Sixth Form Progression

2018 was another record-breaking year at Runshaw for student success in advanced level qualifications. The average grade achieved by A Level students was once again a B grade this year. Overall, the advanced level pass rate was 100%, including 80% “high grades” (A*-B, or equivalent).

More than 500 high achieving Runshaw students will now be progressing to the elite (Russell Group) universities and to a range of highly prestigious dance, music and drama academies. And 95 offers (a new college record) have been made to Runshaw students this year for places at Oxford and Cambridge and on other highly competitive courses such as medicine, dentistry and veterinary science.

Adult & Professional Courses

We offer a unique combination of exceptional results, an inspiring atmosphere, excellent facilities and high-quality courses recognised by employers and universities.

Our adult learners annually achieve outstanding results, demonstrating that learners across programme are highly motivated and inspired to achieve. Outstanding and improving learner satisfaction rates also loudly announce the message that learners are not only passionate about their experience but are also well supported by teams of committed professionals.

University Courses at Runshaw

As England’s number one college, Runshaw College also offers a wide range of university courses which are accredited and validated by our partner university, the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan). Our outstanding teaching and one-to-one support within each area of our university courses, ensure that our degree students achieve outstanding results year upon year, with 97% of our students progressing to employment or further study within six months after graduation. For more information about the full range of university courses we offer, please email justask@runshaw.ac.uk or call 01772 642040.

Helping you plan your future

A comprehensive information, advice and guidance service is offered across the college sites, providing support with career planning, researching and applying for Higher Education, developing employability skills, job search, organising a gap year, studying abroad and much more.