Welcome to Gateway College

Your progression is a focus for us, as much as it is for you. It is about your progression from week to week and term to term in all aspects of your learning and development.

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Gateway Sixth Form College supports around 1,250 learners from across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland providing a range of vocational and academic qualifications from Entry level 1 to A Levels/Level 3. Based in Hamilton, Leicester, the college is situated on a purpose built 12 acre site. Gateway strives to deliver ‘excellence in education’ and enables students to have a personalized learning experience aiming to challenge, inspire and motivate regardless of a student’s background or ability.

Gateway College is known not only for the excellent support we give to each and every one of our students, but also that final little push we all need to be better than our best!

The 2019 exam results show there has been a further increase in student’s achievements as the College continues to show progress in the improvements it is making. A Level results are up by 7.5% from 2018 and we see high grades (A*, A and B) particularly ascending in Further Maths, Fashion & Textiles, Law and Media… 

Virtual Open Day and Online Events

Schools, prospective students and parents/carers can take a look back at our Virtual Open Day and Online Taster Sessions and Tours and learn about post-16 progression at Gateway College

Information for Schools

Throughout the autumn term we will be working with local schools in the city and county to provide information, advice and guidance on studying at Gateway Sixth Form College.
Ask your School Careers Lead for more information.

Outstanding Facilities and Student Progression

We don’t just give students an education and experiences that set them up for success in a career.

We help them succeed in their career and to discover a field they’re passionate about and dare to lead it.

  • Important Information For Students, Parents and Guardians

    Gateway College is currently closed In line with Government guidelines Gateway Sixth Form College is currently closed to all students and visitors until further notice.  All teaching and learning will continue to take place remotely.  Tutors and teachers will continue to make regular contact with students, and tutors will be contacting their tutor groups regularly...
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  • Exhibition of Art and Design Students Work To Mark A Year Like No Other

    This autumn term, both first and second year Level 3 Vocational Art and Design students have been working on a fine art drawing project. Inspired by artists such as Van Gogh, Mark Powell and Ed Fairburn, students have produced their own personal responses to the project brief and have chosen to address some of this...
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  • Virtual Open Day and Online Events

    Look back at Gateway College’s first ever Virtual Open Day and Online Taster Sessions And Tours We invited schools, students and their parents/carers to our digital event that was packed with information, advice and guidance about progressing onto post-16 education at Gateway Sixth Form College During the Virtual Open Day, we had a line-up of...
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  • The Super Curricular Handbook: Issue 1 Law

    Three A Level students at Gateway Sixth Form College Rida Kassam, Beth Stevens and Rhiya Bhanout have created a handbook full of helpful information and opportunities for students who are set on a career path in Law.   Rida hopes to study Law at university and is considering a career as a commercial solicitor.  She says...
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