News and Events
All the world’s a stage for GCS students
Almost 30 students from Gower College Swansea have been offered places at some of the UK’s most prestigious drama colleges and universities.
“Our Performing Arts department has had the most amazing twelve months and these stories of successful progression are a wonderful way to end the academic year,” says Learning Area Manager Lucy Hartnoll.
International students head off to Heatherton
Our first year students had a great day out at Heatherton World of Activities during the Easter break.
From water zorbing to zip wiring and go karting, their enthusiasm remained intact even during the rain!
This fun event gave the group a chance to relax together before getting down to the serious business of the upcoming exam season.
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.
College hosts events linked to BBC Radio 1 Academy
Gower College Swansea was delighted to host a series of events last week at its Tycoch Campus in the run up to Radio 1’s Academy at the Swansea Grand Theatre in May.
Gower College Swansea Students Win Aberystwyth University Awards
Four students from Gower College Swansea have been successful in Aberystwyth University’s Entrance Scholarship competition.
This year, the University awarded 68 Scholarships and a number of Merit Awards to students applying to study at Aberystwyth in September 2018.
Swansea people securing better employment thanks to College scheme
A programme designed to strengthen Swansea’s workforce has supported nearly 400 people and 80 businesses across the city during its first six months in operation.
Competition success for beauty students
Two Beauty students from Gower College Swansea have scooped prizes at a prestigious Salon Cymru competition.
Amanda Rees took first place at the Cardiff event, where she was closely followed by Katie Jennings in third place. Both students are currently on the Level 2 Cosmetic Make-up course at the College’s Broadway Centre.
Horizons broaden for International team
The College's International Manager Kieran Keogh has recently returned from a successful business trip to Hong Kong and mainland China.
In Hong Kong, Kieran attended a recruitment event with Amber Education, one of the largest student recruitment agencies in the area. In mainland China, he signed agreements with six new partner schools in Zhuzhou, Lanzhou, Shenyang and Beijing.