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Harrow College celebrates Colleges Week 2020

19.10.2020

This week Colleges Week celebrates all the fantastic work done nationally by colleges all over the UK - including at Harrow College. We will be sharing highlights of our great work across all our social media platforms under the #loveourcolleges and...

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Harrow College Virtual Student Awards 19/20

16.10.2020

  Harrow College presents to you special virtual edition of the Harrow College Student Awards 19/20! Together we celebrate the individuals awarded from various departments across the college as well as a look at how our students stayed active during lockdown. The...

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Harrow College GCSE students look to the future after lockdown results

28.08.2020

Harrow College students are celebrating their hard work and commitment and looking to the future after receiving their GCSE results.  Controversies around this year’s academic and vocational results, which have been subject to major revisions under Government policy changes due to...

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Building on Success at Harrow College through £13m Development Projects

21.08.2020

The new state-of-the-art building at the Harrow on the Hill campus, Lowlands Road. The college’s two campuses at Harrow on the Hill and Harrow Weald have benefitted from Mayor of London funds, creating state-of-the-art facilities for construction and digital skills training. Three...

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ESOL part-time adult courses Sept 2020 (Evening free – day reduced fees) – ENROL

20.08.2020

Over 40 ESOL-related qualifications offered (ESOL/English at all levels, Living and Working in the UK, Digital Skills, Employability, Volunteering and Maths) (Eligibility for free courses and choices of subjets assessed at interview) Interested?Simply come to our Harrow-on-the-Hill Campus on Lowlands Road (HA1...

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FREE Part-time English / Maths (Functional Skills & GCSE) – ENROL NOW 2020

20.08.2020

One-year part-time courses for adults in English / MathsEssential qualifications for work and further study High achievement rate (Eligibility for free courses assessed at interview) Courses available:• Functional Skills English L1/L2 – Day and Evening• GCSE English – Day and Evening• Functional...

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Harrow College gears up for Virtual Open Day events from June 2

22.05.2020

Harrow College is gearing up for a series of ‘Virtual Open Day’ events from June 2 in the shape of live information sessions, Q&As, careers advice, and enrolment details. Pictured: Pat Carvalho (left) and Darrell DeSouza (right) The new ‘Virtual Open Days’...

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Get Ahead

14.05.2020

  Harrow College prides itself on its excellence in teaching, extra learning facilities and social activities. If you have applied for a course at Harrow College, you’ve come to the right place. We’ve put together a range of resources, activities, book...

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Harrow Student fundraises to support the NHS

07.05.2020

Harrow Student fundraises to support the NHS Harrow College Science student Aaron Burke, a member of the Harrow College Student Union, came up with an innovative way of raising much needed funds for the NHS during the current coronovirus lockdown.Aaron Burke...

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Harrow College hits No. 1 spot again!

04.05.2020

  Harrow College hits No. 1 spot again! Students and staff at Harrow College/Uxbridge College are celebrating after jointly hitting the No. 1 spot in London for success for 16-18 year olds for the second year running - plus showing a performance...

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ESOL staff rising to the challenge of remote delivery

21.04.2020

ESOL Staff at Harrow college have been fantastic with their response to covid. A lot of work has gone on behind the scenes to keep ESOL students engaged: Remote learning guide from TutorsTutors have adapted all the instructions for remote access...

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Harrow College goes virtual during coronavirus crisis

08.04.2020

  Harrow College goes virtual during coronavirus crisis Harrow College may have the doors to its buildings closed, but it is undoubtedly open for business as usual with a host of innovative adaptations, like schools, colleges, businesses and other organisations around the...

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Student Services Support During Enforced College Closure

20.03.2020

  Harrow College Student Services Support During Enforced College Closure Dear Student, As you will now have heard in recent government announcements about the Covid-19 virus, the college will be closed from Monday 23rd March. We understand that this may be a very...

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Awards presented by Gaby Roslin for West Met Skills Apprentices from Harrow College and Uxbridge College

04.03.2020

Pictured with Gaby Roslin (left) are West Met Skills Winner Matthew Jeffrey (right) and Highly Commended award winners Jaycee Sibley (third left), Sophie Claesen (fourth left) and Rebecca Mills. Also pictured is Highly Commended Apprentice Sologbia Tulu from Location Cars...

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Building on Success - An Update on Campus Developments

02.03.2020

  It is an exciting time at Harrow College as we continue to build on success across our campuses at Harrow on the Hill and Harrow Weald. You may have noticed the building work on your way into Harrow on the...

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Vocational Students visit South Harrow Police Station for their Public Service Project

26.02.2020

As part of their Public Service Project, a group of Level 3 Vocational Studies students made a trip to South Harrow Police Station to see how things operate. Students testing out the Breathalyser machineDuring their visit, they got to experience what...

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Health and Care Students champion empowerment at their Expo 2020 #Expo2020

05.02.2020

‘Empowerment and independence through the life stages’, was the theme for the Health and Care Department’s Expo 2020. Students from all levels were in attendance to showcase their work and highlight how important these subjects are when working with and...

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Students gain industry insight to help kick start their careers

03.02.2020

On Wednesday 29th Jan, Working Knowledge, in partnership with Harrow College,  welcomed a number of professionals from the Business, Sports and Hair and Beauty industries to give students insider knowledge about career paths and professional workplaces. Students practiced networking with the professionals and picked up some very...

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HCUC (Harrow College & Uxbridge College) Celebrate their Higher Education Success

23.01.2020

  Photo caption: HCUC’s HNC & HND achievers celebrate their graduation at Brunel University London with the traditional custom of throwing their mortar boards in the air. Students who have joined university degrees in the final year thanks to their HND qualifications...

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Harrow College Student Council & Student Union Collect for the Homeless and local Foodbank

23.12.2019

    Thank you to all staff and students for generously donating clothing, blankets, coats, food and toiletry items for the homeless and the local foodbank. The idea for the collection came from Jasmine Abd-Allah, Student Council Rep and Level 2 Plumbing student,...

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Key Business figures back West London Institute of Technology at Preview Launch

12.12.2019

  Key business community figures put their support behind West London Institute of Technology at its dynamic Preview Launch, which marked early student and partnership successes, and showcased exciting £8.6m plans for its development. Heathrow, Berkeley Group, Morgan Sindall Infrastructure, Atkins Global...

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£13m redevelopment for Harrow College now underway

06.11.2019

A £13m redevelopment project at Harrow College to create state-of-the-art facilities for construction and digital skills training is underway thanks to Mayor of London cash. The college’s Harrow-on-the-Hill campus is undergoing an £8 million refurbishment and redevelopment to create a Digital...

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£8.6m awarded for prestigious West London Institute of Technology

31.10.2019

  Government funding of £8.6m has now been approved for the new West London Institute of Technology - one of just 12 to be licenced nationally to create a better qualified workforce in industries built on higher technical skills. West London...

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Harrow College students secure financial support for university

22.10.2019

Harrow College students have been successfully awarded with financial bursaries to support their educational development, thanks to the Helena Kennedy Foundation. The Foundation exists to overcome social injustice by providing financial bursaries, mentoring and support to disadvantaged students from the further...

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Prepare for a career as an IT professional with an HNC in Computing

26.09.2019

  Fast track your IT career at Harrow College. This one-year Higher National Certificate (HNC) course will help you develop the knowledge and skills essential for a successful career in the IT sector. Why HNC in Computing at Harrow College? • A university...

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ESOL Part-Time Courses for Adults - Evening FREE - Day FREE / Reduced Fees*

10.09.2019

COMING SOON: Part-time ESOL courses (Day/Evening) Over 40 ESOL-related qualifications offered (ESOL / English all levels, Living and Working in the UK, Employability, Maths and ICT*). *Eligibility for free courses and choices of subjects will be assessed at interview. Classes start during the...

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GCSE successes springboard further study for Harrow College students

23.08.2019

Students celebrating excellent GCSE results at Harrow College in sciences, Maths and English are on their way to further study thanks to their achievements. At Harrow College, GCSEs are either taught as a full-time one year combined Science programmes, including with...

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Great A-Level results for Harrow College!

15.08.2019

  Harrow College A-Level students are celebrating strong results this year with a number achieving coveted triple and double A grades across A-Level and AS Levels and some great individual performances. A total of 97% of students achieved A*-E grades, placing the...

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Building works at Harrow-on-the-Hill Campus - we are updating our facilities

16.07.2019

We are delighted to announce that Harrow College has successfully bid for grant funding from the Greater London Authority (GLA) to refit one of our main buildings and improve the facilities on our Harrow-on-the-Hill Campus. This work will provide the College...

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Access onto Harrow-on-the-Hill Campus - important update

16.07.2019

Building work has started on some exciting new updates to improve our facilities. We are still open for business as usual but we have made some changes to the access route onto campus. If you are coming in for enrolment...

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Student Awards 2019 celebrate student success

15.07.2019

The annual Harrow College Student Awards ceremony has taken place to celebrate the academic achievements of students. Over 200 guests attended the awards ceremony at the Harrow Arts Centre, on Thursday 27 June 2019. During the event students from the across...

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Another successful STEM day for visiting students to Harrow College

14.07.2019

Students from seven high schools from around Harrow College’s local area took part in another successful STEM (Science, Technology, Maths and Engineering) day. Around 120 visitors took part in a robotics and engineering competition with the robotics winners going through to...

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Students raise money for local charity Mind during RAG week

12.07.2019

Following a successful spring term RAG Week of fundraising and giving back to the local community, Harrow College Student Union President Bella Odattil and Student Governor Camila Mendes were proud to present a cheque and collection boxes to the amazing...

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Over 200 college leaders write to the Chancellor and Secretary of State

11.07.2019

  Harrow College and Uxbridge College have joined every general further education college in England in an unprecedented move to urge action following a major review of post-18 education. In total, 203 leaders of the colleges and merged college groups have joined...

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Career focussed activities prepare students for the future

01.05.2019

Providing students with employability related opportunities is integral to student life at Harrow College. We work with a number of partners and businesses who are experts in career planning. As a result, students participate in many activities to help build their...

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It's official - we're the number 1 college in London!

24.04.2019

Students and staff at Harrow College and Uxbridge College are celebrating after jointly hitting the No. 1 spot in London for 16-18 year old success. HCUC (Harrow College Uxbridge College) - the merged ‘college group’ for the two individual organisations -...

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Sports programme brings students closer together

23.04.2019

A student inclusion sports programme at Harrow College has been hailed as a great success by organisers. Students from across the college were invited to take part in the programme which spanned over three weeks in March & April 2019 and...

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New Institute of Technology success for Harrow College & Uxbridge College

10.04.2019

HCUC - the merged college group for Harrow College and Uxbridge College - is delighted to announce it has been chosen to go forward to the pre-award stage with the Department of Education (DfE) to open one of the country’s...

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Poet Benjamin Zephaniah visits campus building named in his honour

28.03.2019

Poet, writer and campaigner Benjamin Zephaniah brought his dub magic to Harrow College’s newly refurbished Zephaniah building during a visit on Friday 15th March 2019. Students and staff gave the visiting dub (reggae) poet a very warm welcome when he came...

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Taste of the future at Science, Technology, Engineering & Maths day for youngsters

14.03.2019

School students from across the UK found out more about study and careers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) with a series of taster workshops and talks at Harrow College. At the event led by the charitable trust the Engineering...

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West Met Skills apprentices celebrate awards in prestigious business awards

01.03.2019

West Met Skills apprentices from Uxbridge College and Harrow College are celebrating after winning highly commended awards in the prestigious West London Business Awards 2019. Mohammad Umar Ahmed, Thomas Gillet and Connor Williams received their awards at a gala ceremony and...

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Harrow College students win Jack Petchey awards

21.02.2019

Award winning students from Harrow College enjoyed an evening of celebration to recognise their personal achievements at the glitzy Jack Petchey Awards ceremony at the Watersmeet Theatre in Rickmansworth (12th Feb 2019). In the presence of the Mayor of Harrow, Councillor...

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Love is in the air! 10 reasons why we think you’ll love Harrow College

13.02.2019

  With the Valentines vibe very much in the air, we thought we’d share a few reasons why we love Harrow College! Here’s what new students can look forward to… 1. Harrow College is officially ranked equal best college in West London...

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Attendance in class opens the door to your future success opportunities

13.02.2019

  Have you ever wondered why tutors are always talking about attendance being so important? Harrow College wants you to achieve! Every lesson offers you something – whether it’s new information, advice from your tutors, study tips or even just a chance...

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Digital professional provides support and valuable feedback to ICT students

12.02.2019

  ICT students from Harrow College have benefited from receiving first hand feedback from a digital expert as part of a programme to engage students with real life business professionals. On the 28th of January 2019, Level 3 ICT students from Harrow...

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Harrow College student is crowned the best in Britain

07.02.2019

A student from Harrow College has officially been crowned as one of Britain’s best students at the British Education Awards 2019, held at the Hilton Manchester on 31st January 2019. Venelina Urlachka (20) scooped the top prize after being nominated by...

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Business students involved in new Harrow town centre development

24.01.2019

On Monday 21st January 2019, Level 3 Year 2 Business students from Harrow College were selected to take part in a focus group for a new development in Harrow town centre. They were joined by architect Emily Temperton from CarverHaggard who...

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Media students arrange exclusive Expo screening #Expo2018

20.12.2018

Visitors to the former Learning Resource Centre at Harrow College were greeted with a transformed cinema style auditorium together with a big screen, theatre seating and of course popcorn and snacks, to enjoy an evening of quality short video screenings. For...

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New Zephaniah learning centre is officially opened at Harrow College

18.12.2018

A new learning centre has been officially opened during a launch event at Harrow College (Wednesday 5th December 2018). The newly refurbished building is based at the college’s Harrow Weald Campus and provides students with high quality facilities and a modern...

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Maths students invest in new business venture for Expo challenge #Expo2018

13.12.2018

Level 1 maths students have presented their investment plans for a new business venture following a virtual Lotto win resulting in a budget of £200,000. The students worked in small groups. Each had the task of buying an empty shop premise...

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