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… 

New: Virtual Open Day and Online Events

Schools, prospective students and parents/carers can take a look at our Virtual Open Day and Online Events 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

    Information About College Re-opening Following the Government announcement on 22nd February and subsequent guidance from the Department for Education, the College will re-open to all students from 8th March.  In order to do this safely and to ensure that we are able to offer lateral flow testing to all students who have returned their consent...
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  • Virtual Open Day and Online Events

    On Wednesday 21st April 2021 we will be hosting a Virtual Open Day and Online Events and invite you to take part. The event is for anyone considering their Further Education choices and will be packed with information, advice and guidance about progressing onto post-16 education at Gateway Sixth Form College. During the Virtual Open...
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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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  • 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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Take a look at the upcoming events at the college

GCSE Results Day 2021

12:00 am - 11:59 pm

Gateway College Virtual Open Day and Online Events

12:00 am - 11:59 pmwww.gateway.ac.uk

Start of Summer term 2021

8:30 am - 4:00 pm