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burnley college is the number one college

Burnley College is officially the Number 1 College in the country in the Government’s latest national achievement rate tables for learners aged 16 to 18, maintaining the title it has held since 2018.

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View the National Achievement Rates Table

View the A Level National Achievement Rates Table

Whatever your current educational status – whether you’re considering your options after GCSEs or returning to education as an Adult – you’ll benefit from the unrivalled teaching, training and facilities which make us Number 1.

  • Passionate, approachable Tutors who are experts in their chosen subjects
  • Individualised support to help you excel in your chosen subject and progress after College
  • Extra-curricular activities to bring learning to life and offer new experiences
  • 85% of A Level students achieved at least one high A*-C grade
  • 100% Advanced Vocational pass rate
  • 99% overall A Level pass rate
  • A welcoming, high-tech Campus within easy reach of Burnley town centre.
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If you are considering your options after GCSEs, speak with our friendly School Liaison Team: Caitlin, Amy, Grace, Olivia and Ella for additional support and advice.

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