News Archive

41 weeks ago

Cameron Copland, previously at Lord Wandsworth College won the award for a beautifully crafted chair he made during D&T lessons in the College's state of the art Sonardyne Centre for Engineering and Design Technology. David Forrest, previous teacher at the College, now owns FB Design (a bespoke furniture and cabinet making company based in Herriard), sponsors the award for the best A level...

42 weeks ago

Twenty-one Alton College students graduated with honours on two Foundation Degree courses run in partnership with the University of Portsmouth this summer.  This was the first group of ten FdEng students to graduate after studying at Alton College for three years for a degree in Engineering. All the students achieved...

45 weeks ago

Alton College actively promotes STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) and we are one of a few Colleges in Hampshire to be a member of the Royal Society’s Associate Schools and Colleges network. This is a UK network of enthusiastic teachers who share their experience and work in order to help promote excellence in science and mathematics...

Benedict Vigers, previously at Robert May's School and  past Alton College Geography scholar has recently graduated with top marks and a First Class Honours degree in Geography from King’s College, London. Following this success, he has been offered a place at the University of Cambridge to study a research MPhil in Architecture and Urban Studies. We caught up with him to congratulate him...

1 year ago

New students starting in September from over fifty different schools across four counties were given a taste of studying and daily life at Alton College’s annual WelcomeFest event held on campus in July. 

The morning was designed to enable students to explore their subject areas through inspiring taster lessons and practical hands-on activities. The afternoon provided free BBQ...