News and Events
A Refreshing Day Out at Rhossili Bay
Rhossili Bay’s gorgeous views and expansive sands made quite an impression on our current 1st year cohort.
Students were delighted to finally have the opportunity to relax together and socialise at one of Gower’s most popular beaches. Rain looked likely, but fortunately, the weather stayed dry and mild during our group visit.
Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama success for Byddia and Jae
Two talented Gower College Swansea students have been accepted to study BA (HONS) Musical Theatre at a prestigious, specialist college in Wales.
The Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama is the National Conservatoire of Wales and attracts some of the most gifted students from around the world.
Gower College Swansea Virtual Annual Student Awards 2021
For the second consecutive year, the Gower College Swansea Annual Student Awards moved online and proved, once again, to be a fantastic virtual celebration of learner achievement.
The event comprised of 23 separate award categories from across the College’s wide range of provision including full time, part time, apprenticeships, employability programmes and Higher Education courses.
Update on Centre Reviews Outcomes
The Centre Review process has now been completed and all grades have been sent to WJEC.
If you requested a review you will be emailed a response and the outcome by the end of today - Monday 5 July.
There will be another opportunity to appeal once the final grades are published by WJEC on 10 August (A Level) and 12 August (GCSE).
International Graduation - Class '21
Second year International students recently celebrated their A2 Graduation at our Sketty Hall Business School.
The Class of ‘21 are certainly to be commended on completion of their studies this year. The cohort consists of students from China, Italy, Hong Kong, South Korea and Taiwan who commenced their A Level programmes in September 2019.
Gower College Swansea apprenticeship scheme named best in UK
Gower College Swansea won Apprenticeship Programme of the Year at the annual Tes FE Awards, which recognises the best further education organisations supporting learners across the UK. Tes, formerly known as the Times Educational Supplement, is one of the leading media outlets for the education sector.
Businesses encouraged to enhance staff’s digital skills with fully funded training
Gower College Swansea is encouraging businesses in South West Wales to enrol their staff onto fully funded digital training to ensure they have the skills to take advantage of the latest technologies and tools.
Gower College Swansea supports Carers Week
Carers Week is an annual awareness campaign that celebrates and recognises the vital contribution of the UK’s unpaid carers – supporting family members and friends who are older, have a disability, mental or physical illness or who need extra help as they grow older.