Ashton Sixth Form College offers A-level and vocational programmes to international students and welcomes applications from students of different counties. Ashton Sixth Form College is one of the best Sixth Form College’s in the area with great facilities, teaching, support and progression on to Higher Education. The college has a history of tradition and high values which continue today. We offer over 30 years of teaching experience and the high quality that you would expect from a highly successful college.

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College Life

We have a thriving community of over 2000 students at Ashton Sixth Form College. This means that every student has the opportunity to meet new friends from a range of backgrounds. We have a diverse community of students in the college from a range of communities and countries. The majority of our students are native British. International students will be integrated into the classes and have social events with local students to help them to make friends with people from different countries, improve their English skills and to explore more about British culture. We also have a variety of enrichment activities and facilities for international students.

More details can be found in the links below:

  • Enrichment Opportunities
  • The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award
  • Student Council
  • Student Charter

Reasons for international students to choose Ashton Sixth Form College:

  • We are a Highly Trusted Sponsor under Tier 4 of the UK Border Agency points-based Visa system.
  • A majority of our students are British. International students will study in the classes with British students.
  • We aim to provide truly international education and have very good diversity in our classes.
  • We provide additional English and study support for International students.
  • The college also provides various welfare services to international students, including health care support, counselling, visa application guidance and personal tutorials.
  • We provide high quality host families who offer warm and friendly accommodation. They meet our strict safeguarding standards and go through our rigorous checks.
  • Our Gifted and Talented Programme, called XL, inspires international students to maximise their potential and helps them progress to top UK universities successfully.