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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 50 recognised apprenticeship training provider
  • 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!

  • Unrivalled Investment:
    We are creating, reshaping and redesigning a brand-new Yeovil College; investing around £50m+ in total
    in our vision. We have already invested around £3 million in an impressive Health, Education and Science
    Centre, boasting multiple hospital wards, care spaces, primary and nursery settings, multiple science labs
    and digital dentistry labs, and an additional £10 million in kit, technology, teaching environments and
    study spaces.
  • Top Performance:
    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: most recent DfE figures,
    March 2020).
  • Outstanding Results:
    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.
    (Source: 2021 A Level grades)
  • Extraordinary Students:
    University progression is positive with many of our students progressing to Russell Group universities,
    including Oxford and Cambridge. We also have our own successful University Centre, enabling direct
    progression to higher education.
  • Impactful Partnerships:
    We boast an unrivalled learning experience with a clear line of sight to careers, which is supported by out local business community.