Newcastle-under-Lyme College - UK Partnerships - University of Derby

Newcastle-under-Lyme College

Newcastle-under-Lyme College is a highly successful college in North Staffordshire, with pass rates and student success levels amongst the best in the country.

The College has grown significantly over the past 10 years and is currently home to a population of around 3,600 full-time students and over 400 students on higher education programmes. In addition the College has over 800 part-time adult learners, c.1400 employees of local companies on work based training programmes and c.1250 apprentices. In January 2010 the College opened its new £60m campus.

The College's success rates on AS/A Levels and advanced vocational courses consistently exceed national benchmarks, firmly placing Newcastle-under-Lyme College among the top 25% of further education colleges in the country.

In 2013/14 Ofsted awarded the sports department at the College a Grade 1, both for teaching and facilities.


The following programmes are currently running at Newcastle-under-Lyme College:

  • FdA Sport Coaching and Development (from September 2016)


Students apply to Newcastle-under-Lyme College throughout the year and enrol in September.

Award Ceremonies

Awarding students are invited to attend the University of Derby Awards Ceremonies which are held in January.

Key Contacts

Administrative Contact: Fiona Walsh

Academic Contact: Lee Pridmore

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Contact Details

Newcastle-under-Lyme College
Knutton Lane
Staffordshire  ST5 2GB
01782 715111