Partners of South Thames College
The College has links with many local high schools both within the borough of Wandsworth and other London boroughs. Through the schools, we offer access to a wide range of courses and guidance to students progressing to post-16 education.
Wandsworth 14 - 19 Strategic Partnership
The College plays a key role in the partnership covering all secondary schools and post 16 education providers in Wandsworth. This partnership is responsible for delivering the government's 14 - 19 strategy locally. This includes developing new qualifications for young people.
South Thames College is an associate college of Kingston University and we also work closely with other universities. These relationships help us to maintain high academic standards across the whole spectrum of our higher education offer and also give students access to certain facilities at the universities, for example, use of the Learning Resource Centres.
Beijing National Culture and Art Vocational School
South Thames College is working in collaboration with Beijing National Culture and Art Vocational School to promote excellence and expand vocational education, in particular in the field of Music Technology. We are mutually committed to the UK Government aim that "not only UK citizens but all people across the world will have the educational opportunities ... and the skills development that enable them to participate fully in a global society".
South Thames College joins UK Career Academy Foundation
South Thames College is offering students the opportunity to take part in an innovative new business training scheme designed to raise aspirations and offer new and exciting opportunities for students interested in a career in the worlds of Business and Finance. Read more about South Thames College and UK CAF
Rob Leney, 24, Motorcycle Engineering
Rob has been building bikes since he was a baby and decided to gain a formal qualification in an area he was passionate about. Rob decided to come to South Thames College as it is one of the only specialist centres in the country that offers courses in Motorcycle Engineering. Rob has now set up his own business called Jed’s Bike Shed. He said “All the staff here are very polite and helpful and the equipment and facilities are second to none.”Read more…