They’ll be more than qualified.

A good education alone isn’t enough to succeed in today’s world. That might sound strange coming from a college but we’re nothing if not honest.

To succeed today students need to be educated and employable and they’re not the same thing. That’s why we offer the highest standards of education and real world skills. It’s a combination we call employment edge and it’s totally unique to Gateshead College.


Employment edge means:

  • Helping students plan their education around a clear career path
  • Industry driven, outstanding education
  • Not delaying the world of work but actively preparing for it from day one
  • Helping our students to grow as people and learn about themselves
  • Helping them to grow in confidence, find purpose and self-belief
  • Giving students the skills, support and direction to make the most of their talents.

Why choose Gateshead College?

There are five ways to study with us:

I’ve gained confidence, interview and work skills which have set me up for life.
Luciana Parker-Jones Intermediate Apprenticeship in Vehicle Body & Paint

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