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Inventors, innovators, pioneers, performers, creatives, all are welcome at City of Portsmouth College, formed by the merger of Portsmouth College and Highbury College. Choose from A Levels, T Levels, vocational diplomas, apprenticeships or higher education qualifications. There's still time to join us for the 2022/23 academic year. Apply now and find your place in the world!

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Event 14-06-2023

Be inspired at our Creative Festival

Come and join us in celebrating all things creative! Showcasing our students' fantastic talents from many subject areas with art exhibitions, live music, food, drama performances, media & film, and hair & beauty. Catch the Creative Festival at Highbury Campus and Sixth Form Campus on Wednesday 14 June between 5.00-7:30PM and ignite your own creativity.

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NEWS 18-05-2023

Revision hints and tips

We’ve put together some top revision tips for you below to get you started and set you up for success.

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NEWS 25-04-2023

Ex-plasterer takes a hands-on approach to blindness

After a 25-year career as a plasterer, a catastrophic illness which left him almost completely blind could have had a devastating impact on Richard Kirk. Instead, the 43-year-old dad took the opportunity for a complete change in career.

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Courses trending now


Level 1 Diploma in Painting & Decorating

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Level 3 CTEC in Engineering

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Level 3 BTEC National Foundation Diploma in Travel & Tourism

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Princes Trust

Prince's Trust Team Programme

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