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  • Richmond upon Thames College is a college of very well behaved and engaged students who love learning
  • Enrichment activities at college are an important way to develop your character and all round skills outside of the classroom
  • At Richmond upon Thames College the career path of students is mapped out by the career advisor and by the initiative of the student who loves learning and success
  • Equality and diversity is extremely important to teachers at Richmond upon Thames College who demonstrate a lot of care and flexibility in the classroom

Welcome to one of London's top performing colleges

In 2017, Richmond upon Thames College celebrates its 80th anniversary as a major educational establishment based in the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames. We are proud of our long and successful heritage and over the years thousands of people have chosen to study with us at our campus in Egerton Road, Twickenham. We offer a wide range of courses and subjects for 16-18 year olds including A levels and an extensive choice of technical qualifications from entry level through to level 3 including BTECs, NVQs and Apprenticeships. We also offer a number of Higher Education and Access to HE courses, as well as courses for adults, aimed at developing skills and enhancing employment opportunities. We are proud of our diverse student community and our mission is to support and enable all our students to achieve their maximum potential.

Some of our most recent accolades include:

  •  No 1 FE college in London for Technical performance*
  •  3rd FE college in London for Academic performance*
  •  No 1 FE college in London for English (GCSE)*
  •  Top ten FE college in London for Maths (GCSE)*
  •  Rated GOOD by Ofsted (Jan 2016) for our adult courses and Apprenticeships
  •  Accredited the prestigious matrix Standard until 2018 

* (Jan 2017) Based on all FE colleges with over 100 students taking relevant qualifications

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