Freedom of the Open Roads wins poetry competition

Freedom of the Open Roads wins poetry competition

Petroc's Languages department held a poetry competition for National Poetry Day 2017, where students were encouraged to submit original works on the theme ‘Freedom’.


Petroc graduates celebrate incredible achievements at annual ceremony

Petroc graduates celebrate incredible achievements at annual ceremony

Over 100 Petroc Higher Education students received their qualifications at the college’s annual Graduation this weekend (7th October).


Psychology student Charlotte celebrates scholarship and successful year at Cambridge

Psychology student Charlotte celebrates scholarship and successful year at Cambridge

Charlotte Jones, part of Petroc’s ‘Oxbridge Five’, is celebrating after an extremely successful first year at Cambridge saw her become a scholar of the college, gain the Lister scholarship and receive a college prize!


Chef of the Year winner travels to Germany for prize tour

Chef of the Year winner travels to Germany for prize tour

Petroc’s Chef of the Year 2017 has received his final prize – a two-day trip to MKN’s German headquarters.


Petroc students celebrate another year of exceptional A-level results

Petroc students celebrate another year of exceptional A-level results

Petroc A-level students are celebrating record-breaking results today (Thursday, August 17), with over a quarter (26%) of all learners receiving A* to A grades.


Petroc student wins BTEC Art & Design Student of the Year

Petroc student wins BTEC Art & Design Student of the Year

A Petroc art student has been awarded the Pearson BTEC Art and Design Student of the Year 2017 at a ceremony in Westminster yesterday (July 6).


Businesses discover how employees with learning disabilities can add value at conference

Businesses discover how employees with learning disabilities can add value at conference

Petroc staff shared the results of a collaborative project looking at employment for students with learning difficulties and disabilities (LDD) at a conference last week (June 28).


Business student Lucy Jarrett honoured by The Diana Award

Business student Lucy Jarrett honoured by The Diana Award

A Business student thanked Petroc after she was honoured at this year’s The Diana Award ceremony, which celebrated outstanding young people who embody the Princess’s qualities of kindness, compassion and service.


Outdoor Adventure students undertake kayak expedition in Menorca

Outdoor Adventure students undertake kayak expedition in Menorca

Outdoor Adventure students spent five days in Menorca on a sea kayaking expedition at the culmination of their course.


Events Management students raise over £800 for charity

Events Management students raise over £800 for charity

FdA Events Management students held a family fun day, and raised over £800 for charity in the process.