About The College

Cirencester College is an Ofsted ‘outstanding’ college in a rural setting on the outskirts of Cirencester, Gloucestershire.  One of only three designated specialist Sixth Form Colleges in the South West, Cirencester College is one of the top ranking Sixth Form Colleges in the country..

The College provides a bridge between school and university, apprenticeships or employment.  Students experience the academic challenge, pastoral support and enrichment expected at the best sixth form but with a more adult ethos, based on mutual respect, to prepare you to be a successful, independent person.

The College offers an unrivalled choice of subjects from Level 1 Traineeships to degree level.  The great choice of A-levels, vocational courses and professional apprenticeships is a major reason why so many students make us their first choice

Cirencester ensures that students achieve their full potential through individual student tutorials. Cirencester Sixth Form College’s reputation for excellent teaching, learning, innovation and student support produces consistently high value added scores and achievement rates.   

For 12 consecutive years the College has had a 99% pass rate at A level and has seen an exceptional rise in A* to B rates.  Professional vocational courses have performed well with nearly 50% of vocational students gaining either triple distinctions or triple distinction stars.

The College currently has approximately 2,200 full-time 16-19 year old students and Jim Grant was appointed Interim Principal in September 2016.