A great place to experience A-Levels

A great place to experience A-Levels

We are one of the largest sixth form centres in the Country with a reputation for success.  We offer over 20 different A-Level subjects, plus the Extended Project Qualification.  Students can expect individual support, expert teaching and help to progress to university or work.

  • 93% of A2 level students progressed within education (2014 Destination Date)
  • 100% pass rate in subjects such as Maths, Chemistry, Physics, Maths, English Language, English Literature, Law, History and Geography
  • To help support you in your academic career we provide outstanding support with UCAS for applications to University
  • Our A-Level students go on to study at universities such as Cambridge, York, Exeter, Newcastle and Durham.
  • Targeted, specific, additional support is provided to Sixth Form Centre students, including individual and small group master-classes and holiday revision sessions
  • We offer specialist advice and guidance with UKCAT (United Kingdom Clinical Admissions Test) and BMAT (BioMedical Admissions Test) that support entry onto medical and veterinary courses
  • You can take part in the Debating Society, Maths Challenge,  NHS approved “What’s it like to be a Doctor Day”, STEMNET challenge, visit to the House of Parliament
  • Our Sixth Form Centre students are able to take part in life skills activities such as World Challenge, Duke of Edinburgh and being a student ambassador


Apply now for 2017/18


A-Levels - watch the film

Watch our new TV adverts to get a glimpse of what it’s like to study A-Levels at New College Durham.


Meet the students

We had fun creating our new TV adverts, involving students from across the college.  Find out more about their story and what they think about studying at New College Durham.

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Take your first steps towards a fantastic future by joining the Sixth Form Centre at New College Durham.


Travel Scheme for 2016/17

We have teamed up with Arriva and Go North East to provide full-time further education students travel support. Our scheme will also consider support for students residing outside of County Durham.