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Be Extraordinary

The Be Extraordinary programme is designed to provide opportunities for all students to explore beyond their curriculum choices and enrich their student experience. The programme allows you to participate in a range of activities that aim to develop your knowledge, skills and provide building blocks for your future.

Prospects.ac.uk explains how extra-curricular activities can get you ahead with your future plans, whether that’s university, employment or an apprenticeship. Therefore before you leave, check out our Be Extraordinary News section to see what our students have been getting up to.

Be Academic

Do you aspire to attend Oxford, Cambridge or other Russell Group universities?

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Be Employable

Employer visits, talks and volunteering. Make yourself stand out in the world of work.

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Be Active

Team, individual and recreational sports. as well as an onsite gym. What will you get involved with?

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Be Involved

There are so many clubs and societies to join across all three campuses.

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Be Adventurous

Fancy skiing in Austria? Visiting Auschwitz or Madagascar?

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I got into both of the universities I wanted to. It happens so fast and it’s an amazing feeling when you think that all of the work you’ve done has paid off in the best way possible.

Anton Sukhorukov, A Level student

The college is a bright and happy place, everyone is kind and friendly to each other.

Megan Hall, A Level student

My experience at the college has been decent, I’ve met lots of people, its been great to be honest, I’ve really enjoyed it.

Oliver Smith, A Level student