Why Choose Yeovil College?
Let the facts speak for themselves!
We’re Somerset and Dorset’s top performing College!
We are the TOP PERFORMING COLLEGE in the whole of Somerset and Dorset. With better success rates than any other college within the local area, your child is more likely to achieve with us. We are:
- Top for overall achievement rates for 16-18 year olds
- Top for A Level value added
- Top for 100% A Level pass rate
- Top for Top for overall achievement rates for apprentices
- Top 10% of best performing colleges in the country
Our job is to help you fulfil your potential. We are different. Our relentless ambition for our learners and the community makes us different and motivates us all at Yeovil College to go the extra mile to enable us to become the best we can be, which helps you become the best you can be. Only our best is good enough!
- We are invested in reshaping and redesigning our full campus to create a hub of technological innovation (around £30m+ in total).
- We are ranked as the number one college in South Somerset for 16-18 year old achievement, for the second consecutive year, which places us in the top 10% nationally (source: DfE March 2020).
- A Level success is strong with 100% of Yeovil College A Level students passing their qualifications for the sixth consecutive year; 84% of students achieved A*-C grades; 63% of students achieved A*-B grades; 4% positive increase on A*-A grades; and 12% of students achieved straight A*-A grades.
- University progression is positive with many of our students progressing to Russell Group Universities, including Oxbridge. We also have our own successful University Centre, enabling direct progression to higher education.
- We boast an unrivalled learning experience with a clear line of sight to careers, which is supported by our local business community.
- We have the new T Level qualifications arriving with pathways in Childcare, Education, Health, Science, Digital, Business, Automotive Engineering, Engineering and Construction.
- We are part of the successful West of England Institute of Technology (IoT) for higher digital skills and the only IoT Centre in South Somerset.
- Through our University Centre and partnerships with the University of
Gloucestershire, University of Plymouth and Pearson, we offer the full university-level package, through to Level 6 BA honours degrees.