Peterborough Regional College is a publically funded institution based in the heart of Cambridgeshire. The college shares a unique relationship with its on campus partner, University Centre Peterborough, offering progression to Degree programmes in IT, Business, Engineering, Media and Journalism and Construction Management.
We welcome students from all backgrounds and provide a friendly and supportive environment for all students. Our courses are nationally recognised and accredited including our English Language courses which are accredited by the British Council. We offer relevant, vocational courses that focus on both the learning and the application of knowledge and skills to provide a solid foundation for university or career progression
Peterborough is a safe place to study combining the best of a modern city with all the history and culture of a town with a rich historical past. It has a diverse and multicultural community.
Peterborough is located 80 miles (182 km) north of London and 40 miles from Cambridge (64 km) with good rail and road links to both cities. It takes only 45 minutes by train to London Kings Cross. Our nearest Airports are London Heathrow, London Stansted and London Gatwick.
Historical attractions include the magnificent Cathedral, Burghley House and Nene Valley Railway. At the heart of Peterborough is Ferry Meadows, a 500 acre country park with lakes and woodland. The City has a wide range of shops, restaurants and a multiplex cinema. Peterborough has several golf courses, swimming pools, horse-riding facilities, water-sports, an athletics ground, ten-pin bowling and ice rink as well as Nationwide League football and ice hockey teams.
Facilities and Support at Peterborough Regional College
Library – reference books, PC centre, access to internet and quiet study areas.
Sports Centre and Fitness Suite
Food Hall, Coffee Shop and Restaurant – offering healthy eating options.
Wellbeing Centre –medical room and nurse, counsellor, careers adviser and learning coaches.
Multi-faith prayer room.
Personal Tutor allocated for every student.
International Student Adviser
We can arrange for you to live with a local family on a self catering basis or half board. Both options can provide you with the perfect opportunity to experience life in England and practise using your English language skills in everyday situations. We can also offer assistance in helping you find a flat or a shared house to rent. The cost of accommodation in Peterborough is lower than most other major cities
English Language – we offer pre-intermediate, upper intermediate and advanced. All levels have flexible start dates and are taught by qualified and experienced teachers. Exams: Cambridge ESOL.
Level 3 Vocational courses (BTEC) – to include IT and Computing, Business, Engineering (Electrical and Mechanical), Construction, Health and Social Care, Media and Journalism and Travel and Tourism. (Recent research shows that approximately 46% of students studying at University have used BTEC qualifications to meet the entry requirements.)
This college can also offer customised corporate training for overseas companies and government organisations.
View www.peterborough.ac.uk for information on our full range of courses and fees and to download our International Brochure and application form.
See what our students say about us on PRC TV available on our website.
For further information or advice please email email@example.com or telephone +44 (0)1733 762292