Business, Accountancy and Law News
College launches Lego Education Innovation Suite
The doors have officially opened at Gower College Swansea’s brand new Lego Education Innovation Suite.
The only educational suite of its kind in the local area, this facility will be used by students, school pupils and employers to enhance their digital skills using Lego.
Business students explore university options
A group of AS Business students had the opportunity to visit Falmouth University's recent Undergraduate Open Day to gain an insight into the business and entrepreneurship degree programmes offered.
While there, they were also able to meet a number of current students as well as lecturing staff.
ROC Midden College Erasmus+ visit
Gower College Swansea has welcomed four members of staff from the Dutch College of ROC Midden.
Hosted by the Business and Technology Learning Area from Tuesday 17 until Friday 20 April, their main focus was to see how the Welsh education system varies from the Dutch.
Students meet the Counsel General on campus
A Level students at Gower College Swansea have been paid a special visit by the Counsel General, Jeremy Miles AM.
Silver award for Accountancy students
Three AAT Foundation Certificate in Accounting students from Gower College Swansea are celebrating after scooping Silver at the Intermediate Accounting SkillsCompetition Wales event at Coleg Sir Gar.
Gower College Swansea in running for accountancy awards
Gower College Swansea has been shortlisted as Accountancy College of the Year (Public Sector) at the forthcoming PQ Magazine awards – a title it scooped in 2016.
College retains Platinum status
Gower College Swansea has retained its ACCA Platinum Approved Learning Partner status after five years of dedicated provision.
Currently the only further education college in the UK to be awarded this highly sought-after status by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, it is a measure of the high quality training and support provided to accountancy students.
Gower College Swansea sees double success at PQ Awards
ACCA’s (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) Platinum Approved Learning Partner Gower College Swansea achieved wins in two categories at the PQ Magazine Awards 2017 held on 21 February in London.
College in the running for more accountancy awards
Gower College Swansea has been nominated in three categories at an upcoming awards ceremony organised by PQ Magazine, a publication specifically for part qualified accountants.
The college has been nominated in the categories of:
C4EE - Swansea Seed Fund bursary success
Three young local entrepreneurs have been given a cash and confidence boost after receiving bursaries from the Swansea Seed Fund.
The latest success stories are:
“Running my own business will enable me to create contacts with good people and achieve my dream of travelling and working around the world…”