Peterborough Regional College is the largest provider of further education courses in the Greater Peterborough area with over 400 course choices, from basic skills to degrees and professional courses.
It is located on a pleasant, green field site next to the city's Central Park, and is a short walk from the city centre.
The College caters for all ages and currently has approximately 3,250 full time students and 10,500 part time students, studying at the main Park Crescent site and the Corn Exchange in the city centre above the main post office. The college also trains in the workplace and the local community as required.
The college has CoVEs (Centres of Vocational Excellence) in Construction, Manufacturing, and Leadership and Management.
The College is one of the most successful in the UK. Our inspection profile from inspection places us in the top five percent of further education colleges nationally. Pass rates on A Level courses are above the national average for FE colleges.
A large Library and Learning Resources centre
Parcs Restaurant run by college staff and students
A main Food Court and a Coffee Shop
A travel agency
A large suite of hair and beauty salons
A Sensory Support Team who assist students with physical disabilities or hearing or vision impairment
Parking and lifts for disabled students
A Nursery providing childcare for 72 children aged from 3 months to five years
A Student Services department with a nurse, counsellor, housing officer and community liaison officer
A performing arts suite with theatre
A sports hall
Student common rooms/student union
A multi-faith prayer room