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Student Experiences

"Do the subjects you want to study, if you enjoy the subject you’ll work harder to get great results"

Jade sought out a qualification in childcare after helping out her own family made her realise what career path she wanted to go down. Jade hopes to go on to study for a Foundation Degree in Primary Education, she also wishes to further this with a top up year at university.

Jade Carr - BTEC Diploma Children’s Care Learning & Development

"Sunderland College has really helped me to realise my own potential"

Nadia had an ambition to set up her own business, so she enrolled on a vocational Business course - she is now studying Business and Marketing at the University of Sunderland

Nadia Caney - Business and Enterprise

"I've already cooked for Royalty, there's not many people can add that to their C.V at 18!"

Chelsea has a real passion and flair for cooking. While at college she was given the opportunity to work alongside Chef David Gill at the luxury Chalet Eugenia in Switzerland

Chelsea Jamieson - Food Preparation NVQ