News and Events
Students celebrate fantastic exam results for 2021
At the end of another very challenging academic year, students at Gower College Swansea are celebrating a fantastic set of exam results.
The overall A Level pass rate is 99%, with 1927 separate exam entries. Of these passes, 43% are at grades A*-A, 70% are at A*-B and 88% are at A*-C.
Exam results 2021 – important information regarding appeals
If any learner wishes to submit a review of their results, please do this online.
You may request a centre review and subsequently appeal to the awarding body where you believe an error has been made in determining your grade. You must state clearly where you believe an error has been made.
Celebrity chef gives students a taste of culinary career
An iconic British chef gave a group of students from Gower College Swansea a sneak peek behind the scenes of his Swansea restaurant along with an insight into his inspiring career.
Marco Pierre White, who last year opened his Steakhouse Bar & Grill at the J-Shed in SA1, met up with four of the College’s Catering and Hospitality students earlier this week.
Gower College Swansea scoops a further two major apprenticeship awards
Gower College Swansea has been awarded the coveted titles of ‘UK Digital Apprenticeship Provider of the Year’ and ‘UK Engineering and Manufacturing Apprenticeship Provider of the Year’ at the FE Week and AELP AAC National Apprenticeship Awards.
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.