from Alton College secured second place in the National Final of the UK Maths Trust Senior Team Maths Challenge this week.

Alton College won the Hampshire and IoW regional heat in November (for the third year running), beating other Sixth Form Colleges and independent schools from the area. In the national final, Ed Kirkby,...