York St John University
We are proud to have York St John University as our validating partner. Founded in 1841, York St John University has over 175 years of heritage as a leading learning provider in York. It has a thriving student population of over 6,500 studying across nine Academic Schools at both undergraduate and postgraduate level. Like York College, the University has benefitted from significant investment in recent years and now boasts a state-of-the-art Student Sports Park and modern, urban facilities which sit alongside its beautiful, traditional buildings and provide an excellent resource for residents and University students alike at the heart of the city.
University of Huddersfield
Once named in the Times Higher Education Awards as the University of the Year, the University of Huddersfield now hosts around 20,000 students at its campus in central Huddersfield. York College is pleased to be a member of the University’s Education and Training Consortium. The Consortium is a unique partnership of further and higher education providers recognised across the UK. Our teacher training (CertEd/PGCE) students benefit from this award-winning university’s resources, experience and long-established reputation as national leaders in the field of teacher education for the lifelong learning sector.
Pearson is the world’s leading learning company, with 35,000 employees in more than 70 countries working to help people of all ages to make measurable progress in their lives through education. They put the learner at the centre of everything they do, because wherever learning flourishes, so do people. Pearson are the chosen validation for our Higher National Certificate and Higher National Diploma qualifications.