Regent College is a medium-sized college located close to Leicester City Centre. The college is one of three sixth form colleges in Leicester and it works in partnership with the closely located Wyggeston & Queen Elizabeth 1 Sixth Form College. Regent College is proud to be inclusive and boasts a multicultural and diverse student population. The size of the college enables tutors and support staff to nurture individual students and ensure their journey at the college is a fulfilling, life-enhancing, learning experience.
Regent is a 'Good' college where teachers are motivational and have high expectations (Ofsted 2013)
Ofsted visited the college to carry out a routine full inspection in March 2013 and concluded that Regent is a 'Good' college, where inspectors report that "teachers are motivational and have high expecations of their students".
'Pass it on' - A lifesaving Campaign
Regent College has a long standing commitment in support of the Rik Basra Leukaemia Campaign and will again be hosting a donor recruitment drive and awareness event. This time though it will be as the penultimate organisation in the month long ‘Pass it on’ campaign and running with the support of 31 other businesses and community groups in the month of September, one on each day of the month. The aim is to pass on the vital and lifesaving message, that it’s easy to donate your stem cells!
Regent: Varsity Champions 2015!
In Summer 2015 Regent became Varsity champions with a string of outstanding sporting performances. Each year the four Leicester City Colleges; QE, Regent, Gateway and Leicester College, meet at the University of Leicester Sports Campus to take part in Varsity, a multi-sports day event with tournaments in men’s and women’s 5 aside football, men’s basketball, men’s and women’s badminton, men’s cricket and mixed volleyball.
Entrepreneurs of the Future
The University of Leicester visited Regent College this term to put Business students through their paces.
Twelve level 3 diploma students took part in the Dragon’s Den style competition: Entrepreneurs of the Future Business Ideas.
Regent students make films for Trading Standards
Please follow this link to read the full story: http://www.leicestermercury.co.uk/Students-make-movies-message/story-20089246-detail/story.html
Careers Convention a huge success
Regent College held its joint annual Careers Convention with QE college in April.
25 Exhibitors attended representing careers areas such as Apprenticeships, Engineering, Finance, Health and Gap years opportunities, and more.
Regent Students Test Their Fears
Kajal Grant, Ryan Bray, Omar Butt and Karl Hastings, four of Regent College’s Sports Ambassadors, were selected by Alice Kempski, the College Sport Maker, to attend the 2013 Cooperative StreetGames Young Volunteers (CSYV) residential trip this Easter holidays.