News and Events

11
Jul
Historic Sketty Hall set to benefit from brand new renovation plans

Historic Sketty Hall set to benefit from brand new renovation plans

Gower College Swansea’s Sketty Hall is set for renovation under proposed new development plans.

The Grade II listed building, nestled in beautiful grounds close to Singleton Park, will be repositioned as a Business School, home to a wide range of professional courses as well as higher-level qualifications and degree apprenticeships. 

03
Jul
Your College, Your Future, Our Guarantee

Your College, Your Future, Our Guarantee

Mark Jones, Principal of Gower College Swansea, explains how the College is planning to help students create a clear progression pathway for their future.

16
Jul
Student’s surface pattern design shortlisted

Student’s surface pattern design shortlisted

A Gower College Swansea Foundation Degree Fashion and Textile Design student was recently shortlisted in the prestigious idott competition.

Sheeza Ayub’s work was one of over 1000 individual entries submitted to the competition from art and design students based in the UK and across Europe.

16
Jul
Farewell to the Class of 2019

Farewell to the Class of 2019

Our class of 2019 recently celebrated their success to date at a graduation lunch held at Sketty Hall.

The lunch was an opportunity for everyone to be together prior to heading off to their respective homes after exams. Strong friendships have been made and some will go on to attend university together.

11
Jul
Urdd Eisteddfod Medals

Urdd Eisteddfod Medals

This year, our International art students secured multiple Urdd Eisteddfod awards across various mediums.

In the regional heat, Korean student Bella took the first place in both the Computer Graphics and Graphics in Photography categories.

09
Jul
Health and well-being day 2019

Health and well-being day 2019

Gower College Swansea recently held its second annual Health and Wellbeing Day at the Tycoch Campus.

Over 400 members of staff enjoyed the free activities which included yoga, swingball, inflatable basketball, guided walks, tai chi, gardening, a Greatest Showman-themed dance lesson, singing and relaxing massages

28
Jun
Gower College Swansea Sports Awards 2019

Gower College Swansea Sports Awards 2019

Students from Gower College Swansea have celebrated another successful sporting year with a special awards ceremony at the Tycoch Campus.

26
Jun
Gower College Swansea Annual Student Awards 2019

Gower College Swansea Annual Student Awards 2019

Our outstanding students have been honoured once again, at the Gower College Swansea 2019 Annual Awards ceremony.

The ceremony took place at the Liberty Stadium, with recipients representing every aspect of college life from full time A Level and vocational courses, through to apprentices, HE learners and clients from the College’s employability support programmes.

19
Jun
International department receives education award

International department receives education award

Gower College Swansea has received an Education First (EF) High School Global Education Excellence Award.

The award was given to the College in recognition of its role in helping a number of their students achieve excellent A Level results and progress to some of the world’s most prestigious universities.

19
Jun
Six careers you could kickstart in Swansea that didn’t exist 20 years ago

Six careers you could kickstart in Swansea that didn’t exist 20 years ago

With exam season well underway, students across Swansea will undoubtedly be thinking about what comes next, and what their options are post-exams. In the past 20 years, the jobs landscape has changed considerably – here to talk about what some of these new opportunities look like is Mark Jones, Principal at Gower College Swansea.   

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