New UK Partnership with Preston's College - 2015 Partnerships News Article Archive - University of Derby

New UK Partnership with Preston's College

The University is delighted to announce the approval its newest UK partner, Preston’s College.

Preston’s College prides itself on offering an exceptional experience to all of their students, whether they are a school leaver looking to study a vocational course or A-Levels, or an adult returning to education and year on year their students achieve outstanding results with many progressing to further study either at Preston's or at some of the country’s top universities.  Students at Preston’s College excel on a wide range of job-related courses from BTECs and NVQs through to Apprenticeships and Higher Education programmes and with the approval of five University of Derby programmes will now be able to choose from an even wider range of HE qualifications:

  • FdA Children’s and Young People’s Services
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Education Post 14 (Education and Training)
  • Certificate in Education
  • FdA Person-Centred Counselling and Psychotherapy
  • BSc (Hons) Person-Centred Counselling and Psychotherapy

Carleen Osborne, Head of UK Academic Partnerships said of the partnership ‘The approach that Preston’s College has to Enterprise and Employability clearly aligns to that of the University of Derby and for this reason it’s  an absolute delight to have them on board’.